When Jews Were Funny

Monday, February 24


Regal Birkdale Stadium 16
7:00 PM

When Jews Were Funny

When Jews Were Funny

Presented in Collaboration
with the
Jewish Council of Lake Norman

Date Passed

Insightful and often hilarious, this documentary featuring Howie Mandel, David Steinberg, Shelley Berman, Shecky Greene and many others examines the history of Jewish comedy, from the Catskills to the present day, ultimately exploring what it means to be Jewish and how assimilation has changed Jewish humor.


Director: Alan Zweig

Language: English

Run Time: 90 minutes

Canada 2013

Best Canadian Feature, Toronto International Film Festival, 2013