Case Studies

Case Studies is where we review as many works of Jewish horror as we can. If you have any suggestions for what we should cover next or want to write a post yourself, get in touch!

The Tribe (Bari Wood, 1981)

Bari Wood’s chilling golem tale is a sophisticated look at trauma and revenge that is finally getting its flowers four decades after its release

The Vigil (dir. Keith Thomas, 2020)

It might not be perfect, but Keith Thomas’ The Vigil is a fresh, exciting new entry into the Jewish horror genre – and throws down a much-needed gauntlet for other creators