Who the Folk?! | Zack Chazin

It’s the second installment of our new weekly profile series, “Who the Folk?!” Each week we’ll interview a different member of the TC tribe. This week: Zack Chazin!

Who the Folk?! | Zoe Stern

It’s the first installment of our new weekly profile series, “Who the Folk?!” Each week we’ll interview a different member of the TC tribe. First up, the fabulous Zoe Stern!

A Glimpse Into Israel’s Booming Film Industry

Indeed, the Israeli film industry has gained remarkable traction in recent years, thanks in part to over $10 million in public funding and international investments the industry has received yearly since 2000. This has led to more opportunities for filmmakers and thus, better films. In 1995, .3% of Israeli moviegoers bought tickets to Hebrew-language cinema. Today, 10% of Israel’s box office sales are for Israeli films.

A Conversation with Acclaimed Writer Yossi Klein Halevi

Temple Israel and Adath Jeshurun hosted Klein Halevi as scholar in residence at their congregations last weekend. The two congregations and JCRC hosted a breakfast for communal professionals Friday morning. TC Jewfolk caught up with Klein Halevi during the busy weekend. Below are excerpts from our conversation.

Stop the Summer Slide with PJ Library

Author Linda Glaser on her love of books, where ideas like Hoppy Hanukkah come from, and her involvement with PJ Library, a program through JFCS that gives free Jewish books to kids 8 and under.