Israeli filmmaker wins Oscar

Guy Nattiv, who was born in Israel and now lives in Los Angeles, wins Oscar for best live action short film.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/25/2019, 5:28 AM

Novelist, screenwriter William Goldman passes away

Goldman, who twice won the Oscars for his work on 'All the President’s Men' and 'Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,' dies at the age of 87.JTA, 11/18/2018, 10:59 AM


There was no one to root for at these Oscars. Even Variety says all those contenders scored poorly at the box office. Jack Engelhard, 3/5/2018, 11:53 PM

Gal Gadot selected as Oscar presenter

Israeli star of 'Wonder Woman' tapped as Oscar presenter.JTA, 2/22/2018, 5:28 PM

Trending: La La land producer explains Oscar fiasco

A mixup at the Oscars causes upset and dismay in the Hollywood community. Producer explains., 3/1/2017, 8:57 PM

Big lies from the BDS movement: Oscar contenders and Israel

BDS counts on the fact that most people don't bother to check the facts, especially about Oscar Award nominees. This writer did.Lee Kaplan, 2/28/2017, 8:46 AM

Watch: Epic Oscars mix up

'La La Land' wins Best Picture - only to have award retracted during acceptance speech, given to 'Moonlight'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2017, 7:51 AM

How to survive Oscars 2017

Last year, they warned us about global warming. This year, will there be a Special Award for most original insult against President Donald Trump? Spare us. Jack Engelhard, 2/26/2017, 6:59 AM

Will 'Joe's Violin' get an Oscar?

'Joe's Violin' tells the story of holocaust survivor who donates his historic violin to needy child when he can't play it anymore.Curt Schleier, 2/9/2017, 12:16 AM

Israeli-born Natalie Portman nominated for Oscar

Israeli-born actress Natalie Portman nominated in the best actress category for her performance in “Jackie”.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2017, 4:35 AM

Israeli documentary named to shortlist for Academy Awards

Israel’s Oscar quest for 2017 gets off to a hopeful start by placing on the first shortlist of documentary contenders.JTA, 10/28/2016, 3:28 AM

Israel's Bedouin get their close-up in Oscar entry

Israel’s entry for Academy Award consideration depicts an extended Bedouin family.Tom Tugend, 9/28/2016, 12:47 AM

Israeli student's documentary to be entered in Oscar race

Tel Aviv University graduate's documentary will be automatically entered in the Academy Awards competition.JTA, 8/31/2016, 6:28 AM

Germany considering movie about Hitler for Oscars

Satirical comedy about Adolf Hitler one of eight titles that Germany is considering as its submission for foreign language film Oscar.Nissan Tzur, 8/8/2016, 4:45 AM

The Oscars 2016, a joyless, painful guilt-fest

Once the Oscars were about glamour and stardom. Jack Engelhard, 3/1/2016, 7:59 AM

And the Jewish Oscar nominees are…

The 88th Academy Awards ceremony held in Los Angeles begin Sunday night. Where do the Jews fit in?Shoshana Miskin, 2/28/2016, 9:43 PM

Oscars ‘goody-bag’ includes $55K trip to Israel

Nominees of the 2016 Academy Awards will walk away with a record-breaking $200,000 gift bag, including a 10-day VIP trip to Israel.Shoshana Miskin, 2/7/2016, 8:05 PM

Hooray for Hollywood and Sunday’s Oscars

The Oscars had all eyes on Hollywood - sort of. Jack Engelhard, 2/24/2015, 7:40 AM

Watch: Israeli Ambassador Hands Out UN's 'Oscars'

Speaking to the Security Council, Ambassador Prosor provided his take of what the Oscars would look like if they were handed out by the UN.Elad Benari, 2/24/2015, 4:12 AM

Israeli Filmmaker Wins Silver in Student Oscar Competition

Tel Aviv University student's film on choices between family, career wins prestigious prize from the organization behind Academy Awards.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2014, 9:58 AM

ADL Slams 'Offensive and Not Remotely Funny' Oscars Sketch

“While we have come to expect inappropriate ‘Jews control Hollywood’ jokes...the Oscars was offensive and not remotely funny,” said ADL. Arutz Sheva staff, 2/26/2013, 3:48 PM

Iran Slams Hollywood Over 'Argo' Oscar Win

Iran, upset over the film “Argo” winning the Academy Award for best movie, says the movie "lacks artistic value."Elad Benari, 2/26/2013, 3:46 AM

Israeli Nominees Fail to Win Oscar

The two Israeli films that were nominated for the best documentary Oscar at Sunday’s Academy Awards failed to win the award.Elad Benari, 2/25/2013, 5:12 AM

Filmmaker: I Do Not Represent Israel

Director of Oscar-nominated anti-Israel film says the film is only “technically” Israeli, hopes film wins so “world will see reality.”Maayana Miskin, 1/11/2013, 11:33 AM

Israeli Films Nominated for Oscar Are Pro-Arab

Two Israeli films that represent the Arab side of the Arab-Israeli conflict have been nominated for the best documentary Oscar.Elad Benari, 1/11/2013, 3:13 AM

Iran Pulls Oscars Entry Because of Mohammed Film

Iran yanks its entry in the Oscars race because of the “Innocence of Muslims” film that has angered Muslims in several countries.AFP and Elad Benari, 9/25/2012, 5:42 AM