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For Maysaloun Hamoud, the real shock of her film

Alcohol, drugs and lesbianism: Arab Israeli film faces backlash

Jerusalem (AFP) - The culture clash in "Bar Bahar" starts off when Nur, a veiled and conservative Muslim, moves into a flat with two other Arab Israeli women and sees their drug-taking, party-going..View More


Noam Pinchas, left, and Tal Barda co-directed and produced The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev, which screens Feb. 25

FILM FEST OFFERS THE BEST OF ISRAELI CINEMA

The upcoming Israeli film festival is a great way for Canadians to be exposed to Israeli cinema, says Irit Stopper, deputy consul general of Israel. Stopper said the Israeli film industry has in in..View More


Still from the film 'The boy from H2' Courtesy B'Tselem

The Boy from H2: Israeli film brings conflict into spotlight at Berlin festival

Israeli entry sheds an unpleasant spotlight onto life in the divided West Bank city of Hebron A 12 year old Palestinian boy is taken by a soldier to his parents, accused of throwing stones. "What's..View More


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Berlinale Premieres Its First Yiddish Film and Revisits an Israeli Classic

A meditative documentary about Samuel Bickels, a polyglot costume drama about Karl Marx and a star-studded André Aciman adaptation are among the films to watch for at this year's Berlin Film..View More


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Annual Jewish Film Festival begins on Feb. 11 in Greensboro

The annual Triad Jewish Film Festival will features six thought-provoking films from around the world from Feb. 11 to 23 at Regal Greensboro Grande Stadium 16. According to Sarah Malino, chairwoman..View More


Film festival offers 32 films showcasing Jewish and Israeli cinema

Mizel Arts and Culture Center is hosting the 21st annual Denver Jewish Film Festival sponsored by Wagner Wealth Management and the Sturm Family Foundation through Feb. 20 in the Elaine Wolf Theatre..View More


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Film festival offers 32 films showcasing Jewish and Israeli cinema

Mizel Arts and Culture Center is hosting the 21st annual Denver Jewish Film Festival sponsored by Wagner Wealth Management and the Sturm Family Foundation through Feb. 20 in the Elaine Wolf Theatre..View More


Detail from poster for 'Norman,' starring Richard Gere and directed by Joseph Cedar.

The Times of Israel Presents: Israeli cinema, theater and conversation – in EnglishA new series of regular events in Jerusalem will showcase the best of Israeli culture and public life for visitors and English-speaking residents

Israeli writers, filmmakers, musicians and public figures are lining up to join The Times of Israel's new series of English-language events in Jerusalem. They include ex-Mossad chief Efraim Halevy,..View More


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The Times of Israel Presents: Israeli cinema, theater and conversation – in English

From February, we will be interviewing the country’s top personalities live on stage and presenting the best of Israeli theatre and cinema available in English.February 14: THE CITYOn 14,..View More


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