Amir Bogen is a film journalist.
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Talking With Acclaimed Israeli Director Oren Moverman

Despite his own remarkable success, Israeli filmmaker Oren Moverman says the future of indie film is bleak

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Rachel Weisz and Rachel McAdams Shine as Orthodox Jewish Lovers in ‘Disobedience’

Sebastian Lelio, the film’s director, on understanding his characters’ insular community and mastering the nuance of Jewish observance

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Tel Aviv’s Indie Bands Take SXSW by Storm

Lola Marsh and Oren Lavie win over fans, awards in Austin

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The World’s First Kung-Fu Holocaust Exploitation Flick!

Jackie Chan meets the Chinese Oskar Schindler in Israeli-Romanian co-production ‘Exodus to Shanghai’

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Israeli-born T.J. Leaf Is Ready to Play Ball in the NBA—and Make History

The  6’10” forward from UCLA is projected to go in the first round of Thursday’s NBA Draft in Brooklyn

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The Legacy of Yitzhak Rabin’s Killer—and His Wife

A controversial new documentary focuses on a sensational love drama rather than the loss of a leader and its impact on a still-reeling Israeli society

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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

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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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Operation Israeli Weather

It snows in Israel at least once every winter. So, why does the Israeli media cover it as though it was a war?

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