Film

daniel_radcliffe Daniel Radcliffe to star in movie adaptation of Israeli cult classic

Harry Potter star to act in adaptation of the book ‘Back from Tuichi’, a real-life survival tale by Israeli author Yossi Ghinsberg. Jewish-British movie star Daniel Radcliffe continues to prove that there is life after Harry Potter. Since he hung up his oval glasses, Radcliffe has performed in numerous low-budget, independent productions. While many of […]

February 17, 2016
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Israelis encounter an unusual sight in one of Israel’s largest cities – 50 cubic meters snow covering Rabin Square. Tel Aviv residents could not believe their eyes on Friday morning when they discovered snow covering Rabin Square. Early on Friday morning, two trucks arrived at the square and unloaded 50 cubic meters of snow, brought […]

February 16, 2016
Oscars Oscar nominees get free trip to Israel

Actors and directors nominated for an Oscar at the 88th Academy Awards ceremony on February 28th will receive a luxurious gift bag which includes a free trip to the Holy Land. The luxurious gift package worth $200,000 awarded to actors and directors who are candidates for an Oscar this year includes a ten-day trip to […]

February 11, 2016
eop-e1454513164370-635x357 Israel’s Wix unveils hilarious 2016 Super Bowl ad

Tel Aviv-based do-it-yourself website development firm recruits characters from ’Kung Fu Panda 3’ for clip Wix.com, the Tel Aviv-based do-it-yourself website development company, on Wednesday released a commercial it will broadcast during the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 7. The 30-second spot, which will air during the 3rd quarter of the CBS broadcast, features characters […]

February 4, 2016
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
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