At the cannes film festival's circulating the new movie ”Rothchild”, a dark comedy about a arvstvist where Gibson plays a grumpy patriarch by the name of Whitelaw Rothchild. The name Rothchild is similar to the one on the jewish dynasty, and the bankfamiljen Rothschild as often is the target of anti-semitic conspiracy theories, and themes.
Gibson has previously been known for his infamous statements about jews, who they blame for all the wars in the world; a statement he later apologized for. He has also caught on tape when he puts down the racist comments.
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leading film and television critic Emily Nussbaum writes that it is ”frankly shocking that he is in the movie. I understand it really is not.”https://twitter.com/emilynussbaum/status/1128040298607726600
On Twitter call rabbi Danya Ruttenberg the news about Gibson's new film ”scary”. And the actor and screenwriter Seth Rogen commenting on the news that Gibson will play santa claus in an upcoming movie with a twist in which he is similar to Gibson at a holocaust denier.https://twitter.com/Sethrogen/status/1126341083405869056