if these knishes could talk

Knishes Available on Amazon

This year, give her something she’ll really enjoy—a copy of If These Knishes Could Talk: The Story of the New York Accent. …

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Knishes Wins Best Picture!

The heck with the Academy Awards—Knishes just won Best Picture at the Red Hook Film Festival. (And I won Best Director: Documentary.) …

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Knishes in the New York Times

Ginia Bellafante wrote about Knishes and the New York accent in time for the premiere at the Art of Brooklyn Film Festival. …

An Irish Heavyweight in Brooklyn

In addition to New Yorkese, I’m also a huge fan of boxing. I’ve been following a heavyweight from Dublin named Thomas Hardwick …

Knishes in the NY Times!

Sam Roberts did an article on people trying to lose their NY accent for professional reasons—and mentioned yours truly and the film! …

Knishes in the News

“If These Knishes Could Talk,” my documentary on the New York accent, has received a lot of press lately. Take a look …