Sunday, July 5, 2015 Tammuz 18, 5775
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Tom Tugend, JTA
The Lady in Number 6 tells the story of Alice Herz-Sommer, a 110-year-old pianist, whose musical gifts proved to be her salvation.
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Tom Tugend, JTA
Hany Abu-Assad’s film focuses on a Palestinian whose life is thrown into turmoil after a friend murders an Israeli soldier.
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Bottles of Aviv613, a vodka distilled in the northern Israeli town of Safed, will be added to "swag bags" for oscar nominees and hostess Ellen DeGeneres of this year's Academy Awards.
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Tom Tugend, JTA
Benjamin Murmelstein was the last president of the Jewish council, or Judenrat, in the Theresienstadt (Terezin) ghetto in Czechoslovakia and the only Nazi-installed “elder of the Jews” not killed during the Holocaust.
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JTA
Sid Caesar, the founding father of American Jewish comedy, was best known for his Saturday night television variety show Your Show of Shows.
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