Remembering the Iranian Film Master With a Devoted Israeli Following

Renowned Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami has died at the age of 76. His films were rarely shown in Iran but had a devoted Israeli following. Benjamin Ivry explains the universal appeal of his cinematic art.

Forward Looking Back

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Elie Wiesel Recalls The Friends He Used To Have

In “My Friends,” published in the Forverts on February 21, 1966, Elie Wiesel recalls growing up in Sighet, then part of Romania, and his group of peers, most of whom were killed in the Holocaust.

My Berry Breakfast in Krakow

As with almost anywhere she travels, Leah Koenig found breakfast in Poland to be the most memorable meal of the day.

Cast of Modern Orthodox Dating Show Talk Texting, Ghosting and Crushes

On the first episode of “Soon By You,” a new web series on Modern Orthodox dating, four protagonists faced off against the very worst of mating rituals: the failed first date. A great deal of stilted conversation, a case of mistaken identity and copious amounts of wine later — the gang is back for round two, with a new episode released today on YouTube.

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