Knesset passes controversial 'Norwegian Law'
Lawmakers call for end to Books and Authors Law
Berko, Shalev chosen for committee to select next Attorney General
Economy Ministry to award scholarships to Beduin students
Putter around with art in Bat Yam
Joining in the fun of the Irish
More than 200 French Jews arrive in Israel as new immigrants
Grapevine: Music to his ears
Hasarma to make Arab history on sidelines
Kroyter jumps back into picture as high-flying Israeli phenom
Blue-and-white moves up gear in EuroBasket preparations
Plzen crushes Maccabi Tel Aviv’s hopes
Pollard's lawyer hopes parole board will let him make aliyah
PA, EU: Israel's authorization of 300 new settler homes harms harmful to peace
Seven Arabs arrested for attacking Jews on Jerusalem promenade
Why is Muslim harassment of Jews on the Temple Mount increasing?
Sara Netanyahu: We invest in protecting our children, our enemies invest in terrorism
'Amnesty report is fundamentally flawed, shows its compulsive obsessiveness towards Israel'
World Jewry remembers Samuel Pisar, ‘moral voice of a generation’
New York to investigate haredi schools for lack of secular studies
Israeli archaeologists find remnants of landmark synagogue destroyed by Nazis
Most Jewish students faced hostilities on North American campuses, study says
John Kerry: Pollard's release not related to Iran deal
Top US general distances himself from choice of Iran deal or war
Strategy emerges to reimpose US nuclear sanctions on Iran under a different name
France's Fabius visits Tehran, extends Paris invite to Rouhani
Can a video campaign sway US support for the Iran nuclear deal?
Iraqi militia leader says US not serious about fighting Islamic State
Canadian-Israeli anti-ISIS fighter: If we don't fight them there, they'll come here
My friends went on vacation and all I got was this stupid ISIS flag
Report: ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' is now running from ISIS
With more than 250,000 dead in Syria, UN proposes working groups for peace
Second reported IAF strike: Damascus says Israel strikes pro-Syrian Palestinian militia
Quality of Health Ministry’s staff better than its image, says D-G
Knesset drops requirement for doctor’s authorization for adults who want to work out in gyms
Israeli researchers: Type II diabetics should never forgo breakfast
Illegal anabolic steroids smuggled in by fitness instructor seized
Israel’s largest solar field begins flowing to the national grid
Hydrocarbons found in second wells at Golan Heights oil project
Establish commission to examine water flow to Jordan, MK says
Steinitz, Netanyahu postpone vote on gas compromise outline
Budget deal to give NIS 18,000 ‘piggy bank’ to 18-year-olds
Tech talk: Cybereason takes on Operation Kofer
Israeli safety app Musketeer saves lives
Earth-like planet discovered beyond solar system
An Israeli accelerator grows in New York
Your investments: Newlyweds - Get on solid financial footing before buying an apartment
Vote ‘no’ on anti-Israel resolution: Send a message for peace education
Encountering peace: The disengagement – 10 years on: What we choose to forget
Media comment: The unethical media that disengaged itself
It’s not a done deal
Iran deal’s inspections aren’t kosher
Take two tablets!~
Lincoln and the Jews
Portrait of an assassin's wife
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Ulpan in Danger
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Eyes on the prize
Reining in an out-of-control teen
Taking a silver jubilee bow
Tel Aviv Light Rail tows a hefty load
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The Pilots Who Helped Save Israel
This Week in Israeli History: Roi Klein, Sergeant’s Affair and the Founding of Rishon LeZion
New York, Nu York: It Began with a Mitzvah
Giving Iran the Bomb Is Insane
Superman Goes to Kenya
Israeli Church leaders blame anti-Christian attacks on government inaction
Poll: Pope Francis' approval rating dips in US ahead of September visit
Oren: Jesus today would be a settler
Israeli Christian group challenges BDS with new guide
ISIS claims kidnapping of 3 African Christians in Libya
New Campsite for Youth Dedicated in Maginim Forest
New Hadid Single Dedicated in Ben Shemen Forest
Eucalyptus Park in Beit Shean Inaugurated
Tranquil Weekend in Nes Harim for Gaza Border Families
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
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LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
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Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
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Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
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07.30.2015 | 14 Av, 5775
Camels, murder, wine and women are the focus at the 10th Australian Film Festival.
By HANNAH BROWN
A guest at this week’s LGBT Film Fest in TA, filmmaker Eric Schaeffer describes
how he came to write a film about a transgender girl, and how he cast the part.
Ohad Milstein’s provocative documentary "Four Variations on Detachment" looks at alternative lifestyles, with surprising results.
By BARRY DAVIS
The 24/7 Israeli Cinema channel.
The new entertainment complex is expected to open in June 2015 in the Abu Tor neighborhood of Jerusalem.
This week’s PrintScreen Festival at the Holon Cinematheque takes a closer look at how the human memory is faring in the digital era.
"Run Boy Run" tells the true story of Yoram Israel Fridman, who was smuggled out of the Warsaw Ghetto at age eight.
By TOM TUGEND
Some of Israel's best films are being released on DVD and with English subtitles to boot.
To mark World Autism Awareness Day, The Jerusalem Post’s film critic shares a personal guide to autism-related movies.
‘Mad Men’ and movie madness.
With a Jewish-infused style, the late Sid Caesar revolutionized television comedy.
By ROBERT GLUCK
For a group of American film students, the focus will be on getting to know Israel – not through sightseeing – but through studying with professional filmmakers in Jerusalem
A week of movies and lectures devoted to the way films illuminate the brain will be presented at the Jerusalem Cinematheque.
For two weeks straight I would immerse myself in the sheer pleasure of watching films from around the world.
By RUTH BELOFF
This year, Ellen DeGeneres is hosting the 86th Academy Awards. 'Jerusalem Post’ film critic places her bets.
While movies about slavery and the Holocaust easily entice Oscar voters, many of these films lack originality and uniqueness.
By NOA AMOUYAL
This week on the small screen.
The cinematheques present Hitchcock's silent films.
In open letter, acclaimed director says adopted daughter victim of mother's "festering anger."
The Hollywood film producer said that it's time for Jews to protect themselves.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Elle vient de présenter son premier film en tant que réalisatrice : Une histoire d’amour et de ténèbres, adapté du roman autobiographique d’Amos Oz. Entretien avec la star que la Croisette s’est arrachée
By KENNETH URAN
A l’heure où le cinéma fait les gros titres, le musée d’Eretz Israël nous invite à un voyage dans le temps. Retour dans le Tel-Aviv des années 1930
Lia Van Leer s’est éteinte à l’âge de 90 ans. Une personnalité rare, dotée d’une volonté et d’une exigence hors du commun
By HÉLÈNE SCHOUMANN
Depuis 16 ans, le festival qui a lieu pendant la semaine de Hanoucca illumine la Cinémathèque de Jérusalem. Plus de 60 films à la thématique juive explorent la complexité de la diaspora et sont montrés à un public de plus en plus jeune
Pour la première fois, Dany Boon présentait l’un de ses films en amont de sa sortie sur les écrans bleu-blanc : Supercondriaque
By JOHANNA AFRIAT
Sur les 20 pays représentés au festival du film Religion Today (la religion aujourd’hui) de Trente en Italie, l’Iran et Israël sont les plus prolixes
By BERNARD DICHEK
En 1900, peu après l’invention des frères Lumière, un capteur d’image allait fixer sur la pellicule la Jérusalem de l’époque
By HELOISE FAYET
Chaque année, le 7e art s’invite à Haïfa pour un festival international, à l’occasion de Souccot
Motivation Zéro titille l’armée israélienne à travers le regard de soldates peu glorieuses des services de secrétariat. Une comédie noire et subversive à souhait
By MICHAL LEVERTOV
L’opus est sorti en salle le mercredi 30 avril. Mais bien avant d’envahir les écrans, le film d’Alexandre Arcady : « 24 jours, la vérité sur l’affaire Ilan Halimi », faisait déjà couler beaucoup d’encre
By BERNARD MUSICANT
J’ai connu Ronit par une froide soirée d’hiver. Dans ce café parisien, nous avions lu des poèmes de Baudelaire… elle en hébreu, moi en français. C’était il y bien longtemps… Aujourd’hui elle se voit nommée chevalier de la Légion d’honneur
Evénement incontournable des cinéphiles du pays, le festival du film français s’impose en Israël pour sa 11e édition
By Nathan Cahn
Comme chaque année, le Festival du cinéma israélien se déroule au cinéma des Cinéastes, qui se transforme pendant cette semaine en un formidable mini-Israël, avec une atmosphère électrique
Le régime des intermittents est à nouveau sur la sellette. L’occasion de revenir sur les mérites de ce système aussi décrié qu’admiré. Et de découvrir l’envers économique de la culture israélienne, bien moins riche
By MILKA KAHN
« Nous avons toujours considéré Monuments Men comme un film de braquage plus que comme un film de guerre »
Le festival « Another Look » a permis aux Israéliens de redécouvrir de grands chefs-d'oeuvre cinématographiques
By ADÉLIE POJZMAN-PONTAY
Le festival « Another Look » a permis aux Israéliens de redécouvrir de grands chefs d'oeuvre cinématographiques
By ABRAHAM COOPER
Le festival « Another Look » a permis aux israéliens de redécouvrir de garnds chefs d'oeuvre cinématographiques
Social media campaign, promoting popular TV drama's star as a challenger to Sisi in Egyptian presidential elections, goes viral.
By THE POST,JPOST.COM STAFF
‘Jerusalem Boxing Club,’ a documentary about the eponymous organization that operates in the Katamonim, is both a definitively Jerusalem story and a typical Israeli one.
The city is part of the cast at a thriller showing at the Jerusalem Film Festival.
The Kings School of Media hands out this year’s Mini Oscars.
By ARI MARRACHE
Brain and Cinema Week comes to the Jerusalem Cinematheque, exploring the complicated machinations of our minds via lectures coupled with movies.
"There is no reason not to keep Cinema City open on Saturday," says Mickey Levy of pending Supreme Court hearing on issue.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The French comedy festival's at a theater near you.
The spirit of dissidence is deeply rooted in Litvinov’s family, beginning with his great-grandfather’s revolutionary work with Vladimir Lenin and Joseph Stalin, Dima Litvinov says.
By SHARON UDASIN
The Jerusalem Pitchpoint is an annual event in which aspiring Israeli filmmakers pitch their projects to international film and television executives
A French film about a lottery winner who doesn’t like money
"Terminator Genisys" packs a powerful punch.
By RICK BENTLEY
The 32nd Jerusalem Film Festival will take place from July 9-19 at the Jerusalem Cinematheque, and the Israeli film competitions will be front and center.
In addition to the German films, the Tel Aviv International Children’s Film Festival will feature a program of Israeli films.
History, thrills and comedy are the focus at Israel’s 11th Australian Film Festival.
Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts are compelling as they try to hold on to their youth.
Past, present and future are featured in this season’s film line-up.
A selection of great things to do over the coming week and over the weekend.
A friend of Israel, Havel opposed the sale of weapons to regimes hostile to our country and always spoke forcefully against anti-Semitism in Europe and in the world.
By MAXIM REIDER
Israel’s top filmmakers have produced an anthology of short films influenced by the movies they love.
‘Rosewater’ is Jon Stewart’s reverent look at Iranian dissidents
A festive December at the Jerusalem Cinematheque.
The 28th annual LA Israel Film Festival is a varied gourmet meal, providing festival-goers with a small taste of the best of modern Israeli cinema.
Farsi has been able to visit Iran in the past, but she says, “After this film, for sure I can’t go back. I’m persona non grata.”
The Russian director speaks about his latest award-winning film which finds people in a remote town trapped by situations beyond their control.
The festival is both international and Israeli, and has a number of competitions for foreign films, notably the Golden Anchor Award for the best film from a country on the Mediterranean.
New theater, to open in Jerusalem in mid-September, will show critically acclaimed, high-quality movies from all over the world.
‘That Lovely Girl’ is a horrible movie.
‘Hill Start’ will take you on a pleasant trip.
‘The Knick’ is a gory trip back to 1900-style doctoring.
By ROBERT LLOYD
"Zero Motivation" received nominations for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Actress, two for Best Supporting Actress as well as in six other categories.
It's been 20 years since one of Disney's most beloved films was released, but few people know that villain Scar's song "Be Prepared" was inspired by Hitler.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Cultural events around Israel for the weekend of July 24, 2014 and the coming weeks.
Siddharth tells an Indian tragedy.
The Titanic Exhibition comes to Tel Aviv.
Plenty of entertainment between tours, art and music is to be found
Screenwriter and novelist Dan Gordon discusses his latest suspense novels, intimately based on his time in Israel.
Each of the four Israeli films Nesher has made over the last decade has themes and subjects that have never been addressed so deeply, and some of which have never been addressed at all, on screen.
A controversial tale of Hitler and Hollywood.
By ALEXANDER ZVIELLI
Docaviv’s music offerings include a firsthand account made up entirely of authentic footage of the underground post-punk scene in Berlin.
The Mana Rishona production company will screen 15 short films at a gala at the Tel Aviv Cinematheque to get the public used to the genre.
What's happening in Israeli entertainment this week.
The Cinema City entertainment extravaganza complex opens just ahead of the Oscars.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
President-elect Reuven Rivlin, when making his maiden speech in his new role, congratulated his wife on soon becoming Israel’s first lady.
In ‘Apples in the Desert,’ secular life seems tempting to a young haredi girl.
The Spanish drama ‘Loreak’ flowers delicately.
Three cinematheques will run a retrospective of Dan Wolman’s films.
New film portraying the tale of Moses set to hit theaters this month.
"Serial (Bad) Weddings" gives you lots to look at but little to think about.
Irish Film Week comes to Israel.
Next week at the 6th DocAviv Galilee Festival.
What is expected to be shown on the big screen this fall.
The usual suspects cleaned up at the 66th Emmys.
Ken Loach’s fact-based film ‘Jimmy’s Hall’ takes us back to 1930s Ireland.
Jerusalem Film Workshop program has students split into groups at their arrival and tasked with making a variety of short films.
By JACOB RYAN
From the moment he burst on the scene, he displayed an awesome ability to evoke the deepest feelings and sentiments from his audience.
By STEWART WEISS
By taking a stand in favor of divestment the Presbyterians of America are saying that they have figured out who is right and who is wrong in the conflict.
By JPost Editorial
"I was one of a number of rabbis in Palm Beach County in Florida who were asked to speak after showing of the Polish film."
By ELI KAVON
Modern rabbis should learn that less can be more; enabling freedom can strengthen Judaism and the state’s Jewish character, not weaken it.
By GIL TROY
The table at which Cameron was seated had once been that of one of Cameron’s predecessors, Benjamin Disraeli, who like Cameron had Jewish antecedents.