Jack Rosenthal

Remembering Jack Rosenthal on his birthday.

September 8, 1931 – May 29, 2004.

Jack Rosenthal was a Jewish British playwright and author, responsible for some of the most memorable depictions of Jewish life on television and in the movies. His screenplay credits include the BBC’s 1976 production Bar Mitzvah Boy and co-writing the 1983 film Yentl with Barbra Streisand.