Israeli Zombies, Killers, Torturers, and Human Parasites Invade World Cinema

As Hollywood looks to mine B-movies for remakes, genre schlock has growing escapist appeal in Israel

Let’s Remember the Dark Side of Ariel Sharon’s Legacy—and Bury ‘Sharonism’ With Him

As defense minister, he presided over disaster in Beirut, and as prime minister, over disengagement, not peacemaking

Prawer Plan Halted; Animated Anne Frank Film

Plus Jason Segel is David Foster Wallace, and more in the news

Tel Aviv’s Comics Knock-Out

Israeli Asaf Hanuka crashes the party in Paris, as the comic-strip-obsessed city hosts Spiegelman and Crumb

No Tzedakah, No Love

This week in ‘Millionaire Matchmaker’

Israel Nears Third Straight Oscar Nomination

‘Ajami’ is country’s first Arabic-language submission

War Movies

Samuel Maoz’s ‘Lebanon’ is the latest of three recent films about the 1982 Lebanon war

Toronto Abuzz About Israeli Film

Forget Tel Aviv; they want to see ‘Lebanon’

Soldier’s Story

An animated investigation of war

Time of Favor

Israeli cinema has finally come into its own

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