Reviews of movies and TV focused on women

Tag: Shira Haas

  • Review: Unorthodox

    Review: Unorthodox

    Unorthodox is a German mini-series about an ultra-Orthodox Jewish woman who escapes her community in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg district. She goes to Berlin, a place simmering with the spirits of dead Jews, where she finds help and acceptance.

  • Review: The Zookeeper’s Wife

    Review: The Zookeeper’s Wife

    I saw The Zookeeper’s Wife on opening weekend at the earliest matinee. The theater was packed! I didn’t hear any sobbing, but, frankly, I felt like sobbing uncontrollably several times during the film. That doesn’t mean it was a bad film. The Zookeeper’s Wife was a very good film.