Category Archives: Tzivi's News

“The Fiddler Returns” wins award from Illinois Woman’s Press Association

FF2 Media congratulates Editor-in-Chief Jan Lisa Huttner, who just won a 2nd place certificate in the Photographer/Writer category for her January JUF News feature "The Fiddler Returns." The Fiddler Returns By Jan Lisa Huttner The final event in the worldwide celebration … Continue reading

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The Fifth BW FIDDLER

After a month of previews, Broadway's fifth Fiddler on the Roof premiered today at the Broadway Theatre at 1681 Broadway (on the corner of 53rd Street). This is the final event – some might even say the culminating event – … Continue reading

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CFIC ’15: Sweet Home Chicago

11/3/15: With Cindy Stern​ at the 2015 CFIC. Taking a break during our marathon screening of "The Amsalem Trilogy" (To Take a Wife, Shiva and Gett). Grueling, yes, but this was such a powerful experience that I can only hope to … Continue reading

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CFIC ’15: Tzivi’s Guide

Tzivi's Guide to the 10th Annual Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema By JAN LISA HUTTNER Patrons of this year’s Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema (CFIC) will have a rare opportunity to see one of the most significant accomplishments in the … Continue reading

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CFIC ’15: Top Picks

Here is my list of TOP PICKS for this year's 2015 Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema (CFIC) Best New Filmmakers: Lee Gilat for Encirclements Best New Star: Naruna Kaplan De Macedo of Is That You? Best Feature Film: The Farewell Party … Continue reading

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CFIC ’15: Top Docs

Highly Recommended Documentary Films in this year's 2015 Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema (CFIC) 1. The Polgar Variant 2. Silicon Wadi  

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CFIC ’15: Top Features

Highly Recommended Narrative Feature Films in this year's 2015 Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema (CFIC) 1. The Amsalem Trilogy * Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem * Shiva * To Take a Wife 2. Encirclements 3. The Farewell Party/ 4. Is That You?

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