Gal Gadot is an Amazon warrior in ‘Wonder Woman’ teaser

VIDEO: Israeli actress looks tough in teaser for something rare in Hollywood – an action superhero film with a female lead (and female director). A new teaser for upcoming superheroine film “Wonder Woman“, starring Israeli actress and fashion model Gal Gadot, has provided the first look at scenes from the film, which Warner Bros. Pictures […]

January 21, 2016
Netflix Netflix expands into 130 more countries in surprise move – including Israel

SAN FRANCISCO – Netflix has begun streaming its Internet video service in 130 more countries, including Israel, nearly completing its expansion a year ahead of schedule. CEO Reed Hastings made the surprise announcement at the end of a presentation Wednesday in Las Vegas at CES, a showcase for gadgets and technology services. Investors cheered the […]

January 6, 2016
GalGadotSuperWoman Gal Gadot reveals first picture of Wonder Woman

The time has come… Gal Gadot has tweeted a first look at Wonder Woman The film, starring one of our favourite Israeli actresses, is set to be released in 2017. In the meantime, we will have to live with this picture. Almost 75 years in the making… #WonderWoman is underway. — Gal Gadot (@GalGadot) […]

November 23, 2015
JennaJameson Former ‘queen of porn’ at forefront of hasbara

As she goes through a conversion process following her engagement to an Israeli, Jenna Jameson takes to social media to defend the Jewish state during the wave of terror it is facing. Israel is receiving support and encouragement from an unexpected source these days following the ongoing wave of terror across the country: Former adult […]

October 19, 2015
Screen Shot 2015-08-31 at 10.17.06 AM #ReelIsrael at #TIFF15: Interview with Yaelle Kayam, Director of Mountain

SDM is excited to celebrate #reelIsrael at #TIFF15. Below is part 4 of an SDM exclusive interview series with TIFF International Programmer Jane Schoettle. Jane Schoettle: The setting for THE MOUNTAIN — the cemetery on the Mount of Olives — is a very dramatic and starkly beautiful one. Did this location inspire your story or did you […]

September 8, 2015
NataliePortman ‘Israel is like family, you love it but you also want it to be the best it can be’

She was born in Jerusalem as Neta-Lee Hershlag, and today she is known all over the world as Natalie Portman. On Thursday evenings, these two identities – the Israeli girl and the Hollywood superstar – came together at the Jerusalem premiere of her new movie “A Tale of Love and Darkness,” based on the bestselling […]

September 4, 2015