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For ‘Aya,’ a long journey from Israel to the Oscars

Oded Binnum and Mihal Brezis, the co-writers and co-directors of "Aya," nominated for an Academy Award for best short film. (Anthony Weiss)

LOS ANGELES (JTA) — The idea for “Aya” began with a daydream: What if you were waiting for someone at the airport and instead you picked up a total stranger? What then? That wisp of a fantasy, dreamed up by Mihal Brezis many years ago while waiting with a… Read more »