Tweet In observance of the last two days of Passover Seraphic Secret will be offline until Wednesday. We wish all our friends and relatives a joyous and kosher Passover. We also wish an inspirational Easter to all our Christian friends.
Posted in Judaism, Passover
Also tagged Easter
Tweet Tonight begins the holiday of Passover in which Jews celebrate deliverance from Egyptian bondage. In order to escape the shackles of slavery, the vast machinery of the mighty Egyptian state had to be crushed. Those who wielded absolute power were reduced to nothingness. G-d did this not only to diminish the physical power of […]
Posted in America, Islam Denial, Islamic State, Islamic Terror, IslamoNazis, Israel, Jewish Holidays, Judaism, Passover
Also tagged Democrat Fascists, Hagaddah, Holocaust, J Street, Jewish Voices for Peace, Slavery
Tweet In honor of Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, I am posting my film, The Devil’s Arithmetic, starring Kirsten Dunst and Brittany Murphy. The film is based on the book of the same name by Jane Yolen.
Tweet In the wake of the Jew-hating shooting in Kansas, the National Council of Young Israel, an Orthodox network, is urging Jews, on the last days of Passover, not to walk home alone from synagogue. With all due respect to Young Israel, that advice is just silly and only reinforces victimhood. Do you honestly think […]
Tweet Seraphic Secret watches movies in thematic clusters. Last year I concentrated on the work of specific actors, among them: Clara Bow, John Gilbert, Mary Nolan, Lon Chaney, Esther Ralston and, adolescent sigh, Brigitte Bardot. For the past few weeks I’ve been screening war movies, with an emphasis on films from Russia and Finland. World […]
Posted in Finland, Movies, War, War Movies
Also tagged Antti Tuuri, Birth of a Nation, Continuation War, Cuckoo, Finland, Finnish War Movies, Lappland, Lielle Meital, Russia, Sami, Shabbat, Suomi submachine gun, The Brest Fortress, Winter War