ChaiFlicks, the ‘Jewish Netflix,’ is here

ChaiFlicks, the ‘Jewish Netflix,’ is here

New streaming service launched focusing on Jewish-themed movies and television.Stephen Silver, JTA, 8/12/2020, 2:57 PM
Critics say Netflix series ‘The Umbrella Academy’ promotes anti-Semitic stereotype

Critics say Netflix series ‘The Umbrella Academy’ promotes anti-Semitic stereotype

Show includes society of lizard people who secretly control the world, and their handler speaks Yiddish in at least one scene.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/6/2020, 7:57 AM
New ‘kosher Netflix’ streaming service in Israel lets viewers skip the immodest parts

New ‘kosher Netflix’ streaming service in Israel lets viewers skip the immodest parts

Tov TV offers family-friendly religious-oriented alternative to Netflix, allowing users to set level of censorship and skip immodest scenes.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/29/2020, 7:14 AM
Netflix drops show over Islamic criticism

Netflix drops show over Islamic criticism

Netflix services in Turkey drop planned television series over inclusion of gay character.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2020, 2:53 PM
Michelle Obama, Netflix, and a gullible American audience

Michelle Obama, Netflix, and a gullible American audience

Selling Michelle Obama is never devoid of the political pageantry readily exploitable by a presidential aspirant - but is she one? Op-edMeir Jolovitz, 5/13/2020, 6:44 PM
Best Shows On Netflix You Cannot Watch With US Netflix

Best Shows On Netflix You Cannot Watch With US Netflix

VPN systems offer users access to Netflix through IP addressesPromotional content, 4/11/2020, 9:48 PM
How do you teach actors to speak Yiddish?

How do you teach actors to speak Yiddish?

Arutz Sheva speaks to actor from the new Netflix series “Unorthodox”, who taught his fellow actors how to dance at a Hasidic wedding.Ido Ben Porat, 4/5/2020, 6:49 AM
Netflix decreases traffic in Israel amid exploding internet use

Netflix decreases traffic in Israel amid exploding internet use

Streaming service will reduce traffic amid increased internet usage during the corona crisis.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/26/2020, 8:21 AM
Netflix docuseries revives debate over Argentine prosecutor's death

Netflix docuseries revives debate over Argentine prosecutor's death

Five years after Alberto Nisman mysteriously dies, a Netflix documentary revives debate over whether he was murdered or committed suicide.AFP, 1/17/2020, 11:23 AM
Polish PM sends letter of complaint to Netflix

Polish PM sends letter of complaint to Netflix

Polish prime minister complains to Netflix about historical inaccuracies in ‘Devil Next Door.’Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, & A7, 11/16/2019, 6:44 PM
The story of Netflix, from one of its co-founders

The story of Netflix, from one of its co-founders

Netflix co-founder Marc Randolph talks about vision, success and dreams.NPR, 11/14/2019, 5:12 AM
Netflix series highlights death-camp guard John Demjanjuk trial

Netflix series highlights death-camp guard John Demjanjuk trial

Netflix to release latest show about Nazi death camp worker accused of being one of the worst, most merciless offenders of Holocaust.ILTV, 10/30/2019, 1:20 AM
New miniseries focuses on 'terrible' Nazi guard

New miniseries focuses on 'terrible' Nazi guard

Netflix debuts five-episode miniseries on the trial of Nazi guard nicknamed ‘Ivan the Terrible.’Curt Schleier, JTA, 10/26/2019, 9:45 PM
Widow of Israeli spy against Netflix series on her husband

Widow of Israeli spy against Netflix series on her husband

Widow of Eli Cohen, Israeli spy executed in Syria, attacks Mossad conduct and Netflix series creators for how character is portrayed.Mordechai Sones, 9/19/2019, 11:59 AM
'Borat' actor to play Israeli spy Eli Cohen in new TV series

'Borat' actor to play Israeli spy Eli Cohen in new TV series

Sacha Baron Cohen to portray legendary Israeli spy Eli Cohen, who infiltrated Syrian defense establishment, in new Netflix drama series.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2019, 10:07 PM
Netflix buys rights to screen 2019 Eurovision from Tel Aviv

Netflix buys rights to screen 2019 Eurovision from Tel Aviv

Netflix online streaming service to offer all three shows of 2019 Eurovision song contents from Tel Aviv for viewing to users in the US.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/22/2019, 7:11 AM
Film about rescue of Ethiopian Jews from Sudan comes to Netflix

Film about rescue of Ethiopian Jews from Sudan comes to Netflix

Chris Evans stars in 'The Red Sea Diving Resort,' about Mossad agents who set up fake resort as front to smuggle Ethiopian Jews to Israel.Emily Burack, JTA, 7/17/2019, 9:27 PM
Israeli actress Gal Gadot to star in Netflix feature film

Israeli actress Gal Gadot to star in Netflix feature film

Gal Gadot to star in biggest feature film ever made by Netflix, to be released in late 2020.Ben Ariel, 7/11/2019, 6:41 AM
'Shtisel,' popular Israeli show about haredim, gets 3rd season

'Shtisel,' popular Israeli show about haredim, gets 3rd season

Israeli show about haredi Jews that became a surprise hit on Netflix will get a third season, show's writer confirms.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 5/9/2019, 9:12 AM
'When Heroes Fly' begins streaming on Netflix

'When Heroes Fly' begins streaming on Netflix

Streaming giant adds award-winning Israeli show about ex-special forces operatives determined to rescue friend's kidnapped sister.Tzvi Lev, 1/10/2019, 8:58 PM
Hit Israeli series ‘When Heroes Fly’ to stream on Netflix

Hit Israeli series ‘When Heroes Fly’ to stream on Netflix

Israeli television series focusing on veterans of 2006 Lebanon War picked up by Netflix.JTA, 10/16/2018, 7:26 AM
Obamas sign Netflix deal

Obamas sign Netflix deal

Former President, First Lady, to produce series and films for streaming giant under multi-year deal.Gary Willig, 5/21/2018, 7:39 PM
BDS targets Israeli hit TV show 'Fauda'

BDS targets Israeli hit TV show 'Fauda'

Anti-Israel BDS movement writes to Netflix, which owns the show, threatening legal action if the show is not removed.Tal Polon, 3/29/2018, 9:18 AM
New miniseries about murdered AMIA prosecutor Alberto Nisman

New miniseries about murdered AMIA prosecutor Alberto Nisman

Netflix begins production of miniseries about the late investigator into the deadly 1994 bombing at an Argentina Jewish center.JTA, 2/15/2018, 8:20 AM
It's here: Netflix arrives in Israel

It's here: Netflix arrives in Israel

In a much anticipated and long awaited move, popular video streaming service is made available in Israel.Elad Benari, 1/7/2016, 4:45 AM
Netflix Coming to Israel But Under Whose Watch?

Netflix Coming to Israel But Under Whose Watch?

Entry of world's largest streaming service into Israeli market could prove serious threat to Yes and Hot cable providers.Cynthia Blank, 9/1/2015, 6:07 PM