An Author's Retrospective: Jay Rosenblatt

FOUR QUESTIONS FOR A RABBI

Jay Rosenblatt, Stacey Ross
Screening time  
02.03. / Friday, 18:00 - 20:00 Theatre 5  
A film that touches upon issues of identity, persecution and mortality.

When Stacey Ross unexpectedly died in 2007, her friends contacted filmmaker Jay Rosenblatt to complete a project she had only just begun. The result is ‘Four Questions for a Rabby’, a film that touches upon issues of identity, persecution and mortality.
 

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Jay Rosenblatt

Jay Rosenblatt is an internationally recognized artist who has been working as an independent filmmaker since 1980 and has completed over twenty-five films. His work explores our emotional and psychological cores. They are personal in their content yet universal in their appeal. His films have received over 100 awards and have screened throughout the world. Eight of his films have been at the Sundance Film Festival and several of his films have shown on HBO/Cinemax, the Independent Film Channel and the Sundance Channel. ZagrebDox screened many of his films in International Competition, My Best Dox, and in the author's retrospective in 2012, when Rosenblatt held a masterclass.

Stacey Ross

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FOUR QUESTIONS FOR A RABBI

USA
2008, 12', color, video

Directed by:
Jay Rosenblatt, Stacey Ross

Edited by:
Jay Rosenblatt

Producers:
Judith Montell, Erica Marcus, Laurie Coyle, Emmy Scharlatt

Festivals & Awards:

Black Maria Film Festival – Director’s Choice Award