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Posts Tagged: Steven Spielberg Jewish

September 13, 2022 10:31 am

Director Steven Spielberg Shows Glimpses of His Jewish Upbringing in Semi-Autobiographical Film ‘The Fabelmans’

Acclaimed filmmaker Steven Spielberg debuted on Saturday night at the Toronto International Film Festival his most personal movie yet, a semi-autobiographical drama about his Jewish...

October 20, 2019 6:05 pm

Director Steven Spielberg Recalls Antisemitic Bullying He Faced in School: ‘It Made Me Feel Ashamed of Being Jewish’

Filmmaker Steven Spielberg was the target of antisemitic bullying in school as a youngster, the Hollywood heavyweight revealed in a recent interview. The result, he admitted,...

January 18, 2018 12:04 pm

Lebanon Allows Spielberg Film ‘The Post’ After Censorship Threat

Lebanon will let cinemas show Stephen Spielberg's latest film "The Post" after the interior minister ruled on Wednesday against a request to ban it over...

January 16, 2018 10:26 am

Lebanon Bans Steven Spielberg’s ‘The Post’ Over Famed Director’s Ties With Israel

JNS.org - Steven Spielberg’s latest film, “The Post,” has been banned in Lebanon due to the famed Jewish-American director’s purported ties with Israel. A source involved with...

February 22, 2017 11:37 am

Leah Adler, Steven Spielberg’s Mother, Dies at Age 97

She was a concert pianist and a painter and most recently the owner of a kosher restaurant in Los Angeles called The Milky Way. Leah Adler,...

November 17, 2015 1:34 pm

Famed Israeli Violinist Itzhak Perlman to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

JNS.org - Famed Israeli violinist Itzhak Perlman will be among the 17 recipients of America’s Presidential Medal of Freedom next week. He is the fourth Israeli...

June 6, 2014 10:52 am

Steven Spielberg’s Niece Auditions for ‘The Voice’ in Israel

JNS.org - Jessica Katz, the niece of Academy Award-winning filmmaker Steven Spielberg, has auditioned for the new season of the Israeli version of the talent...

May 8, 2014 9:51 am

Obama Receives Humanity Award From Spielberg’s Holocaust History Foundation

JNS.org - Famed filmmaker Steven Spielberg's Holocaust history foundation, the USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education, on Wednesday presented President Barack Obama with...

December 26, 2012 10:25 am

From ‘Schindler’s List’ to ‘Lincoln’: How Judaism Shaped Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg's films, including his latest, "Lincoln," continue to reflect his Jewish upbringing. Like most movies, the script of the legendary director's life and career...

November 20, 2011 12:31 pm

Top 10 Jewish Celebrity Role Models (Living)

Owning a PR agency, I work to build brands and create personas. We have worked with many celebrities and are well aware of the impact...


European Jewish Community Unenthusiastic on EU Antisemitism Initiatives: Re...

The European Jewish diaspora is unenthusiastic about European Union (EU) member states' efforts to fight antisemitism, according to a report...


Biden Says Never Seen Such Anxiety Over Israel’s Political Situation...

i24 News - US President Joe Biden told Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a phone call on Sunday that...

Middle East

Archaeologists Discover Oldest Pearl City in the Gulf in the UAE

i24 News - Archaeologists on Monday claimed to have found the oldest pearl city in the Persian Gulf on an island off one of the northern Sheikhdoms of the United...


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