07.30.2016 | 24 Tammuz, 5776
South African NGO brings together Palestinian factions for unity talks
Nasrallah: Israeli-Saudi relations worst development in Arab sphere
Protesters enraged at ICRC cut of Palestinian prison visit program in half
A year after Duma fire bombing, Dawabsha family vows to persevere
Rabbi Eliezer Berland indicted for sex offenses
Edelstein turned down Netanyahu’s offer to be foreign minister
Mac TA, Beitar J’lem close in on playoffs
Knesset caucus to help English-speaking olim
Netanyahu likely to attend summit in Nigeria by end of year
Netanyahu misses deadline on appointments
Netanyahu denies Israeli government prefers Trump over Clinton
Remembering Satyajit Ray
Idan Raichel sheds a few layers
Israeli art: Upgrading our presence of mind
New on the small screen
Push for FIFA to eliminate settler teams from Israeli soccer leagues
Stoudemire retires from NBA, Hapoel Jerusalem next stop?
Atzili, Beitar visit Latvia • Mac TA takes on Pandurii
Revolutionary artificial material fits body like a glove
Attempt to stop beachside development plan heads to High Court
eBay, Israel Post join forces to boost online selling
Not just fun and games: Seeking tech behind video games
Health Ministry launches plan to eradicate hepatitis C
Israeli researchers find way to detect cancer cells before becoming brain tumors
Arab-Israeli children much more likely to die in accidents
Delek makes bid for exploration license south of Cyprus
Economic committee chairman calls for guidelines to protect animals during live shipments
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
Lied big time
My Word: Cinema verité and calling the shots
An advocate for genocide against Jewish ‘babies’ and ‘old ladies’
Report: Assad and Putin held secret meeting, discussed Israel
Ex-Saudi general issues scathing critique of Palestinian terror groups
For first time during Syria war, Israel opens border for humanitarian aid
Entire region concerned about ‘day after’ Iran deal expires
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
Dennis Ross urges end to Pollard curfew
Israel slams German university for claim it harvests Palestinian organs
Celebrities jump on board to save Jewish mother's life
US Jewish machers meet Mideast mavens
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
In historic nomination, Clinton vows to protect Israel and enforce Iran deal
Israel reiterates support for a two-state solution amid GOP shift
Israeli ambassador Dermer credits Clinton for 2012 Gaza ceasefire
At Republican, Democratic conventions, different types of anger
Grapevine: A time to mourn
Grapevine: Paths of Jewish Lithuania
This week in 60 seconds: The IDF gets its man
Making a difference as proud Israelis
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
A dog watches a horror movie, his reaction is priceless!
This is how cats catch their rides in Thailand...
Do you believe in the Paranormal?
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
The word of a woman
The outpost on Oliphant Street
Dark years on the Côte d’Azur
Hot off the Arab press
The public broadcasting service:
With best intentions
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
The untapped power of youth
All lives matter
‘The Simpsons,’ for a change
Born, raised and educated in a vineyard
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
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Pope's trip to Poland overshadowed by killing of French priest
Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
Tzvika Kaplan Scenic Lookout Inaugurated on Mount Carmel
Looking for IMI, the Blue Box's “Little Sister”- Can you help?
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
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
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
The three-day event, which ended Wednesday at the offices of Casablanca’s SOC club.
The former Miss Colombia causes uproar over tweet using play on the similar-sounding Spanish words for an expletive slang term and 'Jewish.'
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Obama: These men and women have enriched our lives and helped define our shared experience as Americans.
Révéler les mille et une facettes du judaïsme, faire tomber les préjugés pour tendre la main à l’autre. Telle était la mission du festival du film juif de Jérusalem
By HÉLÈNE SCHOUMANN
“It’s a human experience that the viewers can identify with."
By BARRY DAVIS
The park and its activities will be geared toward children and the entire family. It will be open each day from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m..
By HANNAH BROWN
The screening lineup incorporates four films, which will be accompanied by music and personal stories.
'I have nothing good to say about him,' Sarandon said of Allen. 'I don't want to go there.'
The film tells the tale of how a Jewish "Sonderkommando" death camp worker finds a corpse he thinks is his son's and decides to bury him.
The late great Indian director’s films are the subject of a retrospective at the Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Haifa cinematheques.
Amy Schumer after ‘Trainwreck’ and the chill on ‘Everest’.
Some nice ‘Memories,’ but nothing too memorable.
Elad Nehorai’s new web series showcases eclectic residents of controversial settlement Bat Ayin.
By AMY SPIRO
Dimona dances, Emmy snubs, Wallace lives, ward opens.
‘Love & Friendship’: Laughs & fun.
What to do this week and beyond.
By SHAWN RODGERS
Kristen Stewart, Jesse Eisenberg enliven Woody Allen’s new film -‘Cafe Society’.
By MICHAEL PHILLIPS
Asaph Polonsky’s drama nabs Best Israeli Feature Film • Best Documentary for ‘Dimona Twist’ by Michal Aviad
Disturbing the Peace will be shown next Thursday evening on the wall of the Jerusalem security barrier for residents of the West Bank.
By SOPHIE ASHKINAZE-COLLENDER
Body snatchers, time travel and Meryl Streep.
‘Julieta’ is Almodovar lite.
“It was really hard to choreograph at the same time as I was working with Yasmeen. She is the most demanding choreographer I have ever worked with and I say that in a very positive way.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
A guest of the Jerusalem Film Festival, Laurie Anderson reflects
on life and loss in her latest film, ‘Heart of a Dog.’
The late founder of the Jerusalem Film Festival, Lia van Leer, conceived of this as an event that would enrich and draw attention to Israeli films, and it has certainly done that.
American filmmaker screening of a 35 mm print of 'Pulp Fiction' from his private collection was the hottest ticked at the 33rd Jerusalem Film Festival.
TV on the big screen, legendary ladies, ‘Mr. Robot’ returns.
The living dead try to take over the Old City in ‘Jeruzalem.’
‘Finding Dory’ channels the charms of ‘Nemo’.
By KENNETH TURAN
The Jerusalem Film Festival opens on July 7.
Tarantino, who last visited Israel to promote his 2009 film, Inglourious Basterds, is one of a great number of exciting guests who will take part in this year’s festival.
Two teenage girls find love in ‘Barash.'
‘The Settlers’ looks at the past, present and future.
Penelope Cruz shines in the soapy ‘Ma Ma.'
Film festivals celebrate students and the South.
More than 200 films will be screened at the festival this year, the best from Israel and around the world.
The Docaviv film festival ran from May 19-28.
The LGBT film festival comes to town.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The short film, which stars Evgenia Dodina, tells the story of a single mother who finds herself without her son for one day, and tries, in that short space of time, to find a man.
Two time winner of the Grand Jury Prize for documentary film will attend the first screening of her film at the festival
At this year's festival Ronit Raphael treated the stars, including model Irina Shayk, French actress Juliette Binoche and American actress Julianne Moore.
Shani Klein portrays a compelling character.
The young cast members are this film’s high notes.
Culture Ministry organizers hope to promote international partnerships, co-productions and collaborations among filmmakers at annual showcase.
Soap-opera vision of the hippie life in ‘The Commune.
A sweet look at an unusual woman.
When he’s in a scene you can’t look away from him, and he makes you care about whatever character he is playing.
New Age French romance in India in ‘Un + Une.
Two documentary gems from Israel deal with problems of young people today.
The US streaming giant has asked to examine the domestic content of several local media producers.
Austrian Film Week comes to Israel.
Art and Brain Week at the Jerusalem Cinematheque features films and deep discussions.
Israel’s finest veteran actors spark in ‘Fire Birds.'
After Oscar night, a film fan recollects her favorite screen idols and their roles.
By RUTH BELOFF
Our resident film critic gives her whys and wherefores.
The Berlinale has always welcomed Israeli cinema.
Udi Aloni’s 'Junction 48' and Tomer and Barak Heymann’s 'Who's Gonna Love Me Now?' win viewer awards at the Berlin International Film Festival.
In 'Maggie's Plan,' Julianne Moore manages to steal every scene she’s in.
By HANNAH BROWN / FROM THE BERLIN FILM FESTIVAL
The Coen brothers take a reverently satirical look at the Golden Age of Hollywood.
Although Schamus has never directed a fulllength movie before, he is the co-president of Focus Features, the arthouse branch of Universal.
Moments from first days of Berlinale.
Clooney fans called out to their idol as he walked inside the Grand Hyatt Hotel on Thursday.
The bleak symbolism in "Why Hast Thou Forsaken Me?" will leave you cold.
Video streaming company launches services in 130 countries; platform newly available in Israel features settings in English and Arabic, but not Hebrew.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
The important distinction between the Oscars and the Golden Globes for viewers is that alcohol is served at the Globes ceremony, so the acceptance speeches tend to be more relaxed and funnier.
Great movies to see this week on the small screen.
‘The Brand New Testament’ is a divine comedy.
Our film critic selects her favorites that played in Israel.
"Wedding Doll" will give you cold feet
Belgian-Israeli director Sylvain Biegeleisen’s latest film follows the final weeks of his 95-year-old mother’s life and the intense bond that developed between them.
Schoumann Award for Jewish Cinema went to 'How to Win Enemies,' by Gabriel Lichtmann.
Director Elad Keidan talks to the ‘Post’ about his award-winning film that follows two men wandering up and down staircases in Haifa.
‘Star Wars’ offers lessons to be learned for Israel’s politicians.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
"Louder Than Bombs" gets lost in its trajectory.
The ups and downs of ‘Afterthought’
A guest at this year’s Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival, Oscar-nominated film editor Herve de Luze, speaks to the ‘Post’ about his ongoing partnership with director Roman Polanski
Dozens of films with Jewish themes, including Israeli and international feature films, documentaries and shorts will be screened.
The American premium TV network will develop the series, based on a Yoram Kaniuk novella, with Alan Poul at the helm.
By GLOBES/LI-OR AVERBACH
Past Life, which is part of a planned trilogy, is based on the real-life story.
German director Felix Moeller speaks to the ‘Post’ about his latest documentary on one of the most notorious Nazi German filmmakers, Veit Harlan and his family.
Spielberg, ‘Star Wars,’ Tarantino and more coming soon to a theater near you
Gita Weinrauch Kaufmann speaks to the ‘Post’ about her moving documentary, which chronicles her visit to Austria, the country she escaped from as a child in 1940.
New film: Wedding Doll
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Filmmaker Ferne Pearlstein takes a look at Holocaust humor on the silver screen.
By BERNARD DICHEK
Chloe Valdary grew up in a philo-Semitic environment and doesn’t fit into preconceived notions of 'what a black person should be.'
By DAVID STROMBERG
Jewish women were at the forefront of India’s film industry – an exhibition in New York celebrates their achievements.
Whit Stillman brings ‘Love & Friendship’ to Israel.
Igal Hecht talks to the ‘Magazine’ about making his award-winning film ‘My Home,’ which explores opinions of minority groups living in Israel.
By ATARA BECK
An interview with Gianfranco Rosi, winner of the Berlin Film Festival’s Golden Bear for ‘Fire at Sea.’
By WENDY BLUMFIELD
The cinema is coming to town!
“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.”
Several Israeli film industry players honored,
By RUTH JUDAH
Organizers said that while Gaza is often synonymous with war and destruction, the festival sought to bring life back to the region through cinematic escapism.
By ROSIE PERPER
Actor know for his outrageous antics shows unused footage from "Bruno" of attempted prank on white supremacists who years later shot 3 people at a Kansas Jewish center.
Director Mohamed Ben Attia said he was proud his work had been chosen for the honor of competing for the festival's top prize, the Golden Bear.
The Hollywood heartthrob the rumor that he may arrive to the Holy Land for the opening of his new flick, Deadpool.
Popular Israeli DJ and bar owner Mike Zof admits that he might be a bit of a Star Wars nerd.
Zionism, the movement for the self-determination of the Jewish people, has been turned into a stick with which to beat up Israel, and the movie is but another example of this disgusting pathology.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS