Portman emphasized that she thinks modern Anti-Semitism should be differentiated from Nazi ideology.
JTA Aug 24, 2015 8:39 PM
Natalie Portman has more ties to the Holocaust than some of her fans might realize. Portman’s great-grandparents were killed in Auschwitz and the Jewish actress played Anne Frank in a 1997 Broadway adaptation of “The Diary of Anne Frank.” Her latest project, a Hebrew-language adaptation of Amos Oz’s memoir “A Tale of Love and Darkness,” is partly set in pre-state Israel as the Holocaust looms on the horizon. Continue reading Natalie Portman Says the Jewish Community Is Too Fixated on the Holocaust