Morning Movie – When Jews Were Funny Nov 12

Alan Zweig’s 2013 documentary “When Jews Were Funny” surveys the often colorful history of Jewish comedy in America. The documentary is insightful, often hilarious and packed with one-liners.

Where: Temple Beth El
When: November 12th
Time: 10:15am

Refreshments will be served.

While taking the viewer on the journey through the history of Jewish comedy, a second journey is taken in the exploration of what it means to be Jewish in America. The film explores the role of Jewish comedians in the history of North American comedy and humour from the Borscht Belt to the present day.