Monday, November 18, 2019

JEWISH GROUPS OUTRAGED BY U.N. SCREENING OF MIRAL

March 15, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

A screening at the United Nations of The Weinstein Co.’s Miral, directed by Julian Schnabel, has been denounced by Israel’s delegation to the U.N., the American Jewish Committee, the Anti-Defamation League, and other Jewish organizations as an effort to portray Israel as the villain in its dealings with the Arab world. The screening of the […]

TIDE OF AMERICAN FILMS TO HIT VENICE

July 29, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

American films dominated the list of 22 selected to compete for the Golden Lion award at this year’s Venice Film Festival, which takes place Sept. 1-11. Festival organizers said that a 23rd “surprise” competitor will be announced after the festival is well underway, on September 6. They gave no hint as to the nature of […]