About the Author

Benjamin Elterman

Benjamin Elterman is a writer of stage, film, and television. Originally from Dallas, Texas Benjamin has worked in Seattle, New York, and currently lives in Los Angeles. He and his writing partner Marc Goldsmith started SixDegreesOfKosherBacon.com in 2015 as a way of growing their new appreciation for their Judaism. Benjamin has worked with such companies as Je'Caryous Johnson Entertainment, Chocolate Filmes, Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, and Pictures From the Fringe.

Aladdin: Understanding Reality is A Whole New World

The Disney film tackles the conflicts of self-doubt, actualizing potential and escaping reality.

Lady Bird and Struggling with My Identity

Who we are versus how we wish the world would see us.

The Zookeeper’s Wife: Holocaust and Personal Trauma

The Holocaust film depicts how trauma irrevocably impacts the individual.

Han Solo Shot First

According to the Torah, was Han Solo justified in killing Greedo?

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