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All Posts Tagged With: "Israeli cinema"

Israeli films explore realities of warfare, faith

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Israeli films explore realities of warfare, faith

Israel's robust film industry is funded primarily with state grants, even though the themes can be highly critical of the government and at odds with conventional Israeli values. Many films explore issues from recent Israeli military history.

Posted: September 29, 2009 14:29   Comments: 3
Israeli cinema: Growing up

Amy Kronish (blog)

Israeli cinema: Growing up

Israeli has a thriving film industry. In recent years, its films have won popular and critical acclaim while tacking difficult issues of identity and politics. Jerusalem film scholar Amy Kronish blogs about the coming of age of Israeli cinema.

Posted: September 29, 2009 13:55   Comments: 1
Heroes, Hollywood and making it through the day

Martin Himel (blog)

Heroes, Hollywood and making it through the day

Worldfocus special correspondent Martin Himel blogs about what makes Israeli cinema different from Hollywood's.

Posted: September 29, 2009 12:53   Comments: 0

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