05.31.2016 | 23 Iyar, 5776
Palestinian-American activist accuses Israel and US of shared legacy of ethnic cleansing
Shin Bet: 2 minors arrested for terror stabbing of elderly women in Jerusalem
Hezbollah deputy: No war this summer 'unless Israel chooses'
Hebron shooter's lawyers: Bring terrorist's body back to Israel
Bennett launches Knesset Question Hour with one-liners and debate
Joint taskforce established to examine state of early childhood day care
Ya'alon hints at fundraising for new party in letter
In surprise move, Netanyahu says he’s ready to negotiate based on Saudi peace initiative
Irish FM: BDS is a 'legitimate political viewpoint'
Classical Review: Gloria
Taking pride in film
Alice Cooper for president!
Standing the test of time
Hapoel TA forces Game 5 against Jerusalem
Israeli gymnast wins bronze medal at European championships
J’lem aims to finish off Hapoel in Game 4 in Tel Aviv
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
Our World: The old generals’ old plan
King Agrippa I: The last Maccabee
Normalization talks with Turkey advancing
Turkey's Erdogan: No Muslim family should engage in birth control
Chew your way to tolerance: New spoof ad seeks to end Islamophobia
Iranian woman diguised as a man sneaks into soccer match
Iran says pilgrims will not attend haj in Mecca, blaming Saudi 'sabotage'
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
New York Jews sing, dance with locals in Morocco and Tunisia
CDU minister: Put Jewish member on looted art panel
'French Jews experiencing worst situation since 1945'
Labour readmits activist suspended for blaming slave trade on Jews
Majority of Israelis ignore illegal public smoking
Environment ministry to ensure beaches are 'bikini ready' with cleanup program
Israeli researchers discover Pilates exercises help after heart attack
In first, New Zealand 'innovation' delegation comes to Israel
BGU researchers: Staring, not crowding, most bothers obese air travelers
Country ‘lags behind’ in fighting smoking, says prevention council
Leviathan signs $3b. deal to power planned electric plant in Be’er Tuviya
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Digitized Talmud and mobile app to be launched
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Sanders: Israel has a right to US protection
NY Times editor calls out Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets
Who needs Hillary? Trump, Sanders mull televised debate
Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Captain America revealed as a secret Nazi in new comic
The personal account of a Canadian lawyer hiking the Israel National Trail
Grapevine: Loving the city
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
The good news and the bad
Homage to Anne
Necessary Stories: The plowman meets the reaper
Artist of patterns
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
An African night in Jerusalem
In your footsteps, Orwell
This week in Jerusalem
Always look on the bright side of yourself
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
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Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Digging with the Bible
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
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
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
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
WWII Japanese First Suicide Bombers; Atomic Bomb in Context
Do Not Leave Our Fate To Others!.......
Two States for Me, None For You
The Gender Crisis
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
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 screening lineup incorporates four films, which will be accompanied by music and personal stories.
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.
“I didn’t believe a film could have so much power to impact on people. Anyone who has seen it has taken a lot from it.I certainly did.”
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