Jews Gone Wild

Ms. Natalie has gotten into some hot water from the Jewish community while on the set of her new movie, “Free Zone,” filming in Jerusalem. According to reports, she and her Israeli co-star, Aki Avni, filmed a scene in which they kiss beside the Wailing Wall, the most sacred spot in Judiasm where casual contact between the sexes is forbidden.

Observers of the sacreligous event ran Portman and Avni off the set but were allowed to return to shoot the sceen later on. Director Amos Gitai had not sough out prior permission to shoot the scene by the wall.