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. 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 2. Which fictional cartoon character’s father is Rabbi Krustofski?

Krusty the Clown Peter Griffin Elmer Fudd Homer Simpson

Qustion 3. 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 4. What is Mel Brooks' real name?

Morton Kelmanson Morris Cohen Melvin Kaminsky Moishe Mayer

Qustion 5. 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

Qustion 6. The 1966 film Cast A Giant Shadow features which actor playing a half-American, half-Israeli hero?

Marlon Brando Zero Mostel Woody Allen Kirk Douglas

Qustion 7. Fiddler on the Roof is based on:

A true story of life of a Polish shtetl A collection of Sholom Aleichem short stories Nothing, it is an original work of fiction An adaptation of biblical stories The Hanukkah story

Qustion 8. 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 9. Richard Dreyfuss, Anthony Hopkins, and Burt Lancaster all played Isareli leaders in the film...

Victory at Entebbe Schindler's List Silence of the Lambs Exodus Munich

Qustion 10. Borat, the film based upon Sacha Baron Cohen sketches, brings to light....

Anti-Semitism in the United States Cultural stereotyping The closed-mindedness of a certain type of American life Misogyny All of the above
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