Dena Seif

A shalom to ‘Borat’


The Israel Film Festival turned on the star power last week with an opening-night dinner honoring Sacha Baron Cohen, Sony's Amy Pascal and Israeli thesp Gila Almagor at the BevHilton.

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UCLA students selected


Eight student filmmakers at UCLA's School of Theater, Film and Television have been chosen to screen their work at the "Director's Spotlight" event, held at the Directors Guild of America Theatre…

Kids in motion


The American Obesity Assn. says 15% of kids aged 6 to 19 are obese. These youth-based orgs want to make the future a well-adjusted place and look a little better in Lycra.

Singer blazes trail


Liza Minnelli will be feted with top kudos at the 14th annual American Society of Young Musicians spring benefit concert and awards, held at West Hollywood's House of Blues June 13.

USC draws toon grant


The USC School of Cinema-Television has received a $5 million gift from the estate of late Disney animation artist John C. Hench ("Peter Pan," "Fantasia," "Alice in Wonderland"). Coin will be used to…

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