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08

Apr
2022

In General

By Jan Tenhaven

Coming soon: ADAM & IDA

On 08, Apr 2022 | In General | By Jan Tenhaven

After six years of development, shooting, editing and post-production, my new documentary is finished. ADAM & IDA tells the incredible story of Jewish twins Adam and Ida Paluch, who were separated as toddlers in the ghetto, survived the Holocaust and miraculously found each other again 53 years later. Here you can find the trailer and further information. Premiere and festival dates will follow soon.

07

Apr
2022

In General

By Jan Tenhaven

TV-Premiere: HASS, LIEBE, HEIMAT

On 07, Apr 2022 | In General | By Jan Tenhaven

Ein junges jüdisches Pärchen wandert aus Polen aus – und geht nach Israel, um sein Glück im Heiligen Land zu suchen. Zwei Israelis wiederum finden sich mitten in Berlin wieder, nicht nur auf der Suche nach einer neuen Heimat, sondern auch nach den besten Falafel jenseits von Jaffa. Mehr Infos hier: HASS, LIEBE, HEIMAT – ab 12.04.2022 in der Arte-Mediathek.

17

Apr
2021

In General

By Jan Tenhaven

Nominierung für CIVIS Medienpreis 2021

On 17, Apr 2021 | In General | By Jan Tenhaven

I am very happy and proud that my documentary HEY, I AM A JEW has been nominated for the CIVIS Media Prize 2021 – out of almost 800 submissions from 20 European countries. The prize honors programme achievements in the field of migration, integration and cultural diversity. The winners will be announced on 21st of May. Here is a list of all nominees and the Jury’s Remarks.

 

 

 

 

16

Apr
2021

In General

By Jan Tenhaven

TV premiere POLEN SHALOM

On 16, Apr 2021 | In General | By Jan Tenhaven

POLEN SHALOM my Arte documentary on Jewish life in Poland is now available for free online streaming here.

15

Apr
2021

In General

By Jan Tenhaven

Start of filming ADAM & IDA

On 15, Apr 2021 | In General | By Jan Tenhaven

I am very pleased to announce that after a long development and financing phase, filming has now begun in Chicago on the documentary ADAM & IDA (working title). The film will tell the incredible story of the Jewish twins who were separated as infants in the Holocaust and found each other again more than half a century later.

27

Mar
2021

In General

By Jan Tenhaven

My comment on the the fake documentary “Lovemobil”

On 27, Mar 2021 | In General | By Jan Tenhaven

The so-called documentary film “Lovemobil” has broken its contract with the audience and abused its trust. I have tried to write down here why the clear criticism of it is necessary in order to subsequently point out a fundamental problem. (In German only.)

16

Nov
2020

In General

By Jan Tenhaven

HEY, I AM A JEW! – Reviews

On 16, Nov 2020 | In General | By Jan Tenhaven

I am very grateful for the positive response my film HEY, I AM A JEW! has received in the press and on social media. Here is a small selection of voices about the film.

25

May
2020

In General

By Jan Tenhaven

My column in “Der Tagesspiegel”

On 25, May 2020 | In General | By Jan Tenhaven

The Berlin newspaper “Der Tagesspiegel” had asked me if I would write a column for their media section. I did that with pleasure. Here is the result.

16

Apr
2020

In General

By Jan Tenhaven

Short films from the lockdown: 4 WALLS BERLIN

On 16, Apr 2020 | In General | By Jan Tenhaven

30 filmmakers from Berlin and Brandenburg are currently creating 2-minutes short films shot within their own four walls. Among the participating directors are Wim Wenders, Annekatrin Hendel, Hans-Christian Schmid, Detlev Buck, Mo Asuman and Andreas Dresen.

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25

Feb
2020

In General

By Jan Tenhaven

Research trip to Chicago

On 25, Feb 2020 | In General | By Jan Tenhaven

Very excited to announce that I have started working on a new documentary project, ADAM & IDA a film with and about a pair of Jewish twins. They had been separated in a ghetto in Poland, survived the holocaust in a camp and in hiding – and found each other again miraculously half a century later. Filming will start in spring.