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Jewish Film & New Media

An International Journal

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Jewish Film & New Media provides an outlet for research into any aspect of Jewish film, television, and new media and is unique in its interdisciplinary nature, exploring the rich and diverse cultural heritage across the globe. The journal is distinctive in bringing together a range of cinemas, televisions, films, programs, and other digital material in one volume and in its positioning of the discussions within a range of contexts—the cultural, historical, textual, and many others.

Jewish Film & New Media Volume 6 Number 2 (Fall 2018)
Special Issue: Israeli Cinema and Politics

Introduction to the Special Issue
Israeli Cinema and Politic
Yaron Peleg and Eran Kaplan

From Binding to Crucifixion: The Political Role of Christian Motifs in Israeli Cinema
Yael Ben-Zvi Morad

Personal and National History in the TV Drama Series Pillars of Smoke and The Exchange Principle
Dana Masad

Law and Sedition in Israeli Films: From the Assassination of Itzhak Rabin to the Hilltop Movement
Marcella Simoni

Between Two Hills: From Hill 24 to Beaufort and the Question of the Political in Israeli Cinema
Eran Kaplan

Class Struggle in the Era of Identity Politics: The Revolutionary Modernism of Doron Tzabari
Yaron Peleg

Jewish Film & New Media Volume 7 Number 1 (Spring 2019)

Hollywood Film as Therapy: Hugo Haas, Trauma, and Survivor Guilt
Milan Hain

Stretch Cunningham, We Hardly Knew You: Seeing Jews and “Others” through Archie Bunker’s Eyes
Jeffrey Demsky

Jew Wave: How Jewish Filmmakers Created the New Hollywood
Vincent Brook

The Younger Generation: Jews and Diaspora in Frank Capra’s America
Jeffrey Haus

On Miller’s Waltz with Bashir
Dan Chyutin

On Thomson’s Warner Bros.
Stephen J. Whitfield

On Weinstein’s The Eddie Cantor Story: A Jewish Life in Performance and Politics
Anna Martonfi

On Isenberg’s We’ll Always Have Casablanca
Michael Berkowitz

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The following issues are available in print:

6.2: Special Issue: Israeli Cinema and Politics


4.1: Special Issue: Genres in Jewish and Israeli Cinema

3.1: Special Issue: Israeli Film and Television

2.1: Special Issue: Latin American Cinema and Television