Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Mick Jackson Stars: Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Spall, Andrew Scott, Harriet Walter, Jack Lowden, Alex Jennings, Mark Gatiss, Caren Pistorius, John Sessions. The well-acted and intelligent courtroom drama Denial is a dramatic depiction of the real life high profile 1996 libel trial in which controversial historian and Holocaust denier David Irving (here played by Timothy Spall) sued American academic and historian Deborah Lipstadt (Rachel Weisz) for libel over comments she made about him in her book Denying The Holocaust: The Continue reading

JEWISH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2016 – interview with Eddie Tamir

by GREG KING The Jewish International Film Festival screens from October 27 and runs through until November 23 and will screen some 70 films over the course of the festival. This year's selection of films includes some provocative documentaries and features. The opening night film is Denial, starring Rachel Weisz. Greg spoke to festival director Eddie Tamir to learn more about this year's program. Continue reading