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White Balance

Dorit Hakim | 45 min.
2.5

White Balance

Twelve-year-old Itamar has a deep passion for ice skating. However, he is slowly losing his hearing, which forces him away from his hobby. Itamar refuses to accept his doctor's orders and his parents' wish that he stay away from the ice rink. With the arrival of Natalie, his new wild and headstrong skating partner, the two learn and grow as they deal with the trials and challenges of adolescence. 

The Syrian Bride

Eran Riklis | 97 min.
5

The Syrian Bride

Mona's wedding day is slated to be one of the saddest days of her life. She knows that once she crosses the border between Israel and Syria to marry Syrian TV star Tallel, a man she has never even met, she will never be allowed back to her family in Majdal Shams, a Druze village in the Israeli occupied Golan Heights. Her family must also contend with the clash between the traditional and the new, as Mona's various family members unites to see her off. The Syrian Bride is a story about physical, mental and emotional borders, and the strength and will to cross them.

Lady Kul el-Arab

Ibtisam Mara'ana | 56 min.
3.8

Lady Kul el-Arab

Achieving a dream shared by many teenagers the world over could cost a lot for Duah Fares. Lady Kul el-Arab by Ibtisam Mara’ana follows the outraged reaction within the Arab–Israeli community when this young girl from a small Druze village in the Galilee region decides to compete in the Miss Israel contest. Duah, who changes her name to Angelina, passes through the first parts of the competition with flying colors. But soon her family finds itself caught between different cultures and under threat from people who see things differently.

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