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Natalie receives the Genesis Prize

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  It was just announced that Natalie has been selected as the 2018 Genesis Prize Laureate. The $1 million award, known as “the Jewish Nobel Prize,” is granted each year…

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ATOLAD Tidbits

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  Let's kick off the week with a few A Tale of Love and Darkness news items. - Tablet have a really nice write up of the film's premiere in…

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Two Interviews From ATOLAD Premiere

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  Two interviews have emerged from Natalie's appearance in Israel for the premiere of A Tale of Love and Darkness and she gives some very thoughtful answers about both the…

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TOLAD In Jerusalem

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  Natalie's writing and directorial debut, A Tale of Love and Darkness, had its big premiere in Jerusalem last night. Sporting a rather uncomfortable looking "Love" necklace, she met Israeli…

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Natalie Talks ATOLAD in Israel

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TIFF is around the corner, and so is the North American introduction to Natalie Portman’s first work as a director. Her film A Tale of Love and Darkness is deeply connected to her Israeli roots, and she had taken the time to open up about her personal project.

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She talked to Yedioth Ahronoth about Israel, her new film, motherhood, politics and all of that good stuff.

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The Jewish Journal Weighs In

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  It's nice to see the Jewish Journal publish a piece about Natalie's recent "anti" Jewish comments. No knee jerking. Engagement of reasoning. Wow. The integration of Holocaust education into…

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The Anti-Semitic Zionist

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  A couple days ago a new Natalie interview appeared in The Independent and in the most interesting passage she explains how her criticism of right-wing politics in Israel was…

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