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Israeli film, Beaufort, in race for Oscar

For Ron Leshem, co-author of the film Beaufort, which has just been nominated for an Oscar for best Foreign Language Film by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Los Angeles, the prospective award comes as something as …

Israel’s latest export – TV spoonbenders and shrinks

It’s a Wednesday night, 8.00pm – prime time in the world of television. The opening credits herald the start of the hottest new reality TV sensation – a five part mentalist extravaganza called Phenomenon. The camera focuses briefly on controversial …

Welcome! ISRAEL21c Enters a New Age

We welcome you warmly to ISRAEL21c’s new, enriched and vastly expanded website. Not only do we have an improved version of our traditional ISRAEL21c news service website, but we’ve integrated our award-winning blog, Israelity, the journal of the reality of …

The next fast food in the US? Israeli hummus [VIDEO]

The next fast food in the US? Israeli hummus [VIDEO]

The unofficial national food of Israel could be a healthy substitute for American junk food.It’s practically a national sport in Israel. At sidewalk cafes, and at bustling fast food joints, diners enjoy the fine art of sopping up delicious plates …