Culture

America finds its Ex List on Israeli TV

“It’s an historic moment – the first Israeli-inspired show to be made into an American network series,” said Arik Kneller, head of Kneller Artists Agency, which represents Mythological X creator Sigal Avin. The CBS version – called The Ex List …

Israel’s viral video pioneers [VIDEO]

Israel’s viral video pioneers [VIDEO]

“If the idea behind the script is not catchy and contagious enough, the campaign is likely to be a failure,” Gil Lavie, founder and CEO of Keta Keta.Viral videos are distributed through the Internet by email, messaging, blogs and media …

Israeli jewelers break the rules with new materials

A new generation of Israeli designers is looking beyond traditional materials of gold, silver and precious stones, to create unique jewelry out of a range of unusual materials, from concrete to polymers, and even nuts and bolts. For jewelry designer …

America celebrates Israel’s 60th

Events in New York to celebrate Israel’s 60th anniversary kicked off with a concert at Radio City Music Hall.Israel’s 60th Independence Day may have come and gone, but in the US the merrymaking is far from over. Politicians, community organizations, …

Israel’s odd couple take on Vegas

Storming Vegas: Nochi Dankner and Yitzhak Tshuva.The Jews created Las Vegas; now the Israelis are hoping to improve upon it. While the Mafia lent discreet support to the creation of the State of Israel – at least to hear Frank …