Germans & Jews Reviews

September 8, 2016
Don't let its deceptively simple title and brief 76-minute running time fool you. "Germans and Jews" is a nuanced look at a complicated situation that offers insights into the intricacies of the human condition.
August 3, 2016
In its short running time, the film speaks volumes about the human capacity for understanding, empathy and hope.
June 16, 2016
It proves a level-headed, borderline-detached stab at understanding how Germans, and by extension Germany as a whole, dealt with a still-fresh history of mass extermination and attempted world conquest.
June 13, 2016
A talking heads documentary featuring intellectuals, both Christians and Jews, now living in Germany. Didactic more than it is compelling.
June 10, 2016
Thoughtful wide-ranging discussion covers changing relationship between Jewish & German intellectuals since the Holocaust. . . useful, revealing where-are-we-now marker.
June 9, 2016
Subtle, compact but deeply resonant ...
June 9, 2016
Don't expect simple answers in "Germans & Jews." Just prepare for formidable questions. Those are the real reasons to see this incisive documentary.
June 9, 2016
Mostly engaging, mostly talking-heads documentary.
June 8, 2016
For a film encompassing generations of fraught history, Germans & Jews is awfully short, but hardly superficial.