Eat, Drink + Think

New Old-School Eatery Opens at Museum of Jewish Heritage

The Museum has unveiled a decidedly old-school eatery with a nostalgic menu of Ashkenazi favorites.

Paula Vogel’s “Indecent” Scouted For Broadway

Daryl Roth and Elizabeth McCann are looking to bring “Indecent,” which Vogel co-created with Rebecca Taichman, to Broadway in the coming season.

Thanks, Vice. But Israel’s Female Soldiers Aren’t Just Pretty Faces.

Vice’s recent publication of Mayan Toledano’s photographs of female Israeli soldiers didn’t celebrate their womanhood, it fetishized it.

A Conversation About Regrets With ‘Is That You?’ Film Director Dani Menkin

Once you get past the “mother—-er” affectionate razzing between 60-year old Ronnie (Alon Aboutboul) an unemployed Israeli film projectionist visiting his brother in America, Dani Menkin”s film “Is That You?” settles into a meandering yet sweet “life journey” —akin to a romantic variant on Preston Sturges’ [1941] film “Sullivan’s Travels” —as the character Ronnie searches for the whereabouts of Rachel—the love of his life whom he let get away.

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