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Kevin Costner and Gal Gadot

Kevin Costner Premiers New Film With Gal Gadot in Israel, Rejects BDS Pressure

At the Israel premiere of a film starring Kevin Costner, the Hollywood actor said he does not care whether anti-Israel activists, including Roger Waters, disapprove of his visit to the Jewish don't..View More


Kamal Ashkar

Film Director Calls on Moroccan Jews in Israel to Return to Morocco

In an interview with the Israeli channel i24, French-Moroccan director Kamal Ashkar said his new film, called "Return of the Native: Jerusalem-Tinghir," will document Moroccan Jews in Israel to in a..View More


Presenting Princess Shaw

Two New Israeli Documentaries Deal with the Problems of Young People Today

Two extraordinary and very original Israeli documentaries — Barak and Tomer Heymann’s Who’s Gonna Love Me Now? and Ido Haar’s Presenting Princess Shaw — are opening and..View More


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Netflix Looks to Pick Up Israeli Content

In the past few weeks, US streaming media provider Netflix has approached Israeli content creators about the possibility of licensing local content. Sources inform “Globes” that the were..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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