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  • Dani Menkin
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    The inspirational and humorous non-fiction account of a remarkable man and his remarkable life. Ami Ankilewitz was diagnosed with an extremely rare and often fatal form of SMA/2 that severely limits...
  • Emad Burnat, Guy Davidi
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    Emad, who lives in the Palestinian village of Bil'in, buys his first camera when his son Gibreel is born, and puts it to use beyond creating family memories. When the government attempts to build a...
  • Gilad Goldschmidt
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    Set in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, "A Green Chariot" is a drama about identity, belonging and romance. Yair (Vitali Freedland), a 22-year-old Russian immigrant, yearns for acceptance as an Israeli so he...
    Starring: Vitali Freedland, Daniela Virtzer, Pavel Tsitrinal, Lucy Dubinchik
  • Menachem Daum and Oren Rudavsky
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    In this "unique glimpse into this closed society" (Philadelphia Inquirer), seven years in the making, we are taken into the depths of the Hasidim's joyous, sometimes harsh, and often beautiful world...
    Starring: Leonard Nimoy, Sarah Jessica Parker
  • Erez Tadmor, Sharon Maymon
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    A group of obese people from the Israeli city of Ramla is fed up with their strict diet regime. Herzl, an obese man, starts working as a dish washer in a Japanese restaurant where he is exposed to...
    Starring: Itzik Cohen, Shaul Azar, Dvir Benedek
  • Hilla Medalia
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    AFTER THE STORM is a feature length documentary that follows the production of the musical Once On This Island at the St. Mark's Community Center in New Orleans as it moves from the first round of...
  • Boaz Davidson
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    ALEX IS LOVESICK is a cult-classic romantic comedy that takes place in Israel during the Austerity period of the 1950s. The movie's hero is Alex, a 13 year old boy who is about to attend his Bar...
    Starring: Sharon Hacohen, Uri Kabiri, Avi Kushnir, Hana Rot, Jospeh Shiloach, Eitan Anshel
  • Amos Gitai
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    In Tel Aviv, the gloomy Ezra hires foreign workers without permits to build an addition to a homely block of flats where his ex-wife Mali lives with her current lover Ilan. Ezra and Mali's young son...
    Starring: Hana Laszlo, Uri Klauzner, Ronit Elkabetz, Amos Lavi, Lupo Berkowitch, Liron Levo, Yosef Carmon, Amit Mestechkin, Lyn Hsiao Zamir, Tomer Russo, Carmel Betto, Dalit Kahan, Kobi Zahavi, Eyal Elhadad, Meital Tzadiki, Ilan Appel, Hu Hanzhou, Kiang Fang, Fang Heguo, Yael Abecassis
  • Marcos Carnevale
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    Anita is the story of a young woman with Down syndrome (Alejandra Manzo) who lives a happy, routine life in Buenos Aires, being meticulously cared for by her mother Dora (Academy Award nominee...
    Starring: Alejandra Manzo, Norma Aleandro, Luis Luque, Leonor Manso, Peto Menahem
  • Created by Sayed Kashua, a 32-year-old Israeli-born Palestinian journalist, Arab Labor (translated from the Hebrew “Avoda Aravit” which colloquially implies “shoddy or second-rate work”)...
    Starring: Norman Issa, Marlano Idelman, Clara Khoury, Mira Awad
  • Shai Kapon
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    Created by Sayed Kashua, a 32-year-old Israeli-born Palestinian journalist, Arab Labor (translated from the Hebrew “Avoda Aravit” which colloquially implies “shoddy or second-rate work”)...
    Starring: Norman Issa, Marlano Idelman, Clara Khoury, Mira Awad
  • Shai Kapon
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    Created by Sayed Kashua, a 32-year-old Israeli-born Palestinian journalist, Arab Labor (translated from the Hebrew “Avoda Aravit” which colloquially implies “shoddy or second-rate work”)...
    Starring: Norman Issa, Marlano Idelman, Clara Khoury, Mira Awad
  • Shai Kapon
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    Created by Sayed Kashua, a 32-year-old Israeli-born Palestinian journalist, Arab Labor (translated from the Hebrew “Avoda Aravit” which colloquially implies “shoddy or second-rate work”)...
    Starring: Norman Issa, Marlano Idelman, Clara Khoury, Mira Awad
  • Shai Kapon
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    Created by Sayed Kashua, a 32-year-old Israeli-born Palestinian journalist, Arab Labor (translated from the Hebrew “Avoda Aravit” which colloquially implies “shoddy or second-rate work”)...
    Starring: Norman Issa, Marlano Idelman, Clara Khoury, Mira Awad
  • Created by Sayed Kashua, a 32-year-old Israeli-born Palestinian journalist, Arab Labor (translated from the Hebrew “Avoda Aravit” which colloquially implies “shoddy or second-rate work”)...
    Starring: Norman Issa, Marlano Idelman, Clara Khoury, Mira Awad
  • Gur Bentwich
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    Joan of Arc, on her way to meet Zappa 69, runs into a man without a mobile, who changes the course of her life forever, or at least for the following hour.   To arrange a public screening visit...
    Starring: Maya Kenig, Nir Matarasso
  • Hilary Helstein
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    As Maya Angelou narrates this powerful documentary, she reveals the story of a brave group of people who fought Hitler with the only weapons they had: charcoal, pencil stubs, shreds of paper and...
    Starring: Maya Angelou
  • Raphaël Nadjari
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    30-year-old Michale works in her father's office in Tel Aviv, which provides accounting services to important religious institutions. Michale has been cheating on her husband for months, splitting...
    Starring: Asi Levi, Danny Shteg
  • Ibtisam Mara'ana
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    A Badal marriage is when a brother and sister from one family marry a sister and brother from another family, interlocking the two couples forever. If one of these couples divorces, the other must as...
  • Joseph Cedar
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    Located in southern Lebanon, Beaufort Castle is one of the few medieval forts utilized by modern military forces, and provided Israeli forces with an important strategic position during the South...
    Starring: Ohad Knoller, Oshri Cohen, Itay Tiran, Eli Eltonyo
  • Niv Klainer
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    Amos is a mental health worker, widower, and father to Yurik, a mentally ill teenager. One day, while visiting one of his patients, Amos discovers Bena, an illegal Thai immigrant. Instead of turning...
    Starring: Dafna Armoni, Aryeh Cherner, Michael Moshonov, Eyal Nachmias, Guy Salman, Rachel Santillan, Shmuel Vilozni
  • Avraham Kushnir
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    Bruriah and her husband Rabbi Meir lived in the 2nd century C.E., at which time the Rabbis declared "women are light-minded". Bruriah, a most learned and intelligent woman, mocked their statement. In...
    Starring: Baruch Brener, Hadar Galron, Sasha Demidov
  • Joseph Cedar
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    The story of a young widow, the mother of two beautiful teenage daughters, who wants to join the founding group of a new religious settlement in the West Bank. She must first convince the acceptance...
    Starring: Michaela Eshet as Rachel Gerlik, Hani Furstenberg as Tami Gerlik, Moshe Ivgy as Yossi, Maya Maron, Oshri Cohen as Rafi, Yehoram Gaon as Moshe Weinstock, Avi Grainik as Oded, Edith Teperson, Assi Dayan as Motkeh
  • Eyal Halfon
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    A dark comedy chronicling the trials and tribulations of a small circus troupe who visit the West Bank. When a lion escapes the camp, an unlikely alliance is forged between Russian lion tamer...
    Starring: Yoram Hattab, Jenya Dodina, Amos Lavi
  • Adam Sanderson
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    A couple’s day at the beach is complicated when an uninvited third joins them for the afternoon.   For public screenings, visit firstcourse.net
    Starring: Adam Sanderson, Hilly Yelon, Yoav Yeffet
  • Bilal Yousef
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    Crossing Borders tells the story of Aisha Sidawi and Umiya Abu-Ras, two Palestinian-Israeli women struggling to achieve equality with the men in their lives. As they challenge personal constraints...
  • Eran Riklis
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    Set during the 1982 invasion of Lebanon, CUP FINAL tells the story of Cohen, a young Israeli soldier who is kidnapped by a group of Palestinian fighters and held hostage during the conflict. The 1982...
    Starring: Moshe Ivgy, Bassam Zo'amat, Suhel Haddad, Gassan Abbas, Sharon Alexander, Johnny Arbid, Sami Samir, Meir Suissa, Gadi Poor, Victor Kamar, Rada Ibrahim, Roberto Pollak, Mohammad Bakri, Salim Daw
  • Dror Sabo
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    It is the height of summer and the reality show "His Heart's Choice" is just about to launch its third season. Zacky Reibenbach, the show's creator, knows that without a really good gimmick, there is...
    Starring: Noa Barkai, Ofer Sechter, Levi Gershon, Gal Zaid, Amnon Wolf, Eran Sarel, Hadas Moreno, Meital Ben Hemo, Michael Moshonov, Yaron Motola, Maya Gasner, Asi Azar, Amit Lior
  • Yoav Shamir
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    Yoav Shamir travels the world in search of the most modern manifestations of the "oldest hatred" - anti-Semitism - and comes up with some startling answers. His film & title focus almost...
  • Dani Menkin, Yonatan Nir
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    Morad had everything a teenager could want; he was socially popular, loved by his family, an athlete, and a good student. After a cruel beating by his classmates, however, he becomes catatonic...
  • Nathan Axelrod, Joel Silberg
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    Witness the formation of the state of Israel with this folk-genre classic documentary, which mixes humorous commentary with newsreel footage of significant historical events from the early 1930's up...
    Starring: Topol (Narrator)
  • Haim Tabakman
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    An ultra-orthodox butcher, married with children, becomes sexually involved with a young man he hires as an assistant. See more about Eyes Wide Open at IsraelFilmCenter.org
    Starring: Tinkerbell, Isaac Charry, Zohar Strauss, Ran Danker
  • Leonid Prudovsky
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    Yigal is a divorced taxi-driver who remains in close contact with his ex-wife and her new husband in order to be close to his son. His personal dream is to visit Paris, but he is terrified of flying...
    Starring: Helena Yaralova, Dror Keren, Michael Warchaviak, Yoram Toledano, Vladimir Freidman, Dorit Lev-Ari
  • Udi Aloni
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    A daring hybrid of realism and fantasy, Forgiveness is a psychological thriller that explores the tragedies of the Middle East. David, a young American-Israeli, returns to Israel to join the army,...
    Starring: Itay Tiran, Clara Khoury, Moni Moshonov, Makram Khoury, Tamara Mansour, Ruba Blal, Michael Sarne
  • Bob Hercules, Cheri Pugh
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    Eva Mozes Kor, who survived Josef Mengele's cruel twin experiments in the Auschwitz concentration camp, shocks other Holocaust survivors when she decides to forgive the perpetrators as a way of self-...
    Starring: Eva Mozes Kor, Sami Adwan, Dan Bar-On, Michael Berenbaum
  • Juraj Herz
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    A German mill owner during WWII tries to save his wife, daughter and Czech workers from Nazi terror, but faces his own tragic end in an unexpected way. Based on real events surrounding the expulsion...
    Starring: MARK WASCHKE, HANNAH HERZSPRUNG, KAREL RODEN, BEN BECKER
  • Hilla Medalia
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    Happy You're Alive documents the tragedy of battle in the West Bank and the lasting effects of war on society through the eyes of two men as they struggle to put their combat experiences behind them...
    Starring: Kobi
  • Yehoram Gaon
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    The life of the singer Yehoram Gaon as told through travelouges, history and poetic hymns. This film, which was produced during the post-Six Day period when the city of Jerusalem and its people were...
    Starring: Yehoram Gaon, Hani Nahmias, Rahel Zimmerman
  • Larry Weinstein
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    The poignant story of two young children who grew up in pre-WWII Czechoslovakia and the terrible events that they endured just because they happened to be born Jewish. Based on the internationally...
    Starring: George Brady, Lara Brady, Fumiko Ishioka
  • Michal Aviad
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    Over twenty years after Lily, a left-wing activist, and Nira, a reserved television editor, were raped by the same serial rapist, an unexpected encounter brings them together. Based on a real man who...
    Starring: Jenya Dodina, Ronit Elkabetz, Sivan Levy
  • Keren Yedidya
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    In the heart of Jaffa, Reuven's garage is a family business. His daughter Mali and his son Meir, as well as Toufik, a young Palestinian, work there. No one suspects that Mali and Toufik have been in...
    Starring: Moni Moshonov, Ronit Elkabetz, Mahmud Shalaby, Hussein Yassin Mahajne, Dalia Beger, Dana Ivgy
  • Eran Paz
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    Israeli filmmaker Eran Paz depicts the life of several residents of Shapira, a downbeat district in the south of Tel Aviv. The population – a mixture of immigrants from the former Soviet Union,...
  • Amos Gitai
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    Kadosh is a bleak drama about the plight of women in Haredi society. In the opening scene, Meir (Yoram Hattab), a young Talmudic scholar, thanks God in his morning prayers for not being born a woman...
    Starring: Leah Koenig, Meital Barda, Samuel Calderon, Uri Ran Klauzner, Yael Abecassis, Yoram Hattub, Yussef Abu-Warda
  • Amos Gitai
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    Set seven days before the creation of the state of Israel in May 1948, a small rusted ship, carrying a group of concentration camp survivors, is met in Palestine by aggressive British troops. The...
    Starring: Juliano Mer, Tomer Ruso, Veronica Nicole, Yussef Abu-Warda
  • Amos Gitai
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    Based on director Amos Gitai's own experiences as a member of a helicopter rescue crew during the 1973 Yom Kippur War, this story is told from the perspective of Israeli soldiers. We are led by...
    Starring: Juliano Mer, Liron Levo, Tomer Ruso, Uri Ran Klauzner
  • Ibtisam Mara'ana
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    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...
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    Lashabiya – Military Operations on Urban Terrain In an elementary school courtyard, a young Palestinian man plays a dangerous version of the classical children’s game “1,2,3 Soleil!”, with an armed...
    Starring: Loai Nofi
  • Leonid Prudovsky
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    Marcelo is a non-religious young man, an actor and a single parent to his eleven years old daughter, Lucy. He`s desperately looking for someone to help him improve his Hebrew accent so he can pass...
    Starring: Esteban Gottfried, Tal Lifshitz, Fira Kantor, Abraham Mor, Dana Reiter, Clara Stav, Vladimir Fridman and Gilat Ankori
  • Rado Michelenko
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    1984. Thousands of Africans from 26 different countries are struck by famine and flee to camps in Sudan. Israel and the United States begin a joint initiative to airlift thousands of Ethiopian Jews...
    Starring: Zem Roschdy, Moshe Agazai, Moshe Abeba
  • Mihal Brezis & Oded Binnun
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    And they were both naked, the man and the woman, and were not ashamed - Book of Genesis 2:25 A modern-day Adam and Eve story.  For more information visit IsraelFilmCenter.org
    Starring: Moris Cohen, Rotem Cohen-Zisman
  • Avi Belkin
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    A look into the Israeli beach game, Paddle-Ball.
  • Jorge Gurvich
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    When Yolanda Moscowitz, a retired French teacher, wakes up in a hospital geriatric ward, she is convinced it must be a mistake. But the titanium plate in her hip confines her to a wheelchair and to a...
    Starring: Rita Zohar, Moni Moshonov, Shulamit Adar, Ya'ackov Bodo, Tikva Dayan, Vladimir Friedman, Shredi Jabarin, Mickey Leon, Hana River, Idit Teperson
  • David Volach
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    Israeli director David Volach's chamber drama My Father, My Lord (aka Hofshat Kaits, 2006) provides an intense character study of a rabbi in an Orthodox neighborhood, whose letter-of-the-law...
    Starring: Sharon Hacohen, Assi Dayan, Nitzam Bar
  • Dani Levy
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    The bastard love child of Charlie Chaplin’s The Great Dictator and Mel Brooks’ The Producers, My Führer is a wildly provocative and laugh-out-loud satire about Adolf Hitler...
    Starring: Ulrich Mühe, Sylvester Groth
  • Nir Matarasso & Gur Bentwich
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    A four minute post-political utopian dog animation.
    Starring: Bushwhack, Hemda Leabes, Maya Kenig, Ilana shalom, Maor Cohen, Electronic Roni, Eyal Shirai
  • Ayelet Menahemi
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    When the Chinese woman working in Israel for Miri Kalderon, an Israeli flight attendant, is suddenly deported for overstaying her work visa, her lack of Hebrew-language skills makes it impossible for...
    Starring: Mili Avital, BaoQi Chen, Alon Abutbul, SInaya Ben-Dor, Yiftach Klein, Daphne Shpigelman, Sarit Vino-Elad, Anat Waxman, Roni Yuria
  • Mariana Chenillo
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    When his ex-wife Nora dies right before Passover, José (Fernando Luján) is forced to stay with her body until she can be properly put to rest. He soon realizes he is part of Nora's plan to bring her...
    Starring: Fernando Luján, Cecilia Suárez, Ari Brickman, Verónica Langer
  • Rokaya Sabbah
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    The decision to stay or to go reveals the deep contradictions of Arab life in Israel. "On Hold" explores the hesitations and moral issues affecting the filmmaker and her partner's decision to leave...
  • Amos Gitai
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    As the trial of the Nazi war criminal Klaus Barbie plays on television in the background, a Frenchman named Victor (Hippolyte Girardot) combs through documents, hoping to uncover the truth about his...
    Starring: Jeanne Moreau, Hippolyte Girardot, Emmanuelle Devos, Dominique Blanc, Daniel Duval, Denise Aron-Schropfer, Samuel Cohen, Mouna Soualem, Claire Magnin, Annie Mercier, Serge Moati, Max Denes
  • Maha Assal
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    A young man wakes up in the morning, opens his refrigerator, takes out a plastic bottle of orange juice, drinks from it, and then spits all the juice out. This is how the short movie Oranges begins....
    Starring: Duraid Liddawi, Sameer Abu Elassal
  • Daniel Sykrin
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    Ya'ara, 24 years old, is attractive, independent, confident and intelligent, and she has just begun her PhD in Mathematics at Princeton University. Ya'ara is blind. When she hears of her cousin Talia...
    Starring: Tali Sharon, Sandra Sade, Assi Dayan, Michael Aloni, Avigail Harari, Guy Loel, Israel Poliakov
  • Jacob Goldwasser
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    When Morris, a fellow survivor of the Nazi concentration camps, comes to visit him in Israel in 1962, Menachem is of course glad to see him. Morris' tales about nearly limitless prosperity and...
    Starring: Aryeh Moskona, Dafna Rechter, Moti Giladi
  • Shemi Zarhin
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    A middle-class Israeli family has a reunion for Passover and find themselves feasting on a smorgasbord of dysfunction as they try to cope with their innumerable problems in this drama. Yona and...
    Starring: Alon Abutbul, Gila Almagor, Icho Avital, Alon Ben-Dror, Dana Berger, Shoshana Doar, Ayelet Hardon, Miki Kam, Dror Keren, Stephanie Midyan, Aryeh Moskona, Ofer Seker, Michelle Shar, Joseph Shiloach, Yotam Show
  • Pini Tavger
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    Pinhas & his mother are new immigrants from Russia. His mother barely makes a living working night shifts and devotes her spare time to the affair she has with a married man. On the third floor...
    Starring: Evgenya Dodina, Anthony Berman, Yonatan Rozen, Michael Coresh
  • Ilana Trachtman
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    PRAYING WITH LIOR introduces Lior Liebling, also called "the little rebbe." Lior has Down syndrome, and has spent his entire life praying with utter abandon. Is he a "spiritual genius" as many...
  • Anna Justice
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    Remembrance depicts a remarkable love story that blossomed amidst the terror of a German concentration camp in 1944 Poland. This impossible passion fuels the courage of a Polish prisoner who manages...
  • Ari Folman, Ori Sivan
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    Based on a novel by Czech writers Pavel and Yelena Kohout. Clara is a 7th grade Russian emigre to this Negev town, and lives in a trailer on the edge of town. She is surrounded by some nutty Russian...
    Starring: Lucy Dubinchik, Halil Elohev, Johnny Peterson, Maya Maron, Maya De-Fries, Tal Feigenboim, Yigal Naor, Joe El Dror, Orly Silbersatz Banai, Tal Ben-Bina, Menashe Noy, Jenya Dodina, Ronald Heilovsky
  • Ephraim Kishon
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    This sharp, often hilarious satire that became the most successful film in Israeli history, is about new immigrants Sallah and his family, who are left in a shack near their promised apartment and...
    Starring: Chaim Topol, Geula Nuni, Gila Almagor, Shraga Friedman, Zaharira Harifai, Shaike Levi, Nathan Meisler, Esther Greenberg, Mordecai Arnon
  • Gennady Kuchuk
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    Once a week Alexander , a famous and respected violinist, calls his only daughter, Sashen'ka - a girl who is growing up with her mother outside of Israel. And, like every week , this time he is...
    Starring: Slava Bibergel and Tania Kiseliova
  • Amir Hasfari, Shmuel Hasfari
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    Schwartz Dynasty is a bittersweet comedy about two women who join forces in a struggle against cemetery politics. Miriam is heartbroken because she cannot bury her husband, who committed suicide, in...
    Starring: Miryam Zohar, Tal Friedman, Yehuda Levi, Assaf Ashtar, Hana Azoulay Ashtar, Ania Bukstein, Sharon Elimelech, Vladimir Friedman, Israel Katorza, Amos Lavi, Dov Navon, Yamit Sol
  • Ofer Naim
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    This is the amazing story of the famous Israeli vocalist, Ofra Haza, her rise to the top and the scerets surrounding her untimely and mysterious death. Ofra, the youngest of nine children, grew up in...
    Starring: Ofra Haza
  • Oded Davidoff
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    Through the streets of Jerusalem two teenagers' stories will unite to tell the summer adventure of their lives. Tamar is an amazingly talented but very quiet and insecure girl, who leaves behind her...
    Starring: Bar Belfer, Yonatan Bar-Or, Yuval Mendelson, Rinat Matatov, Tzahi Grad, Danny Steg, Neomi Polani, Rami Davidoff, Smadar Jaaron
  • Felix Gerchikov
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    The story of a group of young Russian immigrants headed by a man named Slava. Slava and his friends are out of place, frustrated and alone in the harsh setting of a small desert town in Southern...
    Starring: Daniel Bruck, Arthur Marchenko, Vitaly Fridland, Niko Nikoleiv, Yigal Reznik, Vladimir Freidman, Sirk M. Sabhat, Anna Stefan
  • Efrat Shalom Danon
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    Ultra-Orthodox Jewish teacher Ruchama, and wigmaker Tikva, embark on a journey to fulfill their dream of making movies within the closed society in which they live. Ruchama is writing and producing...
    Starring: Ruchama Mandliel, Tikva Stolov, Marlin Venig
  • Uri Rosenwaks
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    About two years ago, filmmaker Uri Rosenwaks came to Rahat, a Bedouin town down in Israel's Negev Dessert, to teach a group of Black Bedouin women a class in filmmaking. Rahat is by no means an...
  • Amnon Rubinstein
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    Two extraordinary love stories unfold 500 years apart. As modern lovers struggle against those who seek to separate them, a Christian soldier pursues a perilous romance with a young Jewish girl in...
    Starring: Koby Azarly, Alon Abutbul, Avi Toledano, Dina Doron, Yael Abecassis
  • Eran Riklis
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    The Human Resources Manager of Jerusalem’s largest bakery is in trouble. He is separated from his wife, distanced from his daughter and stuck in a job he hates. When one of his employees, a foreign...
  • Sandy Dickson & Churchill Roberts
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    By age 14 he had written five novels and penned a diary about the Nazi occupation of Prague. By 16 he had produced 170 drawings and paintings, edited an underground magazine in the Jewish ghetto,...
    Starring: Chava Pressburger, Yehudit Shendar
  • Renen Schorr
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    This human drama centers around two loner Russian soldiers who are caught smuggling arms and consequently arrested. The two characters do not want to lose their honor as soldiers even though they...
    Starring: Sasha Avshalom Agrounov, Shlomi Avraham, Henry David, Tzahi Grad, Anton Ostrovsky, Rotem Zussman
  • Avi Nesher
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    Arik, a teenage boy growing up in Haifa in 1968, gets a job working for Yankele Bride, a matchmaker. Yankele, a mysterious Holocaust survivor, has an office in back of a movie theater that shows only...
    Starring: Adir Miller, Maya Dagan, Tuval Shafir, Dror Keren, Dov Navon, Yarden Bar-Kochba, Neta Porat Bat-el Papura, Kobi Faraj, Tom Gal, Eyal Shechter, Eli Yatzpan
  • Ephraim Kishon
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    Azulai is a police officer in Jaffa, who, although extremely incompetent, is also honest and soft-hearted. He is unique is his non-violent approach, and his ability to see people for who they are. As...
    Starring: Joseph Shiloach, Shaike Ophir, Zaharira Harifai, Avner Hizkiyahu, Itzko Rachamimov, Joseph Shiloach, Nitza Shaul, Gabi Amrani, Arieh Itzhak, Abraham Celektar, Efraim Stan, Arieh Elias, Hillel Ne'eman,Yaakov Noy
  • Christian Bauer
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    The Ritchie Boys is the riveting, untold story of a group of young men who fled Nazi Germany and returned as soldiers in U.S. uniforms. They knew the psychology and the language of the enemy better...
    Starring: Werner Angress, Philip Glaessner, Si Lewen, Morris Parloff
  • Boaz Davidson
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    Follows the making of the music album "shablul" by Arik Einstein and Shalom Hanoch.   For more information please visit the <a href="http://www.israelfilmcenter.org/israeli-film-...
    Starring: Uri Zohar, Josie Katz, Alona Einstein, Tzvi Shissel, Yehudit Sula, Shalom Hanoch, Arik Einstein
  • Eran Riklis
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    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...
    Starring: Hiam Abbass, Clara Khoury, Makram Khoury, Uri Gabriel, Eyad Sheety, Ranin Boulos, Dirar Sliman, Maysar Massri, Ashraf Barhoum, Julie-Anne Roth, Alon Dahan, Ednan Trabsha, Marlen Bajali, Robert Henig
  • Dina Zvi-Riklis
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    A modern-day urban fairy tale about a 300 year old witch with a broken heart, (Rozina Cambos) and Assaf, a boy (Eyal Cohen) who live in the same apartment block in the heart of 1980's Tel Aviv. Assaf...
    Starring: Eyal Cohen, Rosina Kambus, Benny Avni, Lupo Berkowitch, Sagit Emet
  • Yariv Mozer
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    The Israeli representative at the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest is Noa, who is considered one of the most famous Israeli singers in the world today, and Mira Awad, an Arab-Israeli singer. After...
  • David Krainer
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    An affectionate portrait of a family whose members are behaving at their worst. The story of There Was No War in '72 begins from the point of view of Yoni (Adam Abulafia), the beleaguered son of an...
    Starring: Ava Haddad, Adam Abulafia, Nataly Atia, Elon Eysh, Ayelet Gabay, Shmuel Edelman
  • Adam Sanderson, Muli Segev
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    Zohi Sdom comically recounts the story of the birth of the Jewish people through Abraham, and the advent of monotheism on the backdrop of the last week in history of the infamous city of Sodom: the...
    Starring: Eyal Kitzis, Tal Friedman, Alma Zak, Moti Kirshenbaum, Dov Navon, Eli Finish, Yuval Semo, Maor Cohen
  • Ibtisam Mara'ana
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    Khitam, A Gaza-born Palestinian woman, was married off in an arranged match to an Israeli Arab, followed him to Israel and bore him six children. When her husband divorced her - in absentia – in the...
  • Joseph Cedar
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    Time of Favor is a gripping drama surrounding Menachem, a Yeshivah student and newly made commander of his own IDF unit, his dynamic right-wing spiritual leader, Rabbi Meltzer, who's West Bank...
    Starring: Idan Alterman, Tinkerbell (Ravit Rozen), Assi Dayan, Micha Celektar, Amnon Volf, Aki Avni, Shimon Mimran, Uri Klauzner, Samuel Calderon
  • Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz
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    A film that captures the struggle between tradition and inner dreams and desires, To Take a Wife is set in the late seventies, and tells the story of Viviane, who is married with three children and...
    Starring: Ronit Elkabetz, Simon Abkarian, Kobi Regev, Dalia Beger, Sulika Kadosh, Gilbert Melki
  • Avi Nesher
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    The film focuses on a group of families who emmigrate from India to Israel in the late sixties, seeking a better life in what they believe to be the first outpost of the West in Asia. To their...
    Starring: Neta Garty, Liraz Charhi, Aure Atika, Jean Benguigui, Parmeet Sethi, Kruttika Desai, Ruby Porat Shoval, Rotem Abuhab, Israel Katorza
  • Renana Kol
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    Humans, wherever they are, are born into an endless competition with each other , each age has it’s goals . A colorful allegory to the well known children’s game of musical chairs until the music...
  • Ofer Naim
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    A captivating, hour-long documentary that delves into the ancient city Jerusalem, Israel, and Ofer Naim. It explores the history and powerful presence of this holy city, and what Jerusalem means to...
    Starring: Yehoram Gaon
  • Patrick McGrady and Stephen Fry
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    Enter the world of history's most controversial composer. Actor Stephen Fry is a devoted fan of Richard Wagner's music - and so was Hitler. Fry is Jewish and acutely aware of the complexity of...
    Starring: Stephen Fry
  • Daphna Mero
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    A female laundry worker desperately attempts to abort the fruit of a violent encounter. When the consequences of her action are reveled, the memories she has repressed re-emerge. To arrange a public...
    Starring: Shelly Lautman, Moshe Shechter-Avshalom, Daniel Brusovani, Ofer Amram, Ronit Hadad
  • Alan Zweig
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    Insightful and often hilarious, the latest from documentary filmmaker Alan Zweig surveys the history of Jewish comedy, from the early days of Borsht belt to the present, ultimately exploring not just...
    Starring: David Brenner, Howie Mandel, Eugene Mirman, Rodney Dangerfield, Judy Gold
  • Dorit Hakim
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    Twelve-year-old Itamar has a deep passion for ice skating. However, he is slowly losing his hearing, which forces him away from his singular passion. Itamar refuses to accept his doctor's orders and...
    Starring: Assaf Kimmel, Meital Pilater, Amit Lior, Zuffit Grant
  • Arik Kaplun
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    This charming, entertaining film, full of warm humor and sentiment, swept the recent Israeli Awards in almost every category. Three parallel sories of love unfold in Israel during the Gulf War with...
    Starring: Evelyne Kaplun, Nir Levy, Shmil Ben Ari, Mosko Alkalay, Dalia Friedland, Vladimir Friedman, Israel Damidov, Lana Sachanova, Jenya Fleisher, Evyatar Lazar, Lucy Dubinchik, Valentin Nikulin, Aleksandr Stanilov
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