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. Which film is considered the Jewish turning point of Steven Spielberg's career?
Raiders of the Lost Ark
The Color Purple
Saving Private Ryan
Question 2. Which Israeli filmmaker made both Yossi & Jagger and Walk on Water?
Question 3. Which ground-breaking nine-hour documentary brought on a new wave of Holocaust-related films?
Judgment at Nuremberg
The Great Dictator
Question 4. Tevye is the main character in what film?
Fiddler on the Roof
Question 5. Who played Jakie Rabinowitz in the first film version of The Jazz Singer?
Question 6. Which fictional cartoon character’s father is Rabbi Krustofski?
Krusty the Clown
Question 7. Richard Dreyfuss, Anthony Hopkins, and Burt Lancaster all played Isareli leaders in the film...
Victory at Entebbe
Silence of the Lambs
Question 8. Where was the first Jewish film festival held?
Question 9. Israeli director Joseph Cedar depicts which segment of the Israeli population that has been underrepresented on film?
Question 10. Who directed Schindler's List?