Presented by Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival

When Jews Were Funny

Part of the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival
Apr 2014
About the Event

Country: Canada
Director: Alan Zweig
Runtime: 90 mins

Insightful and often hilarious, the latest from documentary filmmaker Alan Zweig surveys the history of Jewish comedy, from the early days of Borsht belt to the present, ultimately exploring not just ethnicity in the entertainment industry, but also the entire unruly question of what it means to be Jewish.