Education: Hackney Roots


Targeted at schools and youth groups, our film based, intergenerational pilot project Hackney Roots aims to explore representations of Jewish identity and celebrate Jewish heritage.

Launched in autumn 2013, Hackney Roots is an innovative programme designed to promote knowledge, understanding and interest of Jewish life in Hackney.

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Video on Demand: Cupcakes


With feel good music by Babydaddy (Scissor Sisters), technicolor styling à la Almodóvar and an unashamedly entertaining storyline that could have come from Friends, this hit musical comedy is the guiltiest pleasure of the year.

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Video on Demand: Srugim


The Israeli Friends with a twist: Srugim (‘Knitted’) is the hit TV series that follows the lives of a group of 30-something modern Orthodox singles as they navigate love, friendship and faith in contemporary Jerusalem.

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Video on Demand: Paris Manhattan

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Sophie Lellouche’s debut feature playfully references Woody Allen’s classic movies and even stars Allen himself – in a cunning cameo! A fun and nostalgic romantic comedy that never fails to charm.

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