Me and the Jewish Thing is a humorous and frank documentary dealing with the existential questions that new parents of differing cultural backgrounds encounter when deciding which family traditions to pass on to their children.
Besides producing the documentary, Copenhagen Film Company has developed an accompanying educational web site with assignments for lower and upper secondary school. The film can be rented from DanishDox.
Director: Ulrik Gutkin
Editor: Lars Juul Jensen
Producer and Cinematographer: Casper Høyberg
PR: Hanne Vagner
”A subtle description of the agonies of modern man when searching for his identity” – Weekendavisen
”Golden moments” – Information
”Disarming humor” – Politiken.
Me and the Jewish Thing was warmly received by the Danish audience and international TV broadcasters. The film has been shown in the USA, Australia, South America, England, Israel, and Poland, and is in high demand for national and international meetings and conferences.