Meet the film Staff


Isaac Zablocki, Senior Director of Film Programs and Israel Film Center

Born in New York, Isaac grew up in Israel and served in the IDF's leading film unit as an educational film producer. He attended film school at Columbia University and went on to work at Miramax films. At JCC Manhattan, he runs weekly screenings, and programs multiple film festivals annually including the acclaimed Other Israel Film Festival and Reelabilites: NY Disabilities Film Festival. Isaac has developed the largest online database of Israeli films as well as Israel Film Center Stream, the leading site for streaming Israeli films. Isaac lectures around the world in major institutions and writes for a variety of publications including the Huffington Post.

Yotam Tubul, Program Associate, Israel Film Center

Yotam was born in Israel, grew up in New Jersey, and received his BA in English from Brown University. Since then, Yotam has assisted on a number of film and television productions. He has worked for Sesame Workshop, HBO, several television programs, and worked in the art department on Woody Allen's latest film. Yotam is proud to join the JCC as a Film Program Associate, and he hopes to help educate and entertain the broader community with films that both move and inspire.


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