sand-storm Israeli film triumphs at Sundance Film Festival

ANNNND the winner is… ‘Sand Storm‘, directed by Elite Zexer, about Bedouin women struggling with a conservative country, wins World Cinema Grand Jury Prize at premier US film festival. This is a rare achievement for Israeli film at the reputed film festival at which the likes of Quentin Tarantino and the Coen brothers were discovered. […]

February 3, 2016
Beyonce-Coldplay-Hymn-For-The-Weekend-Portal-da-Musica-Nova Coldplay and Beyonce’s New Hit Music Video Visuals Are Made in Israel

The clip ‘Hymn for the Weekend,’ which attracted 18 million views in two days, features visual design by Yaron Yashinski Studio of Tel Aviv. While the filming of this music video was in Mumbai, India, the design, animation and additional visual elements were done in Israel. Coldplay and Beyonce have been announced as performers at […]

February 3, 2016
Megadeath Heavy metal legends Megadeth coming to Israel

The heavy metal band is returning to Israel to play a live show on July 2 at Rishon Lezion’s amphitheater. It will be the metal giants’ fifth show in the country and was supposed to take place in 2014, but was canceled due to Operation Protective Edge. Heavy metal lovers in Israel have cause for […]

February 1, 2016
1249469-brian-wilson-smile-617 Brian Wilson announces show in Israel

Beach Boys singer’s site says he will be arriving in Israel as part of a world tour celebrating 50 years of making music. Is Brian Wilson heading to Israel? According to an announcement published on his official website on Monday, the former Beach Boys lead singer is planning to embark on a world tour to […]

January 29, 2016
Seinfeld Seinfeld: Israelis are ‘all-or-nothing’ types

Comedian tells Daily Show that locals veer between ‘It’s no problem’ to ‘That’s impossible’ with nothing in between, but praises ‘amazing audiences’ A month after his first stand-up appearance in Israel, Jerry Seinfeld on Wednesday jokingly characterized Israelis as having an “all-or-nothing” mentality. Read more at Times of Israel.

January 29, 2016
Ryan Reynolds Ryan Reynolds Gives a Shout-Out to Israel

Actor Ryan Reynolds, aka the star of the upcoming flick Deadpool,  gave a huge shout-out to Israel on Facebook Did you know that the Canadian actor considers Israel as the top place he would like to travel to? Check it out: Israel is in my top 1 list of places I’d like to travel to. I’m touched someone […]

January 26, 2016