Spotlight on Israeli Culture

SporlightonIsraeliCulture Spotlight on Israeli Culture

Spotlight on Israeli Culture kicks off this weekend with 2 months of exciting events including musical performances, theatre productions, dance pieces, visual arts, films and letters. The lineup features some of the breakthrough talents transforming Israel’s vibrant cultural scene today.  SDM is excited to be a media sponsor this great event, stay tuned for exclusive […]

January 30, 2015
Aya, an Israeli short film, gets Oscar nod

The Israeli short film, Aya, was among the Oscar nominees in the Best Live Action Short category. The nominees were announced on Thursday in Los Angeles. The short dramatic film Aya was directed by Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis. It stars Sarah Adler as an Israeli woman who impulsively pretends to be the driver for […]

January 15, 2015
TheAffair Hagai Levi’s ‘The Affair’ wins Golden Globe

Showtime series co-created by Israeli director takes home honor for best television drama; Israeli film ”Gett: The Trial Of Viviane Amsalem’ loses best foreign language film award to Russia’s ‘Leviathan.’ Two fresh new series, Showtime’s “The Affair” and Amazon’s “Transparent,” were catapulted into the spotlight on Sunday at Hollywood’s Golden Globe awards, taking home the […]

January 12, 2015
An aerial photograph of the farm house. Impressive 2,800-year-old farm house uncovered in Israel

The farm, which is extraordinarily well preserved, was built in the eighth century BCE, the time of the Assyrian conquest. An impressive farm house, 2,800 years old, which comprised twenty-three rooms, was exposed in recent weeks during archaeological excavations the Israel Antiquities Authority is carrying out in Rosh Ha-‘Ayin before the city is enlarged in an […]

December 19, 2014
Gett Israel nominated for best foreign film Golden Globe

Israel’s submission in the foreign film category at the Golden Globes, “Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem”, has been selected as a nominee for the 2015 awards. “Gett” will compete against the submissions from Sweden, Russia, Poland, and Estonia. :: YNet

December 11, 2014
FilmsWeLike presents ZERO MOTIVATION

Written and directed by Talya Lavie Best Narrative Feature – Tribeca Film Festival Opens in Toronto at the TIFF Bell Lightbox on Friday, December 12 SYNOPSIS Zohar and Daffi are best friends; serving in an administration office at an artillery base in the south of Israel. They share a bunk bed and since both of […]

December 9, 2014