Two very different Israeli films about their titular princesses open in Los Angeles on May 27. The first of these, a movie called simply “Princess,” is a dark, somewhat surreal coming-of-age story about child molestation. The other, “Presenting Princess Shaw,” is a documentary that...
Tag: Israeli Films
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November 8, 2012 | 1:04 pm
By now it has become a celebrated fact that the Israeli creative industry is in the throes of a modern renaissance. This makes the annual Israel Film Festival — set to roll out the red carpet for its 27th year next March — a gift to Los Angeles and its two-week film program an...
February 7, 2012 | 10:17 pm
Hollywood isn’t through yet with chasing after Nazis, nor with adapting successful Israeli productions, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
George Clooney, hot off his highly praised “The Descendants” and “The Ides of March,” has optioned, and will most likely star, in...
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November 17, 2005 | 7:00 pm
The year is 1999, and on the Israeli TV miniseries, "Catching the Sky," Nurit walks into her Tel Aviv kitchen at the crack of dawn to find her husband doing something completely shocking and inexplicable.
"What are you doing?" Nurit asks him.
"Praying Shacharit," Roni says, referring...