By Maya Mirsky JWeekly.com BimBam, a Bay Area Jewish media nonprofit known for animated video content that has amused and educated for more than a decade, is shutting down after 11 years. Founder and creative director Sarah Lefton said the award-winning organization, which … [Read more...] about BimBam to Sunset
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By Sarah Lefton Folks may fret about how Jewish education needs to evolve to capture the attention of today’s families, but in fact, it has: online. (At BimBam, we’re biased, we’ve made almost 400 videos teaching everything from “What’s Jewish about Giving,” to “Who was Reish L … [Read more...] about What’s Innovative and Explosively Creative? Standards
By Maya Bernstein In 2008, Sarah Lefton realized that the majority of the hip, young, Bay Area Jews she knew sorely lacked a basic knowledge of Jewish stories, characters, and practices. She also realized that they turned to their devices, rather than to books or classes, to … [Read more...] about Disruptive Collaboration
Shaboom! - the innovative animated web series from BimBam (formerly G-dcast) - is back with five all-new episodes, including one for the High Holidays about “Saying I’m Sorry (Slicha).” With contributors from Sesame Workshop, Amazon Studios, Electronic Arts et al, Disney, and Pixa … [Read more...] about Shaboom! Online Animated Series for Kids Launches Five New Episodes
San Francisco, CA - Shaboom! - an innovative animated 10-part web series from nonprofit BimBam (formerly G-dcast) - combines the best elements of children’s television with wisdom from the Jewish tradition to teach everyday values to children through magic, comedy and silly s … [Read more...] about Shaboom! Online Animated Series for Kids is Live!