From Tablet Magazine ‘Norman,’ starring Richard Gere, is an absorbing film about a Jewish connector who’s looking for an honest piece of the action—and finds one …They get nothing wrong. Richard Gere’s accent, old New York Jewish faded with the decades and lunches cadged at the Four Seasons; the boxy, ill-fitting suits of Israeli politicians … Read more
How is this video different from our other videos? Music video for “Mah Nishtanah,” performed with the human voice and objects from the Seder table.
In the month of May I added 36 films to this site. Some of them are old, others are new. There are shorts, feature films, documentaries and TV series among them. In the list below I used the English title for all them, but many of them are from other countries. The only thing common in them … Read more
Please enjoy the new design of this site. A few things to point out. The site is much faster It is easier on the eye You can still access the chronological and categorical archive of the blog, but it moved from the sid the bottom Replies to comments are now indented for easier threading We … Read more
THE FILM REFUGE tells the story of Rachel, a young Jewish-American woman who moves to Vienna, Austria to work for the IAEA. She befriends Yitzhak, an Ethiopian Jew and former refugee, who lives in her apartment complex. When confronted with their shared cultural history, Rachel must reconcile her past with Austria’s Holocaust history and the … Read more
In the month of April I added 77 films to this site. Some of them are old, others are new. There are shorts, feature films, documentaries and TV series among them. In the list below I used the English title for all them, but many of them are from other countries. The only thing common … Read more
From the Jerusalem Post Ronit Elkabetz one of the brightest stars in he Israeli film industry, died on April 19 of cancer at the age of 51. The public is invited to pay its respects on Wednesday at the Tel Aviv Cinematheque from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a memorial service for … Read more
From The Hollywood Reporter ‘The Baker and the Beauty‘ and ‘Milk & Honey‘ are bound for the broadcaster’s new foreign-language drama platform Walter Presents. Israeli TV powerhouse Keshet International has sold two comedy series to Walter Presents, the recently launched on-demand platform for foreign drama from British broadcaster Channel 4. The Baker and The Beauty … Read more