“The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life” won the Academy Award for documentary short Sunday night.
Palestinian “Omar” was best foreign-language film finalist, while Israel’s “Bethlehem” was eliminated early on.
Alice Herz-Sommer, the 110-year-old Holocaust survivor and concert pianist whose life was the subject of an Oscar-nominated documentary, has died.
Herz-Sommer, who was believed to...
If there is one movie that must be seen, it is the documentary of a Holocaust survivor now 110.
It is time that this hypersensitivity got toned down. Save it for real racism.
In the version of events provided by Argo, it wasn't radical Islamists who stormed the U.S. embassy in Tehran, but the Iranian people as a whole.
Of course, both movies portray Israel in a negative light, so calm down before kvelling.
Marvin Hamlisch, the acclaimed composer and arranger of dozens of films and Broadway shows, has died at 68.
Hamlisch died Monday in Los Angeles following...
If they ban him, does he not bleed, at least a little, on the inside? The Oscar folks appear to have had it up to here with the loveable, although as lowbrow as they come, British-Jewish star. Or maybe it was all his own idea. You figure it out.
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