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For Israelis Now, Echoes of Strife Then

Personal reminiscence and Israeli history are woven into a dense, occasionally impenetrable cinematic poem in Amos Gitai's film "Carmel," whose title refers to the mountains near Haifa, Mr. Gitai's..View More


Nechama

Rivka Michaeli plays an old woman facing imminent death in Nechama (Consolation)

Rivka Michaeli gives an impressive performance in the title role of Nechama (Consolation), a film directed by Edit Sheratzki in which she plays an elderly woman who wakes up one morning knowing..View More


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