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Lod court rules against film on the Battle of Jenin

Lod court rules against film on the Battle of Jenin

Lod court bans the screening of the controversial film about the IDF.Shlomo Witty, 11/01/2021 23:32
Watch: The life story of Rabbi Yaakov Weinberg

Watch: The life story of Rabbi Yaakov Weinberg

This Tisha B'av, cut through the veil of exile and be uplifted by this amazing new film.Sponsored Content, 11/08/2019 19:58
Will prize to movie on terrorist-defending attorney be canceled?

Will prize to movie on terrorist-defending attorney be canceled?

Following public backlash, National Lottery examines whether it can cancel 150,000 shekel prize for film portraying attorney Lea Tsemel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/06/2019 12:52
Never look away

Never look away

A film that captures the nature of both Nazism and Communism—as well as the transcendent and brooding power of Art, Love, and Truth.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 06/04/2019 20:03
'Revolutionary' Russian film on Sobibor uprising screened in NYC

'Revolutionary' Russian film on Sobibor uprising screened in NYC

Film marks 75th anniversary of death camp uprising. 'In Russian history, the moment a film raised the Jewish Holocaust, it was banned.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/11/2018 09:58
Gush Emunim 'settles' the Tel Aviv Cinematheque

Gush Emunim 'settles' the Tel Aviv Cinematheque

Film about settlement movement pioneers screened at Tel Aviv film festival. Director: 'I wanted to bring the settlements to Tel Aviv.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2018 21:43
'It's heroic to live on after being injured in a war'

'It's heroic to live on after being injured in a war'

Film chronicling 3 wounded Israeli soldiers helps high school students connect on Yom Hazikaron.JTA, 05/02/2018 11:54
Poland: Investigate 'naked tag' video filmed in gas chamber

Poland: Investigate 'naked tag' video filmed in gas chamber

Polish interior minister orders investigation into naked video filmed at gas chamber.JTA, 02/12/2017 21:29
First Arab to finally receive Israeli honor as Holocaust hero

First Arab to finally receive Israeli honor as Holocaust hero

Yad Vashem posthumously honors Egyptian doctor with Righteous Among the Nations medal in Berlin ceremony.AFP, 25/10/2017 22:10
BDS tailwind

BDS tailwind

Culture Minister slams film misrepresenting IDF, says Israel should not fund films which aid its enemies.Uzi Baruch, 09/09/2017 23:14
Graphic novel based on Anne Frank's diary unveiled in France

Graphic novel based on Anne Frank's diary unveiled in France

Israeli director Ari Folman unveils 1st authorized Anne Frank graphic novel.JTA, 07/09/2017 14:51
'There's no reason all the film shoots have to be in Tel Aviv'

'There's no reason all the film shoots have to be in Tel Aviv'

Samaria Council spearheading efforts to bring film and TV shoots to Samaria.Ido ben Porat, 28/06/2017 21:26
Lebanon works to ban 'Wonder Woman' because actress is Israeli

Lebanon works to ban 'Wonder Woman' because actress is Israeli

Lebanese ministry requests general-security administration ban film starring Gal Gadot, cancel Wednesday screening.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/05/2017 20:48
New film explores Jewish life in Ukraine through music

New film explores Jewish life in Ukraine through music

ILTV speaks with Israeli composer and mathematician Dr. Baruch Berliner about the new film, 'Tikva'.ILTV, 16/05/2017 11:56
Pre-WW2 film which foresaw expulsion of Jews to be restored

Pre-WW2 film which foresaw expulsion of Jews to be restored

Segments of pre-World War II Austrian film that foresaw the expulsion of Jews will be restored thanks to crowd-funding campaign.JTA, 12/12/2016 17:41
Austrian film registry races to preserve early anti-Nazi film

Austrian film registry races to preserve early anti-Nazi film

Experts race to keep from losing "The City Without Jews" again - this time from decay.AFP, 01/12/2016 07:33
Portman had to learn to talk like an Israeli

Portman had to learn to talk like an Israeli

“She needed superpowers to do this all together...if Natalie had stayed in Israel another year, she would have sounded like a sabra.”JTA, 18/08/2016 22:36
Watch: Iran - Billions for Terror?

Watch: Iran - Billions for Terror?

Short film exposes Iran's direct involvement with Hamas - and what the nuclear deal practically means for Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/09/2015 10:06
Richard Gere Visits Hebrew University

Richard Gere Visits Hebrew University

Gere shot several scenes at Mount Scopus for a new film; he later met with professors in Jerusalem to discuss humanitarian work.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2015 16:11
And Now, Leftist Filmmakers Take Aim at 6 Day War

And Now, Leftist Filmmakers Take Aim at 6 Day War

Leftist 'documentaries' have tried to portray the IDF as 'inhumane' for years. A new film presents 'guilt' from 1967 war of survival.Ari Yashar, 26/01/2015 09:07
Egypt: Exodus Film Presents 'Racist' Image of Jews

Egypt: Exodus Film Presents 'Racist' Image of Jews

Egypt’s Culture Ministry justifies ban of biblical epic because the movie presents Jews as rebels, instead of as 'weak and oppressed.'Ben Ariel, 29/12/2014 05:46
Egypt Bans 'Zionist' Film on Exodus

Egypt Bans 'Zionist' Film on Exodus

Egypt bans Hollywood film based on the book of Exodus because of "historical inaccuracies".Ben Ariel, 28/12/2014 04:16
'Weinstein Has Damaged IDF Soldiers' Reputations'

'Weinstein Has Damaged IDF Soldiers' Reputations'

Bereaved families protest against AG's refusal to file indictment against Muhammad Bakri, filmmaker of libelous film 'Jenin, Jenin.'Uzi Baruch, 14/12/2014 11:35
Israeli Film Wins Silver in Student Oscar Awards

Israeli Film Wins Silver in Student Oscar Awards

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, 08/06/2014 09:58
Documentary Focuses on Moroccan Jewry

Documentary Focuses on Moroccan Jewry

French-Moroccan director examines Muslim-Jewish unity in Morocco, to great acclaim - and controversy.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/04/2014 07:49
'Settlements' Coming To Tel Aviv Theaters

'Settlements' Coming To Tel Aviv Theaters

A screening of Ariel University films this Wednesday features real-life story of young 'hilltop' family.Ari Yashar, 03/03/2014 12:02
Jewish Home's New Film: 'American Bluff'

Jewish Home's New Film: 'American Bluff'

In response to surreal US security proposals for Jordan Valley, Jewish Home's secular branch releases parody trailer.Ari Yashar, 02/01/2014 16:11
From Hungarian Neo-Nazi to Orthodox Jew

From Hungarian Neo-Nazi to Orthodox Jew

Upcoming documentary focuses on the life story of Csanad Szegedi, the Far Right Jobbik politician who discovered his Jewish roots.Tova Dvorin, 17/12/2013 00:12
The New Biblical Epic 'Exodus'

The New Biblical Epic 'Exodus'

Due to the rise of unemployment in Spain, thousands attended a casting call to play Jewish slaves in the new Biblical epic "Exodus."Kochava Rozenbaum , 18/08/2013 07:57
Irish Filmmaker: Jews are Own Worst Enemies

Irish Filmmaker: Jews are Own Worst Enemies

Nicky Larkin spoke at a pro-Israel rally in Sweden and offered fascinating insights about Israel and the Jews.Gil Ronen, 03/06/2013 11:09
Director: Arab League Trying to Ban My Film

Director: Arab League Trying to Ban My Film

Lebanese director whose film was banned in his home country because it was made in Israel, points accusing finger at the Arab League.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/05/2013 00:10
Egypt Bans Film About Local Jewish Community

Egypt Bans Film About Local Jewish Community

Egyptian security services have banned a film about the Jews of Egypt on the eve of its scheduled release.Elad Benari, 13/03/2013 03:15
Berlin Film Winner Denies Israel's Right to Exist

Berlin Film Winner Denies Israel's Right to Exist

Danish-Palestinian film director provoked controversy after publicly questioning Israel's legitimacy and right to exist. Rachel Hirshfeld , 21/02/2013 20:01
Iran Slams 'Illegal' Berlin Film Festival Director

Iran Slams 'Illegal' Berlin Film Festival Director

Iran protested against the awarding of a Silver Bear to Jafar Panahi for the best screenplay at the 63rd Berlin film festival. Rachel Hirshfeld , 19/02/2013 22:04
Jewish Film Broadcast into Iran to Mark Holocaust

Jewish Film Broadcast into Iran to Mark Holocaust

For first time ever, Simon Wiesenthal Center's Academy Award-winning Holocaust documentary has been broadcast to Iran with Farsi subtitles.Rachel Hirshfeld , 27/01/2013 11:37
Iran Plans Response to 'Argo' Film

Iran Plans Response to 'Argo' Film

The Iranian government is planning to finance a film that it says will correct the historical inaccuracies of the movie "Argo." Rachel Hirshfeld , 13/01/2013 20:51
Filmmaker: I Do Not Represent Israel

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, 11/01/2013 11:33
One Year Later: Hamas Airs Film of Shalit Capture

One Year Later: Hamas Airs Film of Shalit Capture

Hamas marks the one year anniversary of 1,027 freed terrorists by airing film depicting Shalit's captureAnnie Lubin, 18/10/2012 20:38
Film About Egyptian Jews Stirs Uproar in Cairo

Film About Egyptian Jews Stirs Uproar in Cairo

An Egyptian film documenting Jewish life in Egypt prior to the 1950s has stirred controversy after it was screened at film festival in CairoRachel Hirshfeld, 11/10/2012 10:19
Second Bounty Offer on Anti-Islam Filmmaker

Second Bounty Offer on Anti-Islam Filmmaker

Another prominent Pakistani has offered a six-figure monetary reward to anyone who kills the producer of “Innocence of Muslims.” Rachel Hirshfeld , 02/10/2012 11:43
Pakistan Thanks US for Denouncing Anti-Islam Film

Pakistan Thanks US for Denouncing Anti-Islam Film

Pakistan's foreign minister on Friday thanked Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for criticizing the anti-Islam film.Rachel Hirshfeld, 23/09/2012 12:39
Jewish Filmmaker Makes the Past Come to Life

Jewish Filmmaker Makes the Past Come to Life

Why is a retired lawyer traipsing around trails and talking about Holocaust survivors? If it's Ethan Bensinger, he's promoting his new film.Judy Simon, 23/09/2012 02:37
Arab Fury Forces Israeli Filmmaker into Hiding

Arab Fury Forces Israeli Filmmaker into Hiding

A filmmaker went into hiding after his movie, which provides a negative view of Islam, sparked protests against U.S. diplomatic missions.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/09/2012 14:03
'X-Men' Star Arrives in Israel to Film New Movie

'X-Men' Star Arrives in Israel to Film New Movie

British actor Patrick Stewart, known for his roles in Star Trek and X-Men, arrived in Israel to star in film by Reshef Levy. Rachel Hirshfeld , 13/08/2012 09:28
Woody Allen Urged to Film Next Movie in Israel

Woody Allen Urged to Film Next Movie in Israel

Actress Noa Tishby to Woody Allen: "Don't worry, we're gonna bring you home."Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/07/2012 13:42
Egypt Bans Film 'Promoting' Ties with Israel

Egypt Bans Film 'Promoting' Ties with Israel

Egypt has ceased the production of a film for allegedly promoting the normalization of relations with Israel.Rachel Hirshfeld, 05/06/2012 23:45
'The Anti-Semite' Banned from Cannes Film Festival

'The Anti-Semite' Banned from Cannes Film Festival

The Cannes film festival has cancelled the screening of a new film, titled “The Anti-Semite,” by controversial French comedian Dieudonne.Rachel Hirshfeld, 28/05/2012 14:47
Debut of New Film Recounts Story of Yoni Netanyahu

Debut of New Film Recounts Story of Yoni Netanyahu

A new documentary about the iconic and heroic Jewish figure, Yonatan Netanyahu, is making its theatrical premiere in Washington, D.C.Rachel Hirshfeld, 08/05/2012 18:55
'The Kibbutz Experiment': Making the Desert Bloom

'The Kibbutz Experiment': Making the Desert Bloom

A new documentary examines the contributions, accomplishments, trials and tribulations of the pioneer movement.Rachel Hirshfeld , 25/04/2012 12:54
Israeli Film Wins at Buenos Aires Film Festival

Israeli Film Wins at Buenos Aires Film Festival

Israeli drama “Policeman” topped the international competition at the Buenos Aires Independent Film Festival. Rachel Hirshfeld, 24/04/2012 22:19
New Film Documenting Triumph of State of Israel

New Film Documenting Triumph of State of Israel

A new documentary, hosted by former Harvard lecturer Dr. Tal Ben Shahar, examines the accomplishments, fortitude of modern state of Israel. Rachel Hirshfeld, 16/04/2012 18:20