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Video: Israel, Disapora and Judaism Conference

Tuesday November 26th, 2019 / 0 Comments 0 Comments

October 30, 2019 at the International Convention Center in Jerusalem saw the largest gathering in recent years dedicated to Israel and Diaspora Jewry. RFF is proud to have been a leading partner at th

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The Ruderman Seal

Thursday November 14th, 2019 / 0 Comments 0 Comments

The Ruderman Seal of Approval for Authentic Representation is awarded to television or feature film projects featuring actors with disabilities in substantial speaking roles, and has been conceived as

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In the News

Friday November 8th, 2019 / 0 Comments 0 Comments

Netflix’s ‘Tales of the City,’ ABC’s ‘General Hospital’ Among Ruderman Family Foundation Honorees (Exclusive)
The Hollywood Reporter
‘Years and Years,’ ‘Genera

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Video Series: Being An American Jewish Student

Thursday October 17th, 2019 / 0 Comments 0 Comments

In our video series “Being An American Jewish Student,” American Jewish students share their experiences on U.S. college campuses in the face of anti-Semitism, anti-Israel narratives, teac

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RJ Mitte Explains Our Disability Inclusion Market Research

Friday September 27th, 2019 / 0 Comments 0 Comments

Actor RJ Mitte, a.k.a. Walt Jr. on the TV show Breaking Bad, has teamed up with the Foundation to promote disability inclusion in Hollywood. He’s here to tell you about the Foundation’s new market

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Extending my journey with The Academy

Tuesday September 3rd, 2019 / 0 Comments 0 Comments

I graduated from the Academy Gold internship program! What an incredible summer it has been. I’m so grateful to the Ruderman Family Foundation and to the Academy for supporting me on this amazing jo

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Creative casting. Creative storytelling. Inclusion.

Monday August 12th, 2019 / 0 Comments 0 Comments

As an intern for the production track in The Academy Gold program, we had an amazing experience of being able to film scenes on a sound stage at the Warner Brothers Ranch Studios.

Our cohort was brok

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“Attitudes change when stories are told authentically”

Wednesday August 7th, 2019 / 0 Comments 0 Comments

Last week was another amazing week as an intern for The Academy Gold program! 
On Wednesday night, The Ruderman Family Foundation sponsored a panel discussion of an all-female SPECIAL EFFECTS and VFX

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Hollywood Isn’t Always Glamorous!

Friday July 26th, 2019 / 0 Comments 0 Comments

The Academy has been documenting my journey through the Gold Program. I will be featured in their “Intern Spotlight” video, where I’ll talk about my career in the entertainment industry so far,

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“Wow! Someone who looks like me!” 

Thursday July 11th, 2019 / 0 Comments 0 Comments

Great news! I’m a recurring guest star in season 2 of Good Trouble on Freeform! The first episode my character appeared in just aired in the episode titled, “Unfiltered”.
So excited to be a

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