The Last Jew in the Village

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  A fascinating beautifully helmed documentary about an abandoned village that was founded by Mountain Jews (also known as Jews of the Caucuses) in Azerbaijan […]

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Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

ANNE FRANK, a Musical returns to Off-Broadway at the Actors Temple Theatre from March 2020

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  After a Sold Out debut in September 2019 (at the Center for Jewish History), Anne Frank, a Musical returns Off-Broadway at the Actors Temple Theatre (339 […]

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Sunday, February 23rd, 2020

Jewish Names

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  We Jews are hyper-sensitive. Recently, several people have told me how embarrassed they are that Jewish names are so prominent in the current spate […]

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Friday, February 21st, 2020

SUGIHARA REMEMBRANCE ROUTE IN JAPAN

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Most Americans know of Oskar Schindler, the German businessman who saved more than 1,200 lives during the Holocaust, by hiring Jews to work in his […]

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Thursday, February 20th, 2020

Internationally-acclaimed Israeli singer Noa lends her unparalleled vocal capacity to the ageless compositions of Bach with U.S. with tour dates in March

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  Israel’s leading international recording and performing artist Noa (also known by her birth-name Achinoam Nini) and her long-time artistic partner and collaborator, the renowned […]

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Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

All-Star Sephardi Musical to Open 23rd New York Sephardic Jewish Film Festival: 23 February to 2 March 2020

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  The New York Sephardic Jewish Film Festival (NYSJFF) announces its action-packed 2020 program of 19 films. Showcasing 11 première films, including two world premières […]

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Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

The American Sephardi Federation’s New York Sephardic Jewish Film Festival (NYSJFF)

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  For more than a week beginning February 23, 2020, and lasting through March 2, 2020, the American Sephardi Federation will present the New York […]

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Monday, February 17th, 2020

Announcing the 2020 New York Sephardic Jewish Film Festival’s Pomegranate Award Winners

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  The American Sephardi Federation’s New York Sephardic Jewish Film Festival (NYSJFF) will honor iconic fashion designer Elie Tahari, film directors Elie Chouraqui and Keren […]

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Sunday, February 16th, 2020

Jewish Tree Huggers

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  On Monday we celebrate the New Year for trees! Yes, we were tree huggers long before it became fashionable. Where did we get it […]

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Friday, February 7th, 2020

The delicious reemergence of freekeh in Israeli cuisine

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Like boutique wine, olive oil and other specialties that were slowly revived, the green grain is finding its place in modern Israeli cooking. In the […]

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Wednesday, February 5th, 2020