Palestinian Politics Takes Toll on N.Y.'s Other Israel Film Festival
The last-minute decision by Tarzan and Arab Nasser not to allow their movie to be screened at the annual event again exposes the tensions and dilemmas Jewish and Israeli festivals face whenever the conflict in the Middle East heats up.
Is it possible to organize a “nonpolitical” film festival that focuses on Israel’s minority populations? Judging by the latest turmoil surrounding the New York-based Other Israel Film Festival, it seems that...
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