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Aviva Ahuva

Aviva My Love (2006)

Aviva Ahuvati

Directed by: Shemi Zarhin

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Aviva, a poor hotel cook, is about to see her dreams come true when she meets Oden, a famous writer, who promises to help her become succesful.  But her path to success changes her life in more.. View More

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Tel Aviv Los Angeles (1988)

Tel Aviv Los Angeles

Directed by: Shmuel Imberman

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Modi Gazit is a average comedian whose agent tries to promote him. After he fails in a TV audition he and his girlfriend plan a scam which will make him appear live on TV. After he manages to do so,.. View More

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The Worst Company in the World (2009)

Hachevra Hachi Grua B'Olam

Directed by: Regev Contes

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Three divorced middle aged men with glasses, work together in a small, failing insurance agency, located in the rented apartment of the manager. Although they are highly intelligent, have a sense of.. View More

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Director's Cut (2010)

Girsat Habamai

Directed by: Doron Eran

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This is not just the amazing story of Menahem Golan, the legend of Israeli cinema who conquered the industry, not just the tale of the hundreds of films he produced, nor of his role in Israeli this.. View More

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A Working Mom (2006)

Directed by: Yaron Kaftori, Limor Pinhasov

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A story which demonstrates the extremes Mothers would go to, in order to save their families – sometimes saving and losing them in the same act. In 1990, 22-year-old Marisa Villozial, left her.. View More

Local Story (2010)

Mah Nishma - Kiryat Gat

Directed by: Avishag Leibovic, Matan Peled

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Local Story follows local newspaper Ma'Nishma Kiryat Gat over the course of one year. Tamar and her two children, Ovad and Adi, write, edit, and distribute the paper. Their daily routine includes a.. View More

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Shooting Conflicts (2003)

Directed by: Noam Shalev

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For seven years, Alon Bernstein, an Israeli TV news journalist working for AP, and Jimmy Michael, a Palestinian TV journalist working for BBC, have gathered the news, witnessing events from opposite.. View More

Fifteen Minutes of Fame

Fifteen Minutes of Fame (2008)

Directed by: Tamar Barkaei

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The episode discusses the definition of success in the world of art. On what does success depend - on aesthetics, or cash? On the verdict of the critics, or popularity among the general public? In a.. View More

First Person Plural

First Person Plural (2008)

Directed by: Ronit Weiss-Berkowitz

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The image of the body in Israeli art has gone through several incarnations over the decades, from the idyllic and ideological representation - the Jewish body, the Zionist body, the biblical body, -.. View More

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Rosenthalis - Self Portrait (2005)

Directed by: Eli Cohen

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At the age of 83 Moshe Rosenthalis has one passion in life, the same passion that possessed him ten, twenty and fifty years ago - to stand in front of a stretched canvass, holding a paintbrush, and.. View More

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The Bunker (2002)

Directed by: Nitza Gonen

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The film chronicles a few months in the life of Pinchas Cohen-Gan - one of Israel's greatest artists. In recent years, Cohen-Gan's art has expressed his obsession with Nazi Germany. This has drawn.. View More

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Words (2008)

Directed by: Shahar Rozen

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The commandment "Thou shalt not make unto thee a graven image" has had a great impact on Jewish culture, resulting in a clear preference for words over images. In this chapter we explore the tension.. View More

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White Walls (2005)

Directed by: Meital Abekasis

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Shahar Aboutbul, a photographer just beginning her career, is working on her first exhibition. In the midst of her preparations Shahar receives news of her grandmother's death and goes south to the.. View More

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Away (2010)

Makom Acher

Directed by: Dalit Arnold

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Lena, a Swiss stills photographer, breaks off her relationship with her Israeli boyfriend one month after following him to Tel Aviv. All she wants is to leave everything behind and return back to is.. View More

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Men on the Edge (2005)

Gevarim Al Ha-Katzeh

Directed by: Macabit Abramson, Avner Faingulernt

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On the border between Gaza and Israel lies an isolated and abandoned beach where, against all odds, Israeli and Palestinian fishermen lived and fished together from 1999 to 2003. The Palestinians to.. View More

Melissa mom and me

Melissa, Mom and Me (2010)

Directed by: Limor Pinhasov

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Camcorder footage captures two girls-one Israeli, one American-in corsets and bunny ears, high on coke, backstage at a Tokyo strip club. Yael films Melissa giggling, sobbing, heartbreakingly candid... View More

The Models (2010)

ha'Dugmaniyot

Directed by: Adi Frost

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A three-part documentary series that shatters the glamorous veneer of the top-model industry, and shows what the life of a young, aspiring model really looks like. View More

Poetry LTD (2011)

Shira Ba'am

Directed by: Dorit Weisman

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A movie about a revolution in poetry and five Jerusalem poets for whom poetry is a way of life and a catalyst for social change. View More

Clown with Ya'akov

Red Nose (2011)

Af Adom

Directed by: Eldad Prives, Asaf Oren

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A Tel-Aviv street clown sets out to conquer the sadness in Sderot. The one-time gig turns into a project of over a year, and the clown becomes part of the city's fabric. View More

Underground Man (2010)

Ish ha'Martef

Directed by: Shlomit Carmeli

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"Which is better? Cheap happiness or sublime suffering?" (Dostoyevsky) Asher Tsarfati, actor-director, total artist, founder of the fringe theater in Israel, a prominent figure on the outskirts of a.. View More

The Heart That Sings (2011)

Directed by: Robin Garbose

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Set in 1950, The Heart That Sings tells the poignant story of a brokenhearted orphan from the Holocaust trying to begin life again when she is hired as the music and drama counselor at an elite.. View More

Running Movie

Running Movie (2011)

Seret Ratz

Directed by: Omer Peled, Gidi Avivi

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A documentary, focusing on Israeli long-distance runner Haile Satayin, the oldest marathon runner to compete in the 2008 Summer Olympics, and his efforts to participate in the 2012 has been a runner.. View More

Menatek Ha-Mayim

The Cutoff Man (2012)

Minatek Ha'Mayim

Directed by: Idan Hubel

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Gabi has the unpleasant job of cutting off the water supply of people who don't pay their bills. When people see him they curse and humiliate him. This is his only option, or he will face How long.. View More

Beat

Beat (2012)

Directed by: Or Bar-El

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Or Bar-El's graduation film from the Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design, Jerusalem, Israel. Working in a run of the mill job, an ordinary man lives his life just like everyone else. A small, the.. View More

Dance of the Red Flutes

Dance of the Red Flutes (2012)

Rikud Ha'Chililim

Directed by: Elinor Nechaissi

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An overweight dancer in a culinary dream world gets a rude awakening. 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

BACK TO CASABLANCA (Son of the Land)

Back to Casablanca (Son of the Land) (2012)

Ben Ha'aretz

Directed by: Sigalit Banai

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Israeli actor and director Ze'ev Revach was born in Morocco in 1940. He sets out on a journey back to Casablanca, in search of a Moroccan actor to star alongside him in his next film, which he that.. View More

Yoni Hamenachem

Through His Eyes - Yoni Hamenahem (2013)

Miba'ad L'eynayim - Yoni Hamenahem

Directed by: Yael Klopmann

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The history of Israeli cinema through the eyes of a still-photographer, Yoni Hamenahem, who for the past 40 years has photographed the sets of many of Israel’s classic films. Since beginning.. View More

Brave Miss World (2013)

Directed by: Cecilia Peck

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In 1998, recent Miss Israel winner Linor Abargil was abducted and raped at knife-point. Just seven weeks later, she was crowned Miss World. Brave Miss World follows this amazing young woman's path.. View More

My Herzl

My Herzl (2013)

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A documentary that goes beyond the image of the well-known figure, Theodor Herzl, to examine Herzl's personal story and life. A man utterly devoted to his Zionistic dreams, Herzl threw everything he.. View More

Album 61 (2013)

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Director Halil Efrat sets out in the footsteps of the fascinating character of Boris Gelfand, the first Israeli to compete for the title of World Chess Champion. From the age of 6, he was raised to.. View More

Damaged Goods (2013)

Schora Pguma

Directed by: Aya Somech

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Rafael Krupick runs away from his debts in Marseille to his ultra Orthodox family in Jerusalem. But no one in the family wants the black sheep back.  View More

Fragile (2013)

Plastelina

Directed by: Vidi Bilu

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In Jerusalem 1966, A family lives peacefully in a crumbling old building in the center of the city. Eli, the father, is at work most of the day. His wife Ruthy is locked up inside her own world and.. View More

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Pole, Dancer And A Movie (2013)

Rakdanit, amud veseret

Directed by: Isri Halpern

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Pole dancing may have started in strip clubs, but over the past few years it has won international recognition as an art form, a sport and a means of empowering women. Director Isri Halpern follows.. View More

Super Women

Super Women (2013)

Super Zhenshchiny / Super Women

Directed by: Yael Kipper, Ronen Zaretzky

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The story of five cashiers who work the same shift in a supermarket. Most are immigrants from Russia, others are native Israelis. The film follows their relationships, the mutual support and dealing.. View More

The Go-Go Boys

The Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon Films (2014)

Directed by: Hilla Medalia

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THE GO-GO BOYS: The Inside Story of Cannon Films is a documentary about two Israeli-born cousins, Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus, who in pursuit of the American Dream turned the Hollywood power over.. View More

Ben Gurion Epilogue (2014)

Directed by: Yariv Mozer

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The film depicts the final years in the life of Israel's founder, David Ben Gurion. Years during which he found himself excluded from the leadership discourse. He critically observed the Zionist and.. View More

Voices From The Booth

Kolot Mi-habudke

Directed by: Lina Chaplin

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We meet them at school gates, in underground parking lots, at the entrances of shopping malls, and many other places. There are tens of thousands of security guards in Israel, most of them of they a.. View More

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Voices From The Booth (2014)

Kolot Mi-habudke

Directed by: Lina Chaplin

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We meet them at school gates, in underground parking lots, at the entrances of shopping malls, and many other places. There are tens of thousands of security guards in Israel, most of them of they a.. View More

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The Word Engraver (2013)

Hakhoret Bamilim

Directed by: Omri Lior

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The film "The Word Engraver" unfolds the life and work of the author Aharon Megged, winner of the Israel Prize for Literature. Megged takes us to significant places in his life which have formed the.. View More

Is That You

Is That You? (2014)

Haeem Ze Ata?

Directed by: Dani Menkin

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Is That You? is the story of Ronnie, 60 year old Israeli film projectionist, who has been fired from his job and is going now to the U.S. in a search for Rachel, the love of his youth Is That You? a.. View More

The birdman

The Birdman (2013)

Ish Ha-tziporim

Directed by: Daniel Mann

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Daniel (29), a young Israeli filmmaker, takes off to Los Angeles, trying to find a better future. Recently, he found a short strip of film made 50 years earlier by his grandfather in Hollywood. Tel.. View More

The Crucial Choices of N. Bezem--Naftali Bezem

The Crucial Choices of N. Bezem (2011)

Habchirot Hagoraliot shel N. Bezem

Directed by: Yehuda Yaniv

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Israeli artist and sculptor Naftali Bezem is widely regarded as one of the preeminent Jewish artists of the 20th century. Yet he has long rebuffed both personal and artistic exposure, and has never.. View More

KICKING OUT SHOSHANA

Kicking Out Shoshana (2013)

Shoshana Halutz Merkazi

Directed by: Shay Kanot

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In the conservative city of Jerusalem, Ami Shoshan, an Israeli football player, is forced by a mafia boss to pose as a homosexual, a punishment for flirting with the criminal's girlfriend. Shoshan a.. View More

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Saga of a Photo (2013)

Sipur Hamathil Betmuna

Directed by: Mooly Landesman

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This story begins in a photo that was hidden away for some eighty years. For a frozen moment the photo exposed the joy of my grandparents' wedding in 1926 in Berlin. A moment later, everything will.. View More

Do You Believe In Love? (2013)

Ha’shadchanit

Directed by: Dan Wasserman

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Even though Tova does not believe in love, she has had a remarkable success as a matchmaker. And so, people flock to her apartment where her husband, housekeeper, and daughter weigh in as she Tova,.. View More

Pole, Dancer, Movie

Pole ,Dancer, Movie (2013)

Rakdanit Amud Vesert

Directed by: Isri Halpern

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On her way to the Netherlands to represent Israel at the European Pole Dancing Championship, Neta Lee Levy stops by her grandmother's house to get her blessing. The older traditional Moroccan her to.. View More

The Meaning of Life

The Meaning of Life (2014)

The Meaning of Life
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Filmed in cutting-edge rotoscope animation, 'The Meaning of Life' tells the story of Dan, a young man who's struggling to understand what's the point of being alive.  In twenty short minutes,.. View More

Juliano

Juliano (2014)

Directed by: Igal Lerner

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If life is a play and all the world's a stage, actor and activist Juliano Mer-Khamis epitomized the famous quote to its bitter end. On 4 April 2011, Mer-Khamis was assassinated by a masked gunman in.. View More

Partner with the Enemy

Partner with the Enemy (2014)

Directed by: Duki Dror, Chen Shelach

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Two women, an Israeli and a Palestinian, are trying to build a business partnership. Brought together by a shared business acumen and knowledge of the logistics industry, the two combine forces to.. View More

The Muses of Bashevis Singer

The Muses of Bashevis Singer (2014)

Directed by: Shaul Betser, Asaf Galay

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Many books, biographies and articles have been written about the life and work of Isaac Bashevis Singer. An exclusive discovery of the filmmakers brings to light a hitherto unknown chapter of his an.. View More

Cantor and the Sea

The Cantor and the Sea (2015)

Directed by: Yehonatan Indursky

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A cantor's greatest honor is to lead the High Holyday prayers.  For Gedaliah, a 50-year-old ultra-Orthodox cantor and eternal bachelor, this honor is always just out of reach.  Gedaliah a.. View More

Wedding Doll

Wedding Doll (2015)

Directed by: Nitzan Gilady

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Hagit, a young woman with mild mental deficiency, works in a toilet-paper factory. She lives with her mother Sarah, a divorcée who gave up her life for her daughter. Hagit strives for and is.. View More

Wounded Land

Wounded Land (2015)

Directed by: Erez Tadmor

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Police officer Kobi Amar and his Region Commander Yehuda Neumann have been partners at the Haifa police force for years, but now, they face a critical turning point in their relationship and those.. View More

Zelda

Zelda: A Simple Woman (2015)

Directed by: Yair Qedar

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She published her first book of poetry at the age of 53 and became a prominent figure in the field of Hebrew literature.  Niece of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, living alone in Jerusalem, writing of a.. View More

17 Beginnings of Talia

17 Beginnings of Talia (2015)

Directed by: Yoni Bentovim

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Twenty-five years after the death of actress Talia Shapira, her son begins a journey to retrace her life. He combs through the vast belongings his mother left behind – diaries, stories, films,.. View More

Broke

Broke (2015)

Directed by: Julie Shles

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“Broke” is the story of four successful women in their fifties, who believed in education and hard work. They did all the right things, but still lost their jobs and joined the circle of.. View More

Clockwork Doll

Clockwork Doll--Dahlia Ravikovitch (2015)

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The poetry of Dahlia Ravikovitch emerges from an extraordinary, personal and uniquely wonderful place. Other poets strive repeatedly to achieve all that is so naturally present in her poems”.. View More

There was a King

Once Upon a Time There Was a King (2015)

Directed by: Doron Djerassi

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Nissim Aloni was a king of the Hebrew theater. The magical realm he created on stage brimmed with imagination and poetry, giving voice and vision to the loftiest dreams. But in a world dominated by.. View More

Grace

The Principle of Grace (2015)

Directed by: Maya Kassel

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Rita, an RN, goes on daily home visits for the Social Security. Today she is accompanied by a young student, whom she teaches the procedures. The last visit will challenge Rita.   View More

Shapira

Shapira & I (2014)

Directed by: Yoram Sabo

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70 years before the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls, Jerusalem antiques dealer Moses Shapira traveled to London with what he hoped to present to the British Museum as the original version of the.. View More

Finding Partners

Finding Partners (2014)

Limtzo at Hameshutaf

Directed by: Yahaly Gat

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Arab and Jewish business partners transcend their cultural differences and create a model of co-existence. View More