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Steven Spielberg to donate his Genesis Prize winnings to racial justice organizations

Steven Spielberg to donate his Genesis Prize winnings to racial justice organizations

Steven Spielberg is donating his Genesis Prize earnings to Jewish and non-Jewish groups working to promote 'racial and economic justice.'Ron Kampeas/JTA, 25/03/2021 17:19
Steven Spielberg is writing and directing a movie based on himself

Steven Spielberg is writing and directing a movie based on himself

Spielberg to direct and co-write a movie loosely based on his childhood in Arizona.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 10/03/2021 21:07
Steven Spielberg named 2021 Genesis Prize laureate

Steven Spielberg named 2021 Genesis Prize laureate

Famed director becomes the 9th Genesis Prize honoree.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/02/2021 20:41
Arnold Spielberg, father of Steven Spielberg, dead at 103

Arnold Spielberg, father of Steven Spielberg, dead at 103

Arnold Spielberg helped his son make his first movie. His World War 2 service inspired Steven Spielberg to direct 'Saving Private Ryan.'Marcy Oster/JTA, 26/08/2020 22:17
Steven Spielberg's company buys rights to novel about Arab-Israeli conflict

Steven Spielberg's company buys rights to novel about Arab-Israeli conflict

Steven Spielberg’s film production company acquires rights to new novel about Israeli and Arab fathers who bond after losing children.Marcy Oster/JTA, 13/02/2020 20:04
Steven Spielberg family’s kosher restaurant is reopening

Steven Spielberg family’s kosher restaurant is reopening

Spielberg’s family will reopen LA kosher restaurant two years after death of the director’s mother, who had run the place for 40 years.Ben Sales, JTA, 03/02/2019 14:40
Spielberg: Genocide as possible today as in WW2

Spielberg: Genocide as possible today as in WW2

Director of Schindler's list warns hate remains strong 25 years after release of award-winning film about the Holocaust.JTA, 06/12/2018 22:06
Is demand for Holocaust lessons the latest Hollywood chic?

Is demand for Holocaust lessons the latest Hollywood chic?

Sounds good, but make sure lessons have accurate details and oversight of materials. Cindy Grosz, 09/05/2018 21:31
Spielberg most proud of 'Schindler's List'

Spielberg most proud of 'Schindler's List'

Jewish American filmmaker says he has never felt the kind of pride and satisfaction he felt after making film on Oskar Schindler.Ben Ariel and JTA, 30/04/2018 04:37
Steven Spielberg declines offer to light Independence Day torch

Steven Spielberg declines offer to light Independence Day torch

Report says film legend Steven Spielberg turned down the offer to light torch at Independence Day ceremony.Tzvi Lev, JTA, 12/04/2018 19:16
Nasrallah: Israel behind explosion which injured Hamas official

Nasrallah: Israel behind explosion which injured Hamas official

Hezbollah leader says Israel behind attempt life of senior Hamas official, denies his group's involvement in drug trafficking.Elad Benari, Canada, 19/01/2018 21:57
Ban on screening Spielberg film overturned in Lebanon

Ban on screening Spielberg film overturned in Lebanon

Lebanon’s Interior Ministry overturns ban on screening the newspaper drama 'The Post,' directed by Steven Spielberg.AFP and JTA, 17/01/2018 18:43
Lebanon bans Spielberg's new film

Lebanon bans Spielberg's new film

Lebanon bans The Post due to director Steven Spielberg's connection to Israel.Elad Benari, 15/01/2018 05:15
The Spielberg dilemma

The Spielberg dilemma

Spielberg typifies American Jews have who not come to terms with Jews as warriors. 2000 years of Exile can do that to people. Jack Engelhard, 29/12/2017 13:30
Steven Spielberg to direct film about Pentagon Papers

Steven Spielberg to direct film about Pentagon Papers

Famed director Steven Spielberg signs on to direct film about publishing of documents about US involvement in Vietnam in the 1970s.JTA, 07/03/2017 21:18
Steven Spielberg's mother passes away

Steven Spielberg's mother passes away

Leah Adler, mother of filmmaker Steven Spielberg, passes away at the age of 97.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2017 10:01
Spielberg searching for an Israeli child star

Spielberg searching for an Israeli child star

Renowned director and producer reportedly looking for an Israeli boy to star in his next movie.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2017 03:42
$3.5 million raised for Spielberg’s Shoah Foundation

$3.5 million raised for Spielberg’s Shoah Foundation

A gala for director Steven Spielberg's Shoah Foundation raised $3.5 milliomJTA, 11/12/2016 15:31
Spielberg warns: Anti-Semitism is on the rise

Spielberg warns: Anti-Semitism is on the rise

Speaking at Harvard University's commencement, filmmaker tells of being bullied as a child for being Jewish, warns of rising anti-Semitism.JTA, 29/05/2016 16:48
Streisand, Spielberg, awarded Medal of Freedom

Streisand, Spielberg, awarded Medal of Freedom

Notable American-Jewish artists among 17 recipients awarded US top honor by President Barack Obama.Cynthia Blank, 25/11/2015 20:35
Spielberg Sis in Bizarre Feud with IAF Hero's Son

Spielberg Sis in Bizarre Feud with IAF Hero's Son

The son of the IAF's 'godfather' says Nancy Spielberg and a Florida rabbi sent police to keep him away from premiere of 'Above and Beyond.'Gil Ronen, 08/02/2015 21:37
Spielberg’s Misplaced Jewish Heart

Spielberg’s Misplaced Jewish Heart

Spielberg has done untold damage to the Jewish State. Jack Engelhard, 29/01/2015 08:59
Spielberg Warns Against Renewed Anti-Semitism

Spielberg Warns Against Renewed Anti-Semitism

Film director warns of hate crimes provoked by "anti-Semites, radical extremists, and religious fanatics".Ben Ariel, 27/01/2015 05:44
Sharia Comes Home to Roost in Beverly Hills

Sharia Comes Home to Roost in Beverly Hills

Suddenly Hollywood is up in arms. Jack Engelhard, 14/05/2014 09:04