Not sure what to watch while physically distancing? Need a resource on how to support local artists? Want to receive exclusive offers? Browse The Hub for JxJ’s curated and regularly updated aggregator of the many virtual ways to stay connected and clued in.
With his show ‘Dave,’ Lil Dicky has found his true calling — being the Larry David of rap
If you haven’t heard of the comic rapper Lil Dicky, and you are at least tangentially interested in rap or comedy, you should familiarize yourself with him.
‘In My Room’ With the Indigo Girls
The Indigo Girls played a handful of songs from their manager’s office in Atlanta, Georgia, for “In My Room,” our IGTV series in which musicians perform while in quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lennie Niehaus, Alto Saxophonist and Frequent Clint Eastwood Collaborator, Dies at 90
His résumé includes ‘Bird,’ ‘The Unforgiven,’ ‘The Bridges of Madison County’ and an Emmy Award.
Empire Podcast #416: Eliza Hittman
On the latest locked down slice of Empire Podcast goodness, we welcome Eliza Hittman, director of the excellent Never Rarely Sometimes Always, who joins Helen O’Hara for a transatlantic chat about the acclaimed drama.
Warner Bros. Offers Free ‘Just Mercy’ Rentals to Help Educate on Systemic Racism
Warner Bros. has announced it is making its 2019 legal drama “Just Mercy” available for free on digital platforms such as Amazon and iTunes throughout June in response to the death of George Floyd.
John Legend, Taraji P. Henson, and More Sign Open Letter to Stop Increasing Police Budget
A report from Variety states the “open demand letter” has already been signed by the likes of Lizzo, John Legend, Taraji P. Henson, Natalie Portman, Jane Fonda, ACLU executive director Anthony Romero, and more.
Documentary on Juilliard Drama Division Co-Founder and Teacher to the Stars Gets On-Demand Release
Creating a Character: The Moni Yakim Legacy looks at the theatre teaching legend who counts Patti LuPone, Viola Davis, Jessica Chastain, and more as his former students.rom the Beatles to Prince, 10 classic albums to break out when the temperature rises.
The Best in Jewish Cinema, Streaming on ChaiFlicks
JxJ is joining our industry partners to keep our connections strong and uplift your spirits while we self-isolate at home. To that end, we’re pleased to announce ChaiFlicks, a source for some of your favorite Jewish films, as seen at past editions of JxJ and the Washington Jewish Film Festival. JxJ email subscribers enjoy a 30-day free trial. $5.99/month or $66/year. Cancel anytime.
As we all get used to spending some extra time at home, our Artistic and Managing Director Ilya Tovbis has some recommendations for Jewish Films, TV shows, and a comedy special you can stream while Cafritz Hall is closed. Tag us on social media to let us know what you’re watching @JxJFest on Facebook and Twitter!
Note that much of the following content is available on platforms that require accounts or registration. We will endeavor to keep this page as updated as possible, but be aware that film and TV streaming rights and exhibition change regularly. If you believe some of these titles are no longer available, or there are others we missed, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Available on Netflix
The Awakening of Motti Wolkenbruch
Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story
Circus of Books
Dead to Me
Fauda (Season 3 available now)
For the Love of Spock
A Fortunate Man
Harold and Lillian
The House of Flowers
The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show (Season 1)
Inside the Mossad
Jerry Seinfeld: 23 Hours to Kill
The Kominsky Method
The Last Resort
Never Have I Ever
One of Us
The Red Sea Diving Resort
A Serious Man
A Tale of Love and Darkness
The Tenth Man
They Are Everywhere
Tiffany Haddish Black Mitzvah
Available on HBO GO
Einstein and Eddington
Keeping Up with The Steins
Larry David: Curb Your Enthusiasm
Larry Kramer in Love and Anger
The Merchant of Venice
The Number on Great-Grandpa’s Arm
The Plot Against America
The Wizard of Lies
The Zookeeper’s Wife
Available on Amazon
The Art Dealer
Dorfman in Love
Harold and Maude
In Search of Israeli Cuisine
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Rabin in His Own Words
Schmoolie The Deathwatcher
The Squid and the Whale
Strictly-Jewish- The Secret-World of Adass Israel
Tel Aviv on Fire