The Tel Aviv glamour girl who became the darling of America's indie documentary and music video worlds talks about balancing commercial success while staying true to your values.
The 'Zero Dark Thirty' star's research for her role in Holocaust drama ‘The Zookeeper’s Wife’ included touring the Nazi death camp. What happened next made her even more determined to make the movie, based on the true story of Antonina Zabinska.
Joseph Cedar’s film, starring Richard Gere as a Jewish American macher, asks how being Israeli is related to being Jewish.
A PR campaign trumpeting the actor-filmmaker's generosity may not be enough to atone for anti-Semitic tirades, questionable personal conduct and religious bias.
The movie 'Loving' does not provide the kind of passionate experience that could have given a historic civil rights case its due place in our memory.
The seething mass of blood, dust and fear that was hidden behind the dry headlines that summer of 2014 is the focus of a documentary by a Gazan filmmaker who spent the war in an ambulance.
It is the stereotypical representation of the Jewish lawyers who defended the interracial couple in Jeff Nichols’ dramatization that makes the movie so credible.
Michal Gassner’s 'Big Sister' joins 'Holy Air' by Shadi Srour.
'Norman' star had a hard time deciding whether to come to Israel for local premiere: 'I had people living here who told me, "Look, no good will come of this. The bad guys will use you."'
With the help of A-list actors, Israel's most successful director takes a jab at Israeli exploitation of U.S. Jewry. A wide-ranging interview with Joseph Cedar.
Uri Singer used the technology to advertise his latest movie at the Sundance Film Festival, but worries that it’s easier for young people to emotionally communicate with robots, computerized dolls and holograms.
Documentary prepared from previously unknown footage offers unmediated access to the man behind the legend - and his forecast for Israel's future.
The details emerge in a 1994 interview with Rabin that is the centerpiece of Amos Gitai’s new film 'Shalom Rabin.'
Maysaloun Hamoud’s debut feature 'In Between' shines an illuminating light on three young Arabs living in the heart of Tel Aviv.
A newcomer who is producer, scriptwriter, director and lead actor has made a movie that places her at the forefront of promising young Israeli filmmakers.
Israeli cinema and television have provided Palestinian actress Samar Qupty with a showcase for her talent and enabled her to make small inroads against bigotry — even among the occasional Ben-Gurion airport security worker.
Here is a film that is free of formulas and rife with true, reliable emotional openness. One of the year’s best pictures, not least thanks to a remarkable performance by Casey Affleck.
Offering a different take on the aliens-invade-Earth theme in sci-fi movies, this film considers the power of language to transform reality and suggests that we reconsider our conception of time.
For decades documentary filmmaker Kirsten Johnson ventured into killing fields and loci of strife. Her latest effort consists entirely of footage that was previously left on her cutting-room floor.
In 'American Honey,' starring Shia LaBeouf and breakout talent Sasha Lane, a group of young dropouts play the capitalist game.