Barbra Streisand, Stephen Sondheim, Steven Spielberg, and Itzhak Perlman were among the 17 recipients of the highest civilian honor.
Filmmaking scions star in scripted series on the social media network
Fans of the Oscar-winning film should start in the central Polish city of Lodz
An excerpt from Stars of David: Prominent Jews Talk About Being Jewish
Spielberg’s classic emptied beaches in 1975, but does it still scare?
‘Schindler’s List’ is a story of redemption—for both the film’s protagonist and its director
Spielberg’s 1977 sci-fi epic is loaded with portents, but what do they mean?
New Israeli films and the occasional siren at the Jerusalem Film Festival
The 1997 film looks back to the biblical Exodus and ahead to Abraham Lincoln
Viewing Spielberg’s 1993 sci-fi classic through the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s lens
Spielberg’s WWII epic alludes to Abraham Lincoln and Abraham the patriarch
Indiana Jones kicks off Spielberg retrospective at Museum of Jewish Heritage
Aspiring singer Jessica Katz, 25, moved to Israel from the U.S. in 2011
The director’s East Hampton property can be yours (for $24.5 million)
President named Ambassador for Humanity by USC Shoah Foundation
The 6-year-old Italian Jewish boy was seized by church authorities in 1858
Marvin Hier puts two decades of documentary filmmaking to work—but for what cause?
Tops Forbes list with an influence score of 47
Abraham Zuckerman was featured in Steven Spielberg’s Schindler’s List
Die Hard, Scrooged, Trading Places, and more
Used his phone to film his kids’ band playing a concert in NYC
Beloved celebrity couple Yehuda Levi and Ninet Tayeb split after eight years
Plus rent Spielberg’s house, Joan Rivers wants Bristol Palin’s life, and more
European cineastes clash with American ironists and shlock-meisters at the film-world’s biggest hoedown
My family Kiddush became the haunting opening for Schindler’s List, and was sampled by the hip-hop collective
Plus feminist protests in Europe turns some heads
America’s greatest Jewish director was haunted by the Nazi horror—too much to address it directly in film
And Steven Spielberg has dropped out of one of them
Plus locusts descend upon Egypt
What if Lincoln, Life of Pi, and other Academy Award-nominated films got sequels starring Jewish characters?