is a Los Angeles-based staff writer for JTA.
February 26, 2015 5:21pm
A reality show about a black-Jewish couple examines what it describes as a culture clash in, ahem, black and white, without too many intervening shades of gray.
February 22, 2015 10:56pm
Polish director Pawel Pawlikowski won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film — and then quickly found out just where that ranks in the Hollywood pecking order.
February 19, 2015 7:18pm
The novelist is teaming up with Ben Stiller to bring his surreal sensibility to television.
February 19, 2015 10:30am
The Schechter alum recently aired a heavy metal ditty in homage to the pleasures of rocking it late-night in LA’s delis
February 17, 2015 4:54pm
Writer-director Pawel Pawlikowski explores the trauma of Poland’s Holocaust history — and his own.
February 16, 2015 3:40pm
Unlike past Academy Award contenders from the Jewish state, Mihal Brezis and Oded Binnun’s film does not explore political, ethnic or religious aspects of Israeli life.
February 11, 2015 2:38pm
Former Mormon bishop Randy Harmsen loves Jewish-style delis so much, he decided to open his own.
February 10, 2015 2:22pm
Tech entrepreneurs, politicians and supermodels will gather at the Waldorf Astoria New York to honor the Times of Israel — and Israel itself.
February 4, 2015 4:55pm
Jonathan Gold, the only food critic to win a Pulitzer Prize, is the subject of a new documentary that premiered at the Sundance Film Festival.
February 4, 2015 3:56pm
Advance LA, housed at American Jewish University, helps young adults with social and cognitive challenges, build life skills — from doing laundry to building a resume.