This Israeli television commercial for HDTV has kippot spinning all over Ha’Aretz!
Power to the table
Turkey to let Iraqi Kurds reinforce Kobani as U.S. drops arms to defenders
Hamas leader’s daughter received medical treatment in Israel
A better Orthodox reaction to the mikveh, East Ramapo scandals
Obama must take action on LGBT rights overseas
Israeli emigration to Berlin: It makes sense
Rudy Giuliani among N.Y. pols to protest Met’s ‘Death of Klinghoffer’
Anat, don’t push bat mitzvahs at the Kotel right now
December 14, 2007 | 9:20 pm
December 5, 2007 | 9:13 am
Back for the second night of Chanukah, JewishJournal.com VideoJew Jay Firestone makes a failed attempt at latkes for a few guests. Join them all afterwards in lighting day two of the Chanukah candles.
Check the rest of our Chanukah candle lighting videos online, all this week!
November 23, 2007 | 1:54 pm
The problems of the Chicago Police Department are well-known— a history of brutality and corruption and problems at the top—but, hey, that doesn’t mean they can’t make educational videos!
This one—entitled ‘Gaining A Better Understanding of Judaism Educational Video’—was uploaded to...
November 15, 2007 | 7:00 pmWhen I was asked by The Jewish Journal whether I'd like to write something funny about the WGA strike, I thought -- hey, there's nothing funny about this: corporate bullies refusing to pay writers for their work. This is serious. But as my friend Rob Lotterstein, creator and...
November 14, 2007 | 10:11 pm
Starring Seth Menachem & Avi Rothman
Written by a striking writer (before the strike, actually)
Directed by Oren Kaplan
November 8, 2007 | 7:00 pm
Cash in on Your Embarrassing B'nai Mitzvah Moment
JewishTVNetwork.com, which has launched its own user-generated channel, wants to celebrate by holding a contest to find the funniest, most embarrassing bar/bat mitzvah moments. Think "America's Funniest Home Videos," but with...
October 23, 2007 | 10:33 pm
I’ve said it before, we—Jews—are family.
We are the children of Avraham Avinu (Abraham Our Father) and some of us are descendants of the first Jewish priest—the first Cohen—Aaron, brother of Moshe Rabbenu (Moses Our Teacher.)
It’s all there in Jon Entine’s cutting-edge new book,...
October 1, 2007 | 9:50 pm
The majority of adult internet users in the U.S. (57%) report watching or downloading some type of online video content and 19% do so on a typical day; this includes 66% of those with high-speed connections at home and fully three-quarters of broadband users (74%) who enjoy...
August 10, 2007 | 11:09 pm
Here’s all we know: A wacky college student on a Taglit-birthright trip to Israel found a kindred spirit at the flea market in Jaffa . . .
August 9, 2007 | 11:12 pm
Friday night Shabbat services at Temple Akiba Culver City
Rabbi Zachary Shapiro
Cantor Lonee Frailich
August 2, 2007 | 8:00 pm
June 12, 2007 | 10:31 pm
Bimbo—Betty Boop’s canine companion in all those old Max Fleischer cartoons—liberates his inner Jew to fly to the Wailing Wall (kotel) in Jerusalem in this new homage to animator Fleischer.
Bimboim (the dog formerly known as Bimbo) wants to leave a message for God at the wall, but getting there is not as easy as he expects! :-)
Extra credit question:
Why does Bimboim’s prayer fly directly to Heaven?
May 25, 2007 | 4:10 pm
Crazy Jewish surf music from the Bay Area
April 26, 2007 | 10:35 pm
Denmark’s red hot Jewish momma Channe Nussbaum and Klezmofobia: ‘Vi ahin zol ikh geyn? Where can I go?’
March 23, 2007 | 10:23 pm
Breaking matzoh cleanly. Hat tip to Mobius.
March 22, 2007 | 8:00 pm
March 5, 2007 | 7:00 pm
This movie was produced by Shatil for the board meeting of the New Israel Fund.
8 min 50 sec - Feb 25, 2007 www.shabbatfund.org
The Jerusalem Shabbat Fund - JSF - providers food coupons l'kavod Shabbat Kodesh for needy Jews throughout Israel.
February 8, 2007 | 7:00 pm
February 2, 2007 | 9:04 pm
‘My Life as a American Persian Jew’ by Angelena Melody Khadavi
January 25, 2007 | 7:00 pmPaula Kirman's original video:
Tribute video from blogger Jewlicious:
Message from Judea and Ruth Pearl:
Rabbi Yonah Bookstein:
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January 5, 2007 | 11:22 pm
Only 15 at the time, Israel’s Liel Kolet coaxes Bill Clinton onstage to sing ‘Imagine’ with a Jewish-Arab kids choir at a concert for Shimon Peres’ 85th birthday
September 28, 2006 | 8:00 pm
September 21, 2006 | 11:28 pm
Once you’ve seen and heard ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ in Japanese, what’s left but klezmer from Ireland?
August 31, 2006 | 8:00 pm
July 19, 2006 | 8:00 pm
What happens when the sirens start? YouTube.com phonecam video from a young Israeli...
Colorful rainbows, choo-choo trains and flowers decorate the walls of the neighborhood bomb shelter in Carmiel, but amid the overflowing toilets, foul smells and tension of war in Israel,...
April 13, 2006 | 8:00 pm
Little Rachel takes her first steps -- but your camcorder battery dies before you get the shot.
Your family reunion includes Grandma Shirley, whom you haven't seen in 15 years and, frankly, may never see again. You interview her on video, but when you sit down later to watch it, the...