Title – Colonia (2015) Director – Florian Gallenberger (John Rabe) Cast – Emma Watson, Daniel Brühl, Michael Nyqvist Plot – Based around true events, Colonia sees flight attendant Lena (Watson) who goes searching for her kidnapped boyfriend Daniel (Brühl) who has been taken against his will by Chile’s Colonia Dignidad sect leader Paul Schäfer (Nyqvist)… Continue reading Film Review – Colonia (2015) — Jordan and Eddie (The Movie Guys)
My buddy Kelley and I are writing a screenplay. Well, it’s based on a story that I adapted from a novel that I wrote, which really is a tongue twister. The plot: It’s 1945, two fraternal twins survive Auschwitz. One of them gets away (manages to escape) and the other is left to be a… Continue reading “Auschwitz Game” –
Over the past few weeks, I have been researching for my book Mannor . The book is about a woman named Chevra Palley who goes to live in Poland to teach at a university. In time, she soon realizes that her house is filled with spirits and ghosts that died during the Holocaust. Many of the… Continue reading Liese (Liesel) Abraham
It has occurred to me that I’ve been searching the Yad Vashem Shoah database for names of people that need to be spoken about. I usually start with typical Jewish names like “Chana” or “Liesel”. A whole bunch of names will appear on the database. I go and click on the ones I want to… Continue reading What have I done to these Pages of Testimonies?
Today, I saw the trailer for the film ” A United Kingdom” and I cannot wait for it! It comes to theaters in Feb of next year. Pike plays Ruth Williams, a woman who married an African king in the early days. Back then interracial marriages were considered outlawed. I can’t even stand that.. but… Continue reading Rosamund’s BACK .. in an awesome new way!
As a writer, and as a person who tends to write a lot of stories, I have seemed to come up with a plot for a new novel. Holocaust lit should be it’s own genre. Sadly, it’s not . But, with my stories, I tend to look up real people and write a… Continue reading Literature comes to life?