Jewish Journal

  • Deeper secrets

    By Dikla Kadosh

    June 24, 2008 | 11:18 am

    The secret is out. There is a steamy sexual scene between two gorgeous Israeli women in the film, “The Secrets.”

    But the Israeli film, directed by Avi Nesher and spotlighted in this year’s Israel Film Festival, is not only about a lesbian love affair.

    The film is much deeper than... read on

  • Collecting stamps

    By Dikla Kadosh

    June 17, 2008 | 11:29 am

    Jewish Journal super-intern, Jina Davidovich, writes about her extracurricular activities for The Calendar Girls:

    As a senior at Yeshiva University of Los Angeles Girls’ School, my obligations extend beyond surviving anxiety attacks that come with opening college decision letters,... read on

  • A party in your Bocca

    By Dikla Kadosh

    June 16, 2008 | 3:15 pm

    Where on Ventura Boulevard can you get a glatt kosher prime rib eye steak infused with a garlic herb rub, broiled in an open fire while singing along to popular Israeli love songs performed by the legendary Pini Cohen?

    Only at Bocca steakhouse, the much anticipated and talked about... read on

  • I could have danced all night…well, I did

    By Dikla Kadosh

    June 2, 2008 | 4:26 pm

    At Camp Rikud, David Dassa’s annual Israeli folk dance weekend at Camp Hess Kramer in Malibu, there is always a talent show on the last night.

    Many of the performers are painfully embarrassing to watch and leave you wondering how anyone could be so lacking in self-awareness. Like... read on