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Building a Life on Truth

Building a Life on Truth

Not until 21 years after he finished film school in 1997 did Amichai Greenberg release his first feature film, “The Testament,” which is playing in Tenafly next week as part of the of a..View More


The Israeli Film Festival is at the JCC in Manhattan this week

The Israeli Film Festival is at the JCC in Manhattan this week

There is little doubt that over the decades cinema has deeply affected our special connection with Israel. In the mid-1950s, Jewish audiences squirmed while watching “Hill 24 Doesn’t in..View More


Domestic Disturbances

Domestic Disturbances

Many veteran observers of Israeli film try to discern trends in new releases as a clue to the mood of the country. Filmmakers tend to be less circumspect about their views. On the other hand, as its..View More


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Building a Life on Truth

Building a Life on Truth

Not until 21 years after he finished film school in 1997 did Amichai Greenberg release his first feature film, “The Testament,” which is playing in Tenafly next week as part of the of a..View More


The Israeli Film Festival is at the JCC in Manhattan this week

The Israeli Film Festival is at the JCC in Manhattan this week

There is little doubt that over the decades cinema has deeply affected our special connection with Israel. In the mid-1950s, Jewish audiences squirmed while watching “Hill 24 Doesn’t in..View More


Domestic Disturbances

Domestic Disturbances

Many veteran observers of Israeli film try to discern trends in new releases as a clue to the mood of the country. Filmmakers tend to be less circumspect about their views. On the other hand, as its..View More


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