An Israeli director is beaten in France, and his film, Rock the Casbah, gets mired in politics of perception
A live-score screening of the Yiddish classic The Yellow Ticket helps launch the city’s Jewish cinema celebration
A 2006 Woody Allen film festival in Manhattan screened more than 30 of the New York master’s movies. One writer tried to go to every one of them.
Israel, a nascent cinematic empire, produces great films. But the 28th annual Jerusalem Film Festival, the industry’s most prominent showcase, is still plagued by informality and inattention