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Claude Lanzmann

Claude Lanzmann honored at Haifa Film Festival

Legendary French documentary director Claude Lanzmann, best known for his Holocaust documentary, Shoah - considered by many to be the greatest Holocaust film of all time and one of the best ever - 5..View More

3000 nights

Movie Review: 3000 Nights

  A Palestinian woman's random good deed leads to her arrest and imprisonment in 3000 Nights, a feature that illustrates the plight of political prisoners in Israel through one character's Mai..View More

Time Out of Mind

New movies and top guests will delight moviegoers at Haifa Film Festival

The 31st Haifa International Film Festival, which will take place from September 26 to October 5 at the Haifa Cinematheque and other theaters around the city, will show more than 100 of the best the..View More

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Home Alone

Dance on Film: The Moderni Series

Israel's rich modern dance scene is made more accessible and endurable through another of Israel's renowned art forms-- its film industry.   Israeli film has experienced significant growth the..View More

Big Bad Wolves

2013: A Year of Growth For Israeli Cinema

Although this year, Israel will not have a film competing for an Oscar, there is no doubt that Bethlehem, Israel's submission to the Academy will be seen by American audiences. 2013 brought Israeli..View More

Israel Film Center Recap: Doc Aviv

The 2013 Doc Aviv Film Festival included a diverse selection of Israeli premiere documentaries. On a oddly misty night in the new Tel Aviv port (though it felt more like London), the festival opened..View More

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