Jewish Film QuizJews have always played a key role in the American movie industry, and in recent years, Israeli films have achieved a new level of international acclaim. Jewish themes have also shown up frequently in Hollywood productions. How much do you know about Jewish films, actors, directors, and stories?
Question 1. The 1981 film The Chosen was adapted from a book by which Jewish author?
Question 2. What is the full name of the Borat film?
Borat: Welcome to America
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America to Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan
Borat: The Search for Pamela Anderson
Borat: Oh Kazakhstan!
Question 3. When was the original version of the film The Jazz Singer made?
Question 4. Where was the first Jewish film festival held?
Question 5. Which of these films was inspired by the Bible?
B & C
All of the above
Question 6. The Israeli film Hamsin is considered a landmark production because....
It honestly portrayed Arab-Jewish relations
It was the first film in Hebrew
It won an Oscar
It was the first Israeli film in English
It played in hundreds of American theaters
Question 7. The 1966 film Cast A Giant Shadow features which actor playing a half-American, half-Israeli hero?
Question 8. Der Dibuk, the infamous Yiddish film, was produced in which country?
Question 9. Which fictional cartoon character’s father is Rabbi Krustofski?
Krusty the Clown
Question 10. All of the following movies are about the Holocaust except:
Life is Beautiful
A Stranger Among Us