04.29.2016 | 21 Nisan, 5776
Hamas: 'There will be an explosion' unless Israel lifts Gaza blockade
Two Palestinian teens attempt to stab IDF soldier at West Bank checkpoint
Palestinians clash with IDF forces as Jewish worshipers visit Joseph’s Tomb
Exclusive: Israeli envoy slams Austria’s hosting of Palestinian hijacker terrorist
Palestine, ISIS flags banned from Eurovision song contest
In Depth: ZAKA founder explains why Haredim entering the workforce is a Torah value
NYT: Israel denies waiting for Obama successor to strike defense aid deal
Bikini blunder?: Bar Refaeli swimsuit collection accused of copying $11 eBay design
Gal-On endorses Berko to head key Knesset panel
Mimouna all night long
Katz: We can’t count on US at UN
Music maestro Zubin Mehta remains young at heart
ISRAELI OPERA Gounod: Romeo and Juliet TA Opera House, April 18
Dining: A roadside attraction
J’lem wraps up first place and home court in postseason
Rajkovic suspended following Sakhnin brawl
Tensions run amok as Mac TA, Sakhnin brawl in rematch
Sinai Says: New horizons open up for Casspi following breakthrough season
Your investments: Omer and building wealth
COLUMN ONE: Defeating Hamas in America
Israel’s economy: Reasons to be cheerful – and some for concern
MIDDLE ISRAEL: Should we visit Auschwitz?
Terror victims' kin have no right to sue Iran in US courts, Zarif says
Fragile economy forces Iran's top leaders to form alliance
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Italy nabs four suspected in ISIS plot to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican
Analysis: The limits of the Iran-Russia alliance
Report: Iran looks to deploy Hamas in the battle to liberate Mosul from ISIS
VIDEO: ISIS forces withdraw from strategic town under Assad’s protection
Boston-area men charged in ISIS-inspired beheading plot against police
Former Nazi guard expected to break silence at German trial
Potential Jewish NFL pick chooses latkes all year long
A new arrival to Calcutta gives its Jewish population a bump, to 9
Next year on Alpha Centauri: Stephen Hawking wishes friends 'Pesach Sameach'
How much money is the life of the world's richest Jew worth?
Rx for Readers: Attending to hygiene in geriatric homes
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
Haifa and NY researchers collaborate on treatment for two deadly cancers
TA pub fined NIS 50,000 in anti-tobacco suit
Optical guide will keep orthopedic procedures on target
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
Country’s young computer innovators create apps at HackTrack TLV
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
Trump, Clinton score early wins in Northeast states
Trump slams 'B-actor' with 'no mojo'
VIDEO: A 'Hassidic Jew' and 'devout Muslim' walk the streets of New York
This week in 60 seconds: Priestly blessings and religious brawls
Grapevine: Finally, a family center
Just Torah: Passover: A means – not an end in itself
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
Can you match the President to his opposing candidate?
Animals are just the best.
Can you solve this riddle?
Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
Seen by engagement
Turning the (Seder) tables
‘Seas’ the day
Worn out with your workout?
The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
A different Passover Seder
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Appeasement for Peace?
Just look at Miriam now
It's The Jews Fault, They Could Have Prevented WWII!....
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.
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
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
The interplay of father and son makes for a stirring exhibition at the Jerusalem Cinematheque.
A decidedly unconventional hassidic woman lets Jerusalemites in on a slice of her life, and what has made her an icon in her Belz community and the world of haredi cinema
By PEGGY CIDOR
‘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
Austrian Film Week comes to Israel.
‘The Jerusalem Post’ spends the day on the set of Avi Nesher’s upcoming movie, ‘Past Life’.
The company's original content is still licensed to local Israeli providers; Other hit movies like Mean Girls will be absent from the local lineup.
By NIV ELIS
Another Look presents a restored view of European classics.
Great movies to see this week on the small screen.
‘The Brand New Testament’ is a divine comedy.
Billed as Birthright’s Cinema Day, the group turned the Cinema City lobby into an Israeli job/ education/aliya fair.
"Wedding Doll" will give you cold feet
‘Rabin, the Last Day’ focuses more on the PM’s death than his life.
Being stranded on Mars is no laughing matter. Or is it?
It’s hard to get Gere out of your mind in "Time Out of Mind."
‘A Tale of Love and Darkness’ illuminates Amos Oz’s vision
The festival will take place from September 26 to October 5 at the Haifa Cinematheque.
Only one of the movies nominated for Best Picture has opened in theaters so far: Shemi Zarhin’s The Kind Words.
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 round-up of news briefs from around the nation.
By COMPILED BY TAMARA ZIEVE
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 production, estimated to cost over $40 million dollars, is the first of a trilogy and took more than seven years to complete.
President-elect Reuven Rivlin, when making his maiden speech in his new role, congratulated his wife on soon becoming Israel’s first lady.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Fans of franchise use occasion of new film's release to raise money for a good cause.
By JOSH HASTEN
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
The Supreme Court vs. Cinema City.
By GERARD HEUMANN
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