Jewish Film Quiz

Jews 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?

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Qustion 1. Who played Jakie Rabinowitz in the first film version of The Jazz Singer?

Neil Diamond Al Jolson Barbara Streisand Woody Allen George Jessel

Qustion 2. Mordecai Jefferson Carver is the lead character in which film?

The Ten The Hebrew Hammer The Producers A Stranger Among Us

Qustion 3. When was the original version of the film The Jazz Singer made?

1980 1927 1965 2001 1948

Qustion 4. For many years of Israeli film, Ashkenazic Jews often played Sephardic roles, while Sephardim often played...

Arab roles Extras Ashkenazic roles Non-speaking characters

Qustion 5. The first movie filmed in Israel (1896) was

Exodus Train Station in Jerusalem Oded the Wanderer Gentleman's Agreement

Qustion 6. 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!

Qustion 7. The first public TV broadcast in Israel was in what year?

1948 1952 1956 1968

Qustion 8. Which contemporary movie is about a rabbi and a priest that are in love with the same woman?

The Goldbergs The Jazz Singer The Philadelphia Story Crossing Delancey Keeping the Faith

Qustion 9. Which ground-breaking nine-hour documentary brought on a new wave of Holocaust-related films?

Schindler's List Shoah Judgment at Nuremberg Exodus The Great Dictator

Qustion 10. Woody Allen's birth name was:

Allen Stewart Konigsberg Jon Leibowitz Melvin Kaminsky Richard Lewis Robert Allen Zimmerman
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