Remembering the Only Israeli Director to Ever Win an Oscar

The films of the Egypt-born director Moshé Mizrahi, who died Friday, sparked a cinematic revolution in Israel. His sensitive work was in sharp contrast to the ‘bourekas films’ he loathed

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“Since my films tackled relations between Ashkenazim and Sephardim differently [referring to European Jews and those of Spanish, Middle Eastern or North African origin, respectively], I suffered throughout my...