Kosher Cinema

Vienna’s Jewish Film Festival once again presents a broad range of cinematic gems while documenting the achievements of those that came before us. With centuries of ups and downs – persecution, hardships, trials and tribulations, but also triumph ...
KiKi Layne as Tish and Stephan James as Fonny star in Barry Jenkins' IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK, an Annapurna Pictures release.
James Baldwin’s If Beale Street Could Talk takes flight under director Barry Jenkins At its best, fiction can portray reality in a way that non-fiction can’t. It should come as no surprise then, that in our era of Black Lives Matter and taking a k...
There’s so much good television available to stream these days, to say nothing of the films. As the holidays roll in, quirky, dark children’s classics, Mexican demon hunters and alleged Russian royals entice you to stay in. A Series of Unfortunate Events | Kids, NETFLIX Based on the best-selling series from Lemony Snicket, the third […]
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In the lead-up to International Women’s Day, the Vienna International Women’s Film Festival once again presents an eclectic selection. Drawing attention to accomplished filmmakers since 2004, the FrauenFilmTage takes pride in showcasing female t...
The holiday season may be over, but winter is not – so bundle up on the sofa! There’s a mix of great shows and movies coming up. SITCOM Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Directed by comedian Tina Fey, the fourth and final season of Kimmy Schmidt’s misad...

Troubled Waters

Visually stunning and brisk, Styx asks a lot of hard questions but avoids simple answers. With thousands of desperate Africans braving the Mediterranean every year in rickety boats in the vague hope of starting a new life up north, the ongoing migration crisis remains a challenge to the liberal values of Europe, with authorities struggling […]
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Danse Macabre Visually spectacular, Luca Guadagnino’s reinterpretation of Suspiria is flawed but atmospheric The threshold to womanhood might not be the most obvious theme for your run-of-themill horror story, but Suspiria, a reimagining of Dario Argento’s giallo (pulp) classic of the same name, is far from the usual. Opening at this year’s Viennale before going […]
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Bohemian Rhapsody

Actor Rami Malek revives rock icon Freddie Mercury in a bona fide performance A Hollywood adaptation on the stellar rise to fame of the larger-than-life band Queen and its charismatic frontman Freddie Mercury has been a long time coming, and directo...
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