With the documentary “Free China: The Courage to Believe,” Zeng, the principal subject of the film, came to Israel to talk about the persecution of those who practice Falun Gong
Analysis Ruling on Divisive 'McJesus' Sculpture Fulfills Israeli Culture Minister's Censorship Fantasies
Following years of attempts by Miri Regev to curb offensive artistic expression, this week a court in Haifa upheld the mayor's right to intervene in content at a municipal museum to 'maintain public order'
Group backed by far-right Im Tirzu takes issue with shirt Yehonatan Geffen wore on social media bearing slogan, ‘All a suicide bomber needs is a hug’
'A Lesbian Romance Plus Religion Plus Politics' – Israeli Director's Film Reflects a Roller-coaster Life
Tsivia Barkai Yacov speaks with Haaretz about 'Red Cow' and the experiences that shaped her
More than half the horror films produced in Israel in the past decade are about the army and suggest the same idea: The Israeli nightmare is not about monsters and demons, but about the face in the mirror
Swedish pop sensation Army of Lovers scandalized sexual convention in the '90s. But one member of the band, now living in Tel Aviv, doesn’t miss stardom. He only wants to do yoga in the sun
Several audience members protested loudly during a scene showing a man and woman kissing, while some left the hall and demanded the film be halted
Having previously talked with guests at a Haredi hotel in London and with customers at an Arab-owned hair salon, leftist director Iris Zaki set out for the West Bank settlement of Tekoa, to find personal stories behind the stereotypes
Uri Zohar, one of the most prominent Israeli directors of the 1960s and 1970s and once a symbol of wild Tel Aviv, has returned to the screen – after decades as an ultra-Orthodox rabbi
The award-winning film 'The Dive' has already been shown twice at the Dohuk festival, in the Kurdish part of Iraq
U.S. film industry's hopes of building a lucrative Saudi film market may now be dashed, following stories about murder of Saudi dissident in Istanbul
From making sure actors are comfortable to dealing with harassment allegations against your lead man, American-Israeli cinematographer Yaron Orbach of HBO's 'The Deuce' talks about seeing Hollywood through new and improved lenses
MK Dov Khenin urges consideration of possible conflict of interest on the part of Minister Miri Regev before amendment is passed
Judges say Sameh Zoabi's film provides a 'surprising viewpoint on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict'
The events on Israel's borders might be keeping some guests away, but those who show up can catch current and older classics that take you from America's death row to France's wine country
Mor Loushy and Daniel Sivan discuss how the filming process altered their extreme leftist positions and why, despite failure, we should continue along the path of Rabin and Arafat
Israeli Culture Minister Pushes to Nix Funding for Festival Featuring Films That 'Undermine Our Value'
Miri Regev calls on Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon to ax the funds for the festival over a film that portrays an Arab-Jewish relationship and another about an ex-soldier who joins right-wing group against human rights activists
Aäläm-Wärqe Davidian's film 'The Fig Tree' won the Audentia Award for best female director. Director Guy Nattiv wins critics' award for his first English-language film 'Skin'
A Palestinian girl who rises like the living dead out of a pile of bodies is the star of director Stefano Savona’s documentary 'Samouni Road’
'Forever Pure' and 'Princess Shaw' are in the running for this year's prestigious film and television prize
Politics aside, this year the festival is presenting a large number of films that justify making the trip to Jerusalem
Screenplay discovered by Prof. Nathan Abrams shows how, like in 'Eyes Wide Shut,' Kubrick stripped stories from their Jewishness to adapt them to all-American settings
The Nakba Law allows the Finance Ministry to cut state funding to any institution that publicly observes Israel’s Independence Day as a day of mourning
The legendary Israeli rock opera 'Mami' is packed with explosive material. Time to brace for the cinematic version
'Wonder Woman' star worked with Johnson in the 'Fast & Furious' franchise ■ New movie, 'Red Notice,' centers around the pursuit of an art thief
‘Have you ever screwed a Jewish woman?’ Ines Moldavsky asks West Bank online suitor in ‘The Men Behind the Wall’
The BDS website says one of the guests who cancelled is Brazilian transgender singer Linn da Quebrada, the star of the award-winning documentary film 'Tranny Fag'
Israeli actress and her husband planning film ‘My Dearest Fidel,’ on the American journalist who became one of the Cuban leader’s confidantes
The 2016 Hebrew-language comedy tells the story of Israeli military band reservists who discover that Israel has withdrawn from Lebanon without them, but in the U.S. version, the withdrawal will be from Iraq
A new government-funded movie-making plan could contribute to the oppression of Palestinians in the West Bank