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Posts Tagged: Israeli Film

June 3, 2016 4:29 am

Israeli Who Won First-Place Award at Cannes Student Competition Says Not All Art Hailing From Jewish State Reflects Palestinian Conflict (INTERVIEW)

An Israeli filmmaker who won the top award at a competition at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival last month told The Algemeiner on Wednesday that not all films...

June 2, 2016 11:25 am

Israeli Film on Female IDF Soldiers to be Adapted Into US Comedy Series - BBC America will adapt an acclaimed Israeli film into an American TV comedy series, according to a list of future BBC America projects announced...

January 28, 2016 10:55 am

Egypt Cancels Private Screening of Award-Winning Israeli Film - Egypt’s Culture Ministry canceled a planned screening of an award-winning Israeli comedic film, The Band’s Visit, Haaretz reported Wednesday. A screening of the 2007 film about an...

October 29, 2015 6:01 pm

Helen Mirren Recalls Volunteering on Kibbutz, Hitchhiking Israel at LA Israeli Film Festival (VIDEO)

Iconic actress Helen Mirren was honored with a lifetime achievement award by the Israel Film Festival in Los Angeles on Wednesday, declaring her love for the "great,...

September 3, 2015 11:41 pm

Film on Rabin Assassination Competes for Major Prize at Venice Film Festival - A film by Israeli director Amos Gitai about the 1995 assassination of former Israeli prime minister Yitzhak Rabin is competing for the Golden Lion...

December 12, 2014 5:00 pm

Israeli Film ‘Gett’ Nominated for Golden Globe Award - The Israeli film "Gett: the Trial of Viviane Ansallem" has been selected as one of the top five nominees for best foreign...

February 20, 2014 7:35 pm

First-of-its-Kind Jerusalem Film Workshop Begins in July - The Jerusalem Film Workshop, which organizers are calling the first program of its kind, announced that it is opening its inaugural summer class on...

January 11, 2013 2:09 am

Two Israeli Films Nominated for Best Documentary Oscar

In an unprecedented achievement for the Israeli film industry, two of the five documentary features nominated for Academy Awards this year are Israeli submissions: "The...

December 17, 2012 6:12 pm

The 2012 Jewish Year in Review

We're in the middle of 5773, but turning the corner on 2012 and saying goodbye to a year of making history. January brought us the 10th...

October 22, 2012 6:38 pm

Israeli Filmmakers Celebrated at Chicago International Film Festival

Two Israeli films and a third film by an Israeli director were announced as winners at the 48th annual Chicago International Film Festival Competition, which...

September 21, 2012 11:07 am

Innocence of Religion

The pathetically incompetent film "Innocence of Muslims" has sparked off the usual and predictable riots and murder around Muslim streets and illustrates perfectly the cultural chasm...

May 17, 2012 1:40 pm

Monty Python Actor Cleese to Star in Israeli film

British comedian John Cleese has signed on to act in Israeli writer-director Reshef Levy's next film, "Hunting Elephants," alongside Israeli actors. Cleese, who is...

March 14, 2012 4:44 pm

From Dolphins to Shimon Peres

Israeli filmmaker Dani Menkin has a nose for the unusual. His 2005 documentary "39 Pounds of Love" grew out of a chance meeting in a...

January 24, 2012 10:46 am

Oscars Bring Israelis and Iranians Together Through Nominations

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced it's Oscar nominations on Tuesday.  The Israeli film, "Footnote", has been nominated for Best Foreign...


Exclusive: Iran Sends Russia Hundreds of Ballistic Missiles, Sources Say

Iran has provided Russia with a large number of powerful surface-to-surface ballistic missiles, six sources told Reuters, deepening the military cooperation between the two US-sanctioned countries. Iran's provision of around 400 missiles includes many...


Hamas Sexual Violence ‘Systematic and Deliberate’, Says Israeli...

The Association of Rape Crisis Centers in Israel on Wednesday published an extensive report submitted to the UN detailing the...

Middle East

Iraqi Kurdish PM Cancels Meeting With Iran Minister in Protest Over Attack

Iraqi Kurdish Prime Minister Masrour Barzani canceled a meeting with Iran's foreign minister at the World Economic Forum at Davos in Switzerland in protest over Iranian missile strikes on the...

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