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The Green Prince

Movie Review: ‘The Green Prince’

  The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is one of the most polarizing issues of the modern age.  It’s a divide that has become entrenched in the cultures of the region, and its ensuing..View More


The Green Prince

A Spy Shaped by Manipulation and Shame

The emotional core of “The Green Prince,” Nadav Schirman’s gripping documentary thriller, is the deepening relationship of Mosab Hassan Yousef, a Palestinian recruited as..View More


The Green Prince

He was the son of a top Hamas leader — then he became an Israeli informant

Mosab Hassan Yousef, nicknamed "The Green Prince" by Israeli intelligence, is the real-life subject of a new documentary - also called "The Green Prince" - along with his former handler, Gonen Ben a..View More


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Big Bad Wolves

2013: A Year of Growth For Israeli Cinema

Although this year, Israel will not have a film competing for an Oscar, there is no doubt that Bethlehem, Israel's submission to the Academy will be seen by American audiences. 2013 brought Israeli..View More


Israel Film Center Recap: Doc Aviv

The 2013 Doc Aviv Film Festival included a diverse selection of Israeli premiere documentaries. On a oddly misty night in the new Tel Aviv port (though it felt more like London), the festival opened..View More


The Debt

"The Debt": American Remake of Israeli Film Opens This Week

The long awaited "The Debt" opens this Wednesday in NY, and premieres tonight at The JCC in Manhattan to a sold out crowd. This film was one of the most anticipated films that fell through the of of..View More


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