Added: 3rd June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 740 Comments:0
What defines a "self-hating" Jews in our times. This funny yet serious short parody brings that issue onto the table and shows the negative reactions on both sides. Question: Does listening to the classical works of Richard Wagner, driving a Mercedes, or traveling to Germany make someone a...
Added: 3rd June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 271 Comments:0
The mission of the Jewish Museum of Florida (JMOF) is to communicate the Florida Jewish experience from 1763 to the present to Jews, non-Jews, Florida residents and visitors alike; and to examine how Jews form part of a dynamic mosaic of ethnic groups, all seeking to balance the traditions of...
Added: 3rd June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 260 Comments:0
Really upbeat video with Matisyahu "Jerusalem" as background track. Celebrating 41 years since its reunification, Jerusalemites will celebrate with an array of events starting Sunday night, in the capital. From a fireworks display to a parade through the city streets, a salute to Jerusalem by the...
Added: 3rd June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 249 Comments:0
The family of Ziv Balali, a reserve soldier who fell in a Katyusha attack on Kfar Giladi during the Second Lebanon War (that is the national terror attack in summer 2006), tells of their beloved son and how they deal with his loss.
Added: 3rd June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 517 Comments:0
"CARAVAN 841 TRAILER" - A wondrous coming-of-age story that relates the hope of a young boy amid the tragedy of Ethiopian Jews’ struggle in leaving their war-torn country, Caravan 841 weaves a tale of a young orphan looking to find his place and his self in his new home of Israel. Moshe, a...
Added: 3rd June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 1850 Comments:0
"Yiddish Theatre in America" - Author/film critic J. Hoberman, music director of the San Francisco Symphony Michael Tilson Thomas, actor Fyvush Finkel, and playwright Tony Kushner discuss the importance of the Yiddish Theater. Mr. Thomas is the grandson of Boris Thomashefsky, the premiere star of...
Added: 3rd June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 885 Comments:0
In this critical interview with star Middle East report Aaron Klein, shocking facts about Obama are revealed including direct mis-statements to the Florida Jewish community regarding his close relationships with major anti-semitic figure in & out of the black community. The Jewish voters in...
Added: 3rd June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 474 Comments:0
"Shizrael" is a really fast-paced and bizarre/cool video short - check it out! by Jewish Impact Films. Directed by Katherine Reisner,
Music by Heath Zeiger,
Animation by Ba,
Voice-overs by Barbara Heller and Arthur Bonner,
JIF Post Team: David Sacks, Jason Venokur, Brian Ash, Yariv Newman,...
Added: 3rd June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 526 Comments:0
"Passover Noir" by Jewish Impact Films -
Shot in the Old City of Jerusalem, December, 2005.
- Directed & Edited by Scott Fuselier,
Written by Marcus Velelis,
Starring Simon Feil,
Concept design by Yariv Newman,
Costume supervision by Avigayil Metal. Old City home thanks to Rabbi Shalom Gold.
Added: 2nd June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 314 Comments:0
Get the inside scoop on TJC's award-winning features and documentaries. The Forward newspaper's Arts and Culture Editor Alana Newhouse is your guide, offering incisive interviews with writers, directors and cultural critics. Here are excerpts from Newhouse's interview with the Spanish and...
Added: 1st June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 358 Comments:0
Jabotinsky Talk in 1934 on Water Resources in Palestine (Video of Jabotinsky Speaking of Jewish Eastern Palestine, 1934) - Vladimir Evgenevich Jabotinsky (1880-1940) led the Revisionist Zionist party. He fought for a Jewish state extending on both sides of the Jordan River. Translation (this is a...
Added: 1st June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 373 Comments:0
Yom Ha-Azmaut Kollel Hallel - some do it, some do not - but here is one minyan that REALLY does it! Hallel is the section of prayer that is said on certain days only (like holidays). Yom Ha-Atzmaut is Israeli Independence Day.
Added: 1st June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 283 Comments:0
One of the great anti-semites of our age is ex-President of the USA, Jimmy Carter. Here he is acting against Israeli (and U.S.) interests by publicly guessing the amount of nuclear weapons that Israel has - this man Carter is a real danger.
Added: 1st June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 720 Comments:0
The great Jewish comedian legend, Harvey Korman, died Thursday in Los Angeles at the age of 81. Korman, a native of Chicago, was a character actor from the beginning, playing the butler in a seventh-grade production of Heidi. In high school he was active in drama club, and after graduating, he...
Added: 1st June 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 485 Comments:0
The amazing Yoel Sharabi sings the Jewish national anthem Hatikva ("The Hope") at Shea Stadium in New York during Jewish Heritage Day for the N.Y. Mets against the San Francisco Giants! Let's play (Jewish) ball!
Added: 31st May 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 863 Comments:0
"A Letter from Jerusalem 1969" - a fast-moving and powerful video presentation by Aish HaTorah in advance of the 40th anniversary of the "liberation" of Jerusalem at the end of the six-day war. (source: aish.com)
Added: 31st May 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 470 Comments:0
An historic video broadcast from the Space Shuttle during the ill-fated flight of the First Israeli astronaut, Col. Ilan Ramon (STS-107 broke apart on re-entry - all hands lost). One of the astronauts shows the world what Israel looks like from space, including a zoom-in shot of Jerusalem (as...
Added: 31st May 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 161 Comments:0
Chanukah in the Shomron - 14 January, 2008 - ז' שבט ה' תשס"ח - This short video was taken by David and Lynn Risor, who were in the Shomron (Samaria) during Chanukah 5768. The young people in the video know what Chanukah is really about -...
Added: 30th May 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 3313 Comments:0
The Jewish star trek legend, Leonard Nimoy, who portrayed the vulcan science officer Spock aboard the Enterprise spaceship. In this extended video interview, Nimoy explains in detail the JEWISH origins of the vulcan hand sign from his orthodox Jewish upbringings. A must-watch for star trek fans...
Added: 30th May 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 1573 Comments:0
"Diary of Anne Frank Anime" (IN JAPANESE - Part One) This is the true story of Anne Frank, a Jewish girl living in Amsterdam during WW2. Anne's father realizes on time the danger the Jews face and hides his family (his wife Edith and his two daughters Margo (16) and Anne (13), along with four...
Added: 30th May 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 329 Comments:0
The YBO Orchestra & Yossi Bayles at the Aviv Music Festival on Chol Hamoed Pesach April 23, 2008 at the famous Bayfront Park Amphitheatre of Downtown Miami USA. For info on the next Aviv Festival, visit: www.AvivFestival.com
For booking YBO Orchestra & Yossi Bayles visit: www.YBO.us
Added: 30th May 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 2235 Comments:0
This breathtaking image truly captures the historic link that the modern state of Israel is in the chain of Jewish history. Whether the state is able (or unable) to emerge as a viable nation in the Middle East jungle of arab hatred is not yet clear - but this picture makes the future so clear -...
Added: 30th May 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 826 Comments:0
The history of Yemenite Jews en brief - from the Jewish life in Yemen, the operation "Magic carpet" (On Eagle's Wings) and the Yemenite Jewry in modern times living on in Israeli culture.
Enjoy the short "documentation"...video done by: ayinchet. music by: Uri Shevach "Eretz Ahuva", Ofra Haza...
Added: 30th May 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 287 Comments:0
"60 Years: A Tribute to the Modern State of Israel" - Recently we reached a significant milestone in our modern history, and that was the sixtieth birthday of the State of Israel. While the Jewish people and the land of Israel as a Jewish country goes way farther back than sixty years, it is...
Added: 30th May 2008 Posted By:Yarden Views: 397 Comments:0
Sydney Pollack - "Journey" (1934 - 2008) - A Tribute to Sydney Pollack who died May 27 2008.
Director, Producer. Actor. Writer. Husband. Father. Grandfather. Sydney Pollack (July 1, 1934 -- May 26, 2008 was an Academy Award-winning American film director, producer and actor. Born in Lafayette,...