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Spielberg and Goldwyn—on Snapchat

Filmmaking scions star in scripted series on the social media network

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A Tour Through Poland as Seen in ‘Ida’

Fans of the Oscar-winning film should start in the central Polish city of Lodz

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Mike Nichols: ‘Jewish Humor Is a Way of Surviving’

An excerpt from Stars of David: Prominent Jews Talk About Being Jewish

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Are We Still Afraid of ‘Jaws’?

Spielberg’s classic emptied beaches in 1975, but does it still scare?

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Is Schindler a Projection of Spielberg Himself?

‘Schindler’s List’ is a story of redemption—for both the film’s protagonist and its director

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Did ‘Close Encounters’ Herald the Advent of a New Religion?

Spielberg’s 1977 sci-fi epic is loaded with portents, but what do they mean?

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In Jerusalem, The Show Must Go On

New Israeli films and the occasional siren at the Jerusalem Film Festival

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‘Amistad’ and Spielberg’s West African Moses

The 1997 film looks back to the biblical Exodus and ahead to Abraham Lincoln

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The Theology of ‘Jurassic Park’

Viewing Spielberg’s 1993 sci-fi classic through the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s lens

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The Biblical Side of ‘Saving Private Ryan’

Spielberg’s WWII epic alludes to Abraham Lincoln and Abraham the patriarch

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Is ‘Raiders’ the Most Audacious Holocaust Movie Ever?

Indiana Jones kicks off Spielberg retrospective at Museum of Jewish Heritage

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Spielberg’s Niece Auditions for ‘The Voice Israel’

Aspiring singer Jessica Katz, 25, moved to Israel from the U.S. in 2011

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Spend Summer on Spielberg’s Hamptons Lot

The director’s East Hampton property can be yours (for $24.5 million)

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Obama Calls For Confrontation of Anti-Semitism

President named Ambassador for Humanity by USC Shoah Foundation

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Spielberg Takes On the Story of Edgardo Mortara

The 6-year-old Italian Jewish boy was seized by church authorities in 1858

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Hollywood’s Oscar-Winning Rabbi Takes Jewish History to the Stars

Marvin Hier puts two decades of documentary filmmaking to work—but for what cause?

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Steven Spielberg Very Influential, New Poll Says

Tops Forbes list with an influence score of 47

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Jewish Man Saved by Oskar Schindler Dies at 89

Abraham Zuckerman was featured in Steven Spielberg’s Schindler’s List

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The Five Best Jewish Christmas Films

Die Hard, ScroogedTrading Places, and more

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Steven Spielberg is an Embarrassing Proud Dad

Used his phone to film his kids’ band playing a concert in NYC

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The Break-Up That Rocked Israel

Beloved celebrity couple Yehuda Levi and Ninet Tayeb split after eight years

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Sundown: Collision Averted at Eilat Airport

Plus rent Spielberg’s house, Joan Rivers wants Bristol Palin’s life, and more

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Big Jew-Off at Cannes

European cineastes clash with American ironists and shlock-meisters at the film-world’s biggest hoedown

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Wu-Tang’s Kiddush

My family Kiddush became the haunting opening for Schindler’s List, and was sampled by the hip-hop collective

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Sundown: Roger Ebert Dies at 70

Plus feminist protests in Europe turns some heads

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Kubrick’s Lost Holocaust Film

America’s greatest Jewish director was haunted by the Nazi horror—too much to address it directly in film

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There May Be Two New Big Films About Moses

And Steven Spielberg has dropped out of one of them

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Daybreak: A Brooklyn Tragedy

Plus locusts descend upon Egypt

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Tablet Goes to the Oscars

What if LincolnLife of Pi, and other Academy Award-nominated films got sequels starring Jewish characters?

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Hollywood’s New Shoah

The Golden Globes and Oscars reward Lincoln and Django. Are slavery movies the new Holocaust flicks?