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Rabin

Indie Sales acquires Venice title ‘Rabin: The Last Day’

Paris-based Indie Sales has acquired international sales rights to Rabin: The Last Day, a drama about the events leading up to the 1995 murder of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin. Directed by a..View More


Jeruzalem

Zionist zombies: Israeli cinema goes diverse

Last year was one of the biggest for Israeli comedies.  "Zero Motivation" "Kicking Out Shoshana" and "Hill Start" were the refreshing hits of the summer, drawing big local crowds to cinemas. it..View More


Israel Cuisine

New Film Set to Reveal Israel’s Biggest Secret: Its Food

It might seem absurd that an American filmmaker, who until five years ago thought falafel and hummus were the only ingredients of Israeli cuisine, would introduce the world to the dynamic Israeli -..View More


Natalie

Nine Israeli Movies Heading for Toronto Film Festival

No fewer than nine Israeli films are on offer at the Toronto International Film Festival, according to the official (not final) list, released on Tuesday. The latest Israeli films to be added to the..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

Sumna's Letter (2011)

Ha-Mikhtav shel Sumna

Directed by: Timna Goldstein Chatab, Hadar Kleinman

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Hannah Star was adopted as an infant from Romania to Israel and was sent to a boarding school at age 13.  As she approaches her 18 birthday, she decides to go on a journey in search of her and.. View More

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