A Holocaust-themed short film that took Grand Prize film in a competition sponsored by Philips features Rita Zohar, a real-life Holocaust survivor who guest starred in a landmark 7th Heaven episode.
Purim just ended in Jerusalem yesterday — but there’s already a contender for best Passover video of 5771. Think “The Office” meets your family seder.
Not one, but TWO more Jewish college knockoffs, this time based on SNL Digital Shorts. Both moderately suggestive, both misappropriating Jewish ritual objects.
New British TV drama puts Israeli-Palestinian conflict front and center on the telly.
Only on YouTube: Jewcy Magazine puts the bullet-catching siddur myth to the test–mythbusters style!
When Chabad TV persona Mendy Pellin released a high quality video parody of Willow Pallin’s “Whip my Hair”, he probably didn’t expect fewer than 20,000 hits in two weeks. HyperSemitic offers a tip for Jewish viral videos in the post-Maccabeats era.
Really, “OY?” Any Jewish person(s) involved in the production of this Snuggie Hanukkah commercial please report to my office IMMEDIATELY.
Supercut video of Hebrew references in popular TV and movies! Here’s a partial list–what would you have put in?
American Chabad-niks clash with Arab-Israelis in Tzfat; Same-sex duo on Israeli Dancing With the Stars; The Hobbit casts a Hebrew speaker; Albanian Muslims saved Jews from Holocaust; NBA fans from Israel miss date with LeBron