At Sopot, aficionados describe why they eat up translations from the Hebrew, especially writers like Etgar Keret, who don’t push the Holocaust, the Palestinian conflict or kibbutzim.
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A new staging of Yehoshua Sobol's iconic play, 'The Night of the Twentieth,' highlights sex and settlement.
‘UnREAL’ proves once again that reality shows are anything but, and that the goings-on behind the scenes are what really counts
At the heart of a riveting Netflix documentary on a questionable murder conviction is the suspect’s own confession. That evidence is seen as problematic in Jewish law and by the lawyer who ultimately exonerated Brendan Dassey.
Amy Schumer received an $8-million advance for her first book, out this week, but the fourth season of her TV comedy shows she’s worth the funny money.
The comic series 'Crisis in Six Scenes' debuts on Amazon on September 30. It centers on an American family whose life is turned upside down by a surprise visitor
For the most part, the HBO crime drama sticks to the plot of the BBC show it's based on. The one critical departure from the original – the protagonist's race – gives the show the potential to dig deep into American society.
Sharon Tal Yguado has helped produce violent shows such as ‘The Walking Dead,’ ‘Dexter’ and 'Outcast,' but thinks our screens will be less bloody in the future.
'Mr. Robot' is a bleak yet wickedly engrossing cyber-thriller that's wormed its way into the hearts of critics and viewers, thanks to its topicality and a haunting performance from Rami Malek.
A week of live broadcasts starts with the green lawns of Wimbledon and ends with tanks on the lawn of the Turkish parliament. Time for a reality check.
NBC's ‘Blindspot’ combines a killer premise – mystery, amnesiac woman is found covered with tattoos – with a police procedural.
Writer and director Neil LaBute makes his characters face the trouble of a budding relationship, while struggling to carry the additional burden of a deep-seated taboo.
‘The Wolves’ is about a wily Israeli who returns from America and rides a tale of personal and familial humiliation to a soaring political career.
Tel Aviv launches program to encourage restaurants to reduce damage to environment.
Another 17 countries in Europe are at risk of widespread infection due to the presence of the mosquito responsible for the virus' transfer.