All posts tagged Sam Weiss

Child survivors teach life lessons

WHILE there are many thought-provoking portrayals of the Shoah, Last Witnesses, a documentary set to screen on ABC TV’s Compass program this weekend, sets itself apart from other Holocaust films with its moving message that bears strong relevance to youth today.

Composer’s win with movie score

Song for a new movie turns into an opportunity of a lifetime. Yael Brender reports.

A sensational Shabbat

More than 15,000 people from across NSW were among an estimated one million people around Australia and the world who took part in the Shabbat Project this year.

Sea in Shabbat at Bondi

More than 800 people are set to attend an “extraordinary” communal Kabbalat Shabbat as part of the Shabbat Project on Bondi Beach before sundown on November 11.

Happy birthday Israel!

IT was a sea of solidarity as around 1000 people braved the wet weather and descended on Moriah College to wish the State of Israel a happy 67th birthday on

Placing Jewish foster children in Jewish homes

JEWISH children that are removed from their homes by the NSW Department of Family and Community Services (FACS), formerly known as DOCS, will have a higher chance of finding a place with a Jewish family, thanks to a new initiative from JewishCare.