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SHOWING 49 FILMS FROM ISRAEL
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JUNCTION 48

  • Release Year: 2016
  • Runtime: 97 minutes
  • Directed By: Udi Aloni
  • Country: USA, Germany, Israel
Set against a backdrop of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Junction 48 charts the musical ambitions of Kareem, an aspiring rapper from the town of Lod. A heartbreaking portrayal of the intersection of personal and political tragedies, Junction 48 questions to what extent music can be dissociated from politics. |Read More
Drama, Music
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LITTLE PEACE OF MINE

  • Release Year: 2004
  • Runtime: 126 minutes
  • Country: Israel
Nadav, a 12-year old takes it upon himself to do something about the endless cycle of terrorist bombings and reprisals. He founds a peace movement consisting entirely of children, both Israeli and Palestinian. The filmmaker followed Nadav and the other children for nearly two years. |Read More
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LOOKING FOR THE LOST VOICE

  • Release Year: 2005
  • Runtime: 69 minutes
  • Country: Israel
This Israeli documentary examines some of the dreams that were shattered in the aftermath of a horrific suicide bus bombing in 2002, which took the life of a young man whose father, a son of Holocaust survivors, dreamt of a joint Arab-Israeli business venture; the young man himself was in a rock band whose members were all offspring of Israeli military men. |Read More
Documentary
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MATTER OF SIZE

  • Release Year: 2009
  • Runtime: 92 minutes
  • Directed By: Erez Tadmor and Sharon Maymon
  • Country: Israel
In this touching, lighthearted comedy, an overweight, underemployed chef and three close friends abandon their weight-loss group to pursue an activity for which girth is a virtue: sumo wrestling. While training, they discover the soul of sumo, realizing that—fat or thin—love and success will only come from being true to themselves. |Read More
Drama, Comedy, Sports
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MY FATHER MY LORD

  • Release Year: 2007
  • Runtime: 72 minutes
  • Country: Israel
This powerful and heartbreaking film takes a look at the price that may be exacted by a rigid observation of religious tenets. Its central character, a respected rabbi in an ultra-Orthodox community -- who is also a father and husband -- is forced to come to terms with the demands of his faith and the welfare of his own family. |Read More
Drama

MY NEIGHBOURHOOD

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 25 minutes
  • Directed By: Julia Bacha and Rebekah Wingert-Jabi
  • Country: USA, Israel, Palestine
Mohammed El Kurd is a Palestinian teenager growing up in the heart of East Jerusalem, but when his family is forced to give up a part of their home to Israeli settlers, local residents begin peaceful protests and in a surprising turn, are quickly joined by scores of Israeli supporters in My Neighbourhood.

Screening as part of the Shorts: Help Wanted program. |Read More
Female Director(s), Documentary
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9 STAR HOTEL

  • Release Year: 2006
  • Runtime: 78 minutes
  • Directed By: Ido Haar
  • Country: Israel
Slipping through the predawn darkness over highways, through traffic and across the border, Palestinian construction workers go to work clandestinely in Israel every day. Haar's raw, handheld photography follows workers who build their own border shanty community to enter Israel more easily, with no choice but to risk their lives simply to earn a living. In Arabic. A Koch Lorber Release. |Read More
Documentary
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ON THE SPECTRUM

  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 25 minutes
  • Country: Israel
On the Spectrum follows three 20-something roommates, all on the autism spectrum, as they navigate the day-to-day concerns of work, friendship, and romance. |Read More
Comedy, Drama

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