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Oscars 2020: A convening of Democrats

Oscars 2020: A convening of Democrats

Republicans, for example, about half the country, figure in no census taken by the moviemakers. Republicans are treated like Extras. No-name Faces in the Crowd. Jack Engelhard, 11/02/2020 00:37
Still “mad as hell”

Still “mad as hell”

Trump and Israel bashing have become interchangeable givens at celebrity functions and this writer has had enough. Jack Engelhard, 11/06/2019 06:16
'This was an Israeli win'

'This was an Israeli win'

Israeli Director Guy Nattiv wins an Oscar for Short Film for SKIN at Oscars 2019, a film on teaching kids about racism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/02/2019 11:39
Israeli filmmaker wins Oscar

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, 25/02/2019 05:28
Novelist, screenwriter William Goldman passes away

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, 18/11/2018 10:59
Oscars

Oscars

There was no one to root for at these Oscars. Even Variety says all those contenders scored poorly at the box office. Jack Engelhard, 05/03/2018 23:53
Gal Gadot selected as Oscar presenter

Gal Gadot selected as Oscar presenter

Israeli star of 'Wonder Woman' tapped as Oscar presenter.JTA, 22/02/2018 17:28
Trending: La La land producer explains Oscar fiasco

Trending: La La land producer explains Oscar fiasco

A mixup at the Oscars causes upset and dismay in the Hollywood community. Producer explains., 01/03/2017 20:57
Big lies from the BDS movement: Oscar contenders and Israel

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, 28/02/2017 08:46
Watch: Epic Oscars mix up

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, 27/02/2017 07:51
How to survive Oscars 2017

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, 26/02/2017 06:59
Will 'Joe's Violin' get an Oscar?

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, 09/02/2017 00:16
Israeli-born Natalie Portman nominated for Oscar

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, 25/01/2017 04:35
Israeli documentary shortlisted for Academy Awards

Israeli documentary shortlisted 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, 28/10/2016 03:28
Israel's Bedouin get their close-up in Oscar entry

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

Israel’s entry for Academy Award consideration depicts an extended Bedouin family.Tom Tugend, 28/09/2016 00:47
Israeli's documentary to be entered in Oscar race

Israeli's documentary to be entered in Oscar race

Tel Aviv University graduate's documentary will be automatically entered in the Academy Awards competition.JTA, 31/08/2016 06:28
Germany considering movie about Hitler for Oscars

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, 08/08/2016 04:45
The Oscars 2016, a joyless, painful guilt-fest

The Oscars 2016, a joyless, painful guilt-fest

Once the Oscars were about glamour and stardom. Jack Engelhard, 01/03/2016 07:59
And the Jewish Oscar nominees are…

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, 28/02/2016 21:43
Oscars ‘goody-bag’ includes $55K trip to Israel

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, 07/02/2016 20:05
Hooray for Hollywood and Sunday’s Oscars

Hooray for Hollywood and Sunday’s Oscars

The Oscars had all eyes on Hollywood - sort of. Jack Engelhard, 24/02/2015 07:40
Watch: Israeli Ambassador Hands Out UN's 'Oscars'

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, 24/02/2015 04:12
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
ADL Slams 'Not Remotely Funny' Oscars Sketch

ADL Slams '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, 26/02/2013 15:48
Iran Slams Hollywood Over 'Argo' Oscar Win

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, 26/02/2013 03:46
Israeli Nominees Fail to Win Oscar

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, 25/02/2013 05:12
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
Israeli Films Nominated for Oscar Are Pro-Arab

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, 11/01/2013 03:13
Iran Pulls Oscars Entry Because of Mohammed Film

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, 25/09/2012 05:42