Under the Miley Cyrus Influence: Are Israeli Kids Too Americanized?

A new TV series finds American culture everywhere in the lives of five Israeli teens.

The high point of the new TV series “Selfies,” which follows five teenagers during their first year of high school, is the end-of-year bash. The documentary’s creator, Idit Avrahami, has made the prom, a sign of America’s cultural penetration, a parable of contemporary Israel. It’s a peephole into the new generation.