December 7, 2011 | 2:13 pm
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Art is often seen as a bridge between cultures, but a recent event at the International Film Festival of India proves it can be used as a wedge and a weapon—which is exactly how it went when Iran prohibited one of its citizens, the filmmaker Tahmineh Milani, from sitting on a jury... read on
December 6, 2011 | 12:06 pm
Sasson Gabai was awarded best male actor at the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI). Gabai won for the Israeli film “Restoration” and “his remarkable performance in the lead role of Yakob Fidelman” according to PardaPhash.
The IFFI opened in Goa on Nov. 23.
December 6, 2011 | 11:54 am
Austin Nichols from One Tree Hill tweeted “beautiful sunset in Israel” during his visit to Tel Aviv.
It’s unclear whether it was the lure of beautiful sunsets or more of the party scene that prompted his friends to join him, but AbbaNibi.com reported “apparently his close friends Justin Chatwin (“War of the Worlds”) and Shaun Sipos (‘Melrose Place’ remake) are now with him in Tel Aviv.
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