Mamadrama is a unique film and perhaps also an important tribute to the real nature of the Jewish mother.
What characteristics define the Jewish mother in popular culture? Most would agree with loud, obnoxious and overprotective. What about warm, affectionate and loving? How many would agree with manipulative, overbearing, tender and loving? Through...
An exploration of the depiction of the Jewish mother on screen, which challenges prevailing stereotypes.
Mamadrama is a fascinating and moving documentary in which the personal experiences of filmmaker Monique Schwarz have been beautifully integrated into her examination of the representations of the Jewish mother on screen. Schwarz found that...

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