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Warner Bros. is planning a major Oscars push for Wonder Woman

That old saw about “comic books—they’re not just for kids anymore!” went out with pet rocks and orange shag carpeting, but even in 2017, when superhero movies carry the film..View More


A SCENE from Matan Yair’s ‘Scaffolding'

FROM THE JERUSALEM FILM FESTIVAL: BLUE AND WHITE ON THE SILVER SCREEN

The most talked about category at the Jerusalem Film Festival, which ends today, has been the Haggiag Competition for Full Length Israeli Feature Films. Impressive films that premiered in this in on..View More


Ashraf Marwan

Netflix Buys Rights to Israeli Film on the ‘Egyptian Spy Who Saved Israel’

Netflix has bought the rights to the Israeli thriller Hamalach (The Angel) by Israeli director Ariel Vromen. According to Israeli newspaper Haaretz, the film’s script is based on the book The..View More


UNITY THRIVES IN JERUSALEM FILM WORKSHOP PROGRAM

UNITY THRIVES IN JERUSALEM FILM WORKSHOP PROGRAM

In 2009, award winning producer Gal Greenspan and his partner Roi Kurland founded Green Productions with a vision of young filmmakers come to Israel to tell unique stories through the medium of That..View More

Oriented

Oriented

Directed by: Jake Witzenfeld

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Three gay Palestinian friends explore the contradictions in their lives with Jewish filmmaker, Witzenfeld. Khader is at ease with his relationship with an Israeli lover as just another dimension of.. View More

Tikkun

Tikkun

Directed by: Avishai Sivan

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Haim-Aaron is an ultra-Orthodox scholar living in Jerusalem, whose talents and devotion are envied by all. One evening, Haim-Aaron collapses and loses consciousness. The paramedics announce to.. View More

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Rita Jahan Foruz (2012)

Rita Yahan Foruz

Directed by: Ayal Goldberg

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Rita Jahan Farouz immigrated to Israel from Iran with her family, when she was eight years old. Now on the eve of her forty-ninth birthday, with enormous tension between Tehran and Jerusalem looming.. View More

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