Arts videos

Sam Mendes takes on Bond with Skyfall

By Jennifer Lipman, August 1, 2012

Jewish director Sam Mendes is back with the latest installment in the James Bond series. Daniel Craig stars as the secret agent for the third time.


First look: Oz the Great and Powerful

By Jennifer Lipman, July 17, 2012

James Franco, Mila Kunis, Zach Braff and Rachel Weisz star in Sam Raimi's take on the Wizard of Oz story, out next year.


'Rebbe': Justin Bieber's 'Baby' with a Jewish spin

By Jennifer Lipman, July 11, 2012

The "Shepsalach" version of the teenage singing sensations hit song.


Aaron Sorkin's best lines

By Jennifer Lipman, June 26, 2012

Fans of Aaron Sorkin, whose new series "The Newsroom" aired this week in the US, will love this mash-up of the best lines from across his body of work - even those that appear more than once.


Lipa Schmeltzer's Chasidic dancing robots

By Jennifer Lipman, June 12, 2012

Chasidic musician Lipa Schmeltzer gives Lady Gaga a run for her money with this futuristic music video for his song "Hang up the Phone", following on from last month's anti-internet rally in New York.


The London Israeli Film Festival: Invisible

By Jennifer Lipman, May 23, 2012

Showing at the Israeli Film and Television Festival (Seret) in London on July 16, "Invisible" tells the story of two women trying to come to terms with being victims of the same serial rapist.


Trailer: The Amazing Spider-Man

By Jennifer Lipman, May 15, 2012

Andrew Garfield stars as the shy superhero in the latest version of the comic book story. The film is in UK cinemas on July 3.


The West Wing Reunion

By Jennifer Lipman, May 2, 2012

Aaron Sorkin's much-loved series about senior aides in the White House gets another outing in this clip, starring Martin Sheen, Allison Janney, Dulé Hill, Joshua Malina, Melissa Fitzgerald and William Duffy


Elliot Gould in 'Listen to Grandpa, Andy Ling'

By Jennifer Lipman, April 30, 2012

Actor Elliot Gould stars in a web-only comedy about a religious scholar whose grandson could do with some guidance.


The Newsroom: Aaron Sorkin's new show

By Jennifer Lipman, April 3, 2012

Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin, who penned The West Wing and The Social Network, is back. His new television series The Newsroom will be on air this summer. A look at what to expect from the series.