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Days of Love (2005)

Yamim Shel Ahavah

Directed by: Menahem Golan

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A love story about a pop artist, Dudu, who falls in love with a woman, Margalit, and makes her a famous singer. As their love grows, Margalit becomes more succesful while Dudu deteriorates. View More

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End of The Orange Season (1989)

Roman Amiti

Directed by: Lihi Efron

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A tour with artist Shalom Hanoch during the 1988 intifidah. View More

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Five Five (1980)

Chamesh Chamesh

Directed by: Shmuel Imberman

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In this musical, a group of soldiers is sent on vacation at a moshav. As they arrive at the mohsav the soldiers are recruited for difficult physical tasks, but not for long; they are each about to a.. View More

From Toledo to Jerusalem

From Toledo to Jeruslaem (1988)

M'Toleido L'Yerushalayim

Directed by: Avi Shmueli

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Vocalist Yehoram Gaon performs his Ladino songs against the historical background of Sephardic culture. View More

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I am a Jerusalemite (1971)

Ani Yerushalmi

Directed by: Yehoram Gaon

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The life of the singer Yehoram Gaon as told through travelouges, history and poetic hymns.This film, which was produced during the post-Six Day period when the city of Jerusalem and its people were.. View More

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Koko is 19 (1985)

Koko Ben 19

Directed by: Dani Warth

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A poor kid in a musical band sees his dreams smashed by his poverty and the economic issues within the state. View More

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Nurith (1972)

Nurit

Directed by: George Ovadiah

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Shoshana from Tveria and Moshe from Tel Aviv are about to get married. A radio broadcast announces that Moshe died in a car crash. In her grief, Shoshana returns to Tveria. It turns out that Moshe a.. View More

Zohar

Mediterranean Blues (1993)

Zohar

Directed by: Eran Riklis

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The Israeli Artist Zohar Argov who grew up poor and became rich and famous. This movie shows How his drug addiction keeps him from improving in his career.       View More

Morning Star

Morning Star (1980)

Kohav Hashahar

Directed by: Akiva Barkin

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Torn between following his passion and helping his family, Noam a young Israeli boy pursues becoming a singer in order to save his family from their financial problems.   View More

Someone to Run With

Someone to Run With (2005)

Mishehu Larutz Eito

Directed by: Oded Davidoff

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In the streets of Jerusalem, two teenagers' lives cross paths over the course of a summer. Together they learn to overcome their fears and find true friendship. View More

The Band's Visit

The Band's Visit (2006)

Bikur Hatizmoret

Directed by: Eran Kolirin

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The Alexandria Ceremonial Police Orchestra arrives in Israel from Egypt for a cultural event. They soon find out that there is no delegation to meet them, nor any arrangements to get to their of to.. View More

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Lool (1969)

Directed by: Uri Zohar, Boaz Davidson

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A parody of the origins of Israeli television, including skits titled "Bible Quest," "The New Immigrants," "Yalla Bitar," "Law is Law" & "I Am a Woman." View More

Vulcan Junction

Vulcan Junction (1999)

Tzomet Volkan

Directed by: Eran Riklis

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A rock and roll band copes with their differences on the war in Israel.  View More

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The Snail (1970)

Shablul

Directed by: Boaz Davidson

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Follows the making of the music album "shablul" by Arik Einstein and Shalom Hanoch. View More

Haleaka

The Troupe (1979)

Ha Lahaka

Directed by: Avi Nesher

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A group of Israeli soldiers travel the country entertaining servicemen and women right after the six-day-war victory. View More

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The Life and Death of Gotel Botel (2007)

Gotel Botel

Directed by: Daniel Sivan

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Nati Ornan, an unknown musician and failed lover, lives in a grey world. By day, he is a genuine loser who lives with his mother and plays the part of a vacuum cleaner in a children's play. By he is.. View More

Boys of the Hood (2008)

Directed by: Anwar Hasan

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As of July '09, production status: post-production An excellent student from Kfar Kana, also a rapper who is about to sign a record deal, faces opposition from his traditional parents. View More

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Cabaret Polska (2009)

Directed by: Nir David Zats, Zuzanna Solakiewicz

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Poland 1968. A cabaret-style film documenting the last hours in Poland of Jews driven out by a wave of anti- Semitism. View More

Chayot HaKodesh (2009)

Chayot HaKodesh

Directed by: Chanan Orenstein

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The film looks at the members of the band, "Chayot Hakodesh," founded in1999 in Lifta, who range vastly in age and lifestyle. View More

Children of the Bible

Children of the Bible (2009)

Yaldey Ha'Tanach

Directed by: Nitza Gonen

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Jeremy, a young Ethiopian rap artist, attempts to change the low self-image of the Ethiopian community in Israel. Through music he connects lost Ethiopian youth to their identity and to their he to.. View More

Dancing with Tears in Our Eyes (2009)

Directed by: Itamar Elkalay

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In post-production as of July 2009. A 3-part series about the history of club and discotheque culture in Israel and its relationship with the State and its values. View More

The Electric Stage, A Rock N' Roll Legend

The Electric Stage, A Rock N' Roll Legend (2008)

Directed by: Nissim Mosek

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The story of Shlomo Mizrahi and the "Electric Stage," a Jerusalem rock band that rocked the clubs between the Six Day and Yom Kippur wars. View More

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Green Yellow Red (2010)

Yarok Tzahov Adom

Directed by: David Gavro

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Mogus Birseau lives in Southern Israel and wants to creat music for the Israeli mainstream. He surrounds himself with a group of young men who write songs that express the feelings of the typical to.. View More

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The Optimists (2000)

Directed by: Jacky Comforty

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The story of Nico Nisimov, founder of the the first Jazz band in Bulgaria. The film is about the wonderful friendships and a jazz career that was cut short by the outbreak of World War II. View More

The Life and Death Andalusian Orchestra

Directed by: David Noy

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In post-production as of August 2009. A musical documentary about the struggle of the Andalusian Orchestra, both for musical recognition in society and over their work conditions.   View More

Tunes of the Soul

Directed by: Shmuel Kalderon

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A rare document about internationally renowned clarinetist Giora Feidman and the philosophy that makes Klezmer music true soul music. View More

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Voice of Jerusalem (2009)

Kol Yerushalayim

Directed by: Ofer Naim

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Thirty-six years after I Am a Jerusalemite, Yehoram Gaon, the film's creator and perhaps the quintessential Jerusalemite, goes in search of the Jerusalem he left behind. View More

Rise and Fall

Nofel VeKam

Directed by: Yaron Ben Nun

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The story of seven friends from the town of Yavne who were the first to bring black music and rap to the Israeli music scene, changing it forever.  View More

The Mystery of Aris San (2008)

Directed by: Dani Dothan, Dalia Mevorach

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 A journey into the mysterious life of Aris San, the Greek singer who arrived in Israel in 1957 and within five years became a megastar, close friend of generals and politicians including Moshe.. View More

Voices from the Heartland: Caravan 841

Voices from the Heartland: Caravan 841 (2002)

Shiur Moledet: Caravan 841

Directed by: Zion Rubin

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Moshe, an 11 year-old Ethipian boy, lives in dwindling "Atidim" caravan site in the Wester Galilee and is awaiting the arrival of his mother from Ethiopia. She will not arrive and he is torn between.. View More

Broken wings

Broken Wings (2001)

Knafayim Shvurot

Directed by: Nir Bergman

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The unexpected death of the family patriarch throws every member of the Ullmann clan off course. Widow Dafna takes to bed for three months and when she finally returns to her job at the maternity of.. View More

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Voices from the Heartland: Buchachi (2001)

Shiur Moledet: Buchachi

Directed by: Nati Adler

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Buchachi, a cook at an airforce base, humbly accepts the military hierarchy that places the pilots at the top of the pyramid. Against the background of a fierce sing-out between the cooks and the at.. View More

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The Investigation / The Investigation Must Go On (2000)

Haboleshet Hokeret

Directed by: Marek Rozenbaum

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Police investigator Micha Stein is a hard working, ambitious officer trying to prove himself and his abilities. He receives information that former singer, Shalom Shalom, is behind a recent robbery.. View More

Birds in Neutral

Birds in Neutral (1996)

Tziporim B'nyutral

Directed by: Galit Eshkol, David Mandil and Eyal Shiray

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This is a story about the "X" generation. Eric is a singer who is not attracting large crowds. Dana wants to be a street artist. They separately go to New York. Eric sells decorative candels in the.. View More

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Zohar (1993)

Zohar

Directed by: Eran Riklis

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The story of the rise and fall of Zohar Argov, king of Oriental Pop Music.When his success fails to alleviate his depression or change his family life,he falls victim to drugs and is found hanging a.. View More

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Blind Man's Bluff (1993)

Golem Ba'Maagal

Directed by: Aner Preminger

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A young woman tries to distance herself from her Holocaust survivor parents and her ex-boyfriend. A talented pianist, Micki moves into a tiny apartment and is thrown into a world of tense including.. View More

Let it Never End

Let it Never End (1986)

Blues Lahofesh Hagadol

Directed by: Renen Schorr

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Rebellion,music,and bitter debates about pacifism and patriotism in the late 60's,when high school graduates spend their last summer vacation before being drafted. View More

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Life According to Agfa (1992)

Ha-Chayim Al-Pi Agfa

Directed by: Assi Dayan

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The complex Israeli social and political fabric is captured via a Tel Aviv pub owned by a middle aged woman who, along with her patrons, is looking for love. Life According to Agfa follows the on in.. View More

A People and Its Music: Mantova, Vienna, St. Petersburg (1998)

Am V'Tslilav - Mantova, Vienna, St. Petersburg

Directed by: Asher Tlalim

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The songs, lyrics and melodies of the Jewish people record much more than historical facts-- they reveal the colorful range of the Jewish spirit set against the backdrop of world history.This and by.. View More

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On The Air / Not For Broadcast (1981)

Lo L'Shidur

Directed by: Yeud Levanon

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Itzik, an IDF radio producer, moves in with his pregnant girlfriend while in the midst of an affair with a young woman. To further complicate matters, his home is further crowded by the singer who.. View More

A Matter of Reputation (2001)

Odot Ha-Monitin

Directed by: Yoram Kislev

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The conjunction of creativity and death through the confrontation between a film director and the subject of his creation - a gifted piano player who became a criminal. View More

A Bit of Luck

A Bit of Luck (1992)

Tipat Mazal

Directed by: Zeev Revah

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The story of a blind father and his singer daughter, immigrating together to Israel. View More

Kasach (1984)

Directed by: Haim Gil

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Waiting for Godik

Waiting for Godik (2007)

Mehakim Le'Godik

Directed by: Ari Davidovich

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Waiting for Godik, a musical documentary, tells the story of the rise and fall of the Israeli King of Musicals, legendary producer and impresario Giora Godik. The tragic story of the man, who the is.. View More

On the Move (2008)

Hayav Lazuz

Directed by: Avisa Livny

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Ehud Banai tells his amazing story from the beginning. The offspring of the famous arts and music family was'tn a such a big success story at first. He was 32, looking for a path of life, working as.. View More

Silver Jew (2007)

Yehudi Mi'Kesef
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An intimate portrait of reclusive poet/musician David Berman and his band the Silver Jews. In the midst of their first ever world tour in the summer of 2006, David, his wife Cassie, and the rest of.. View More

After The Storm

After The Storm (2009)

After The Storm

Directed by: Hilla Medalia

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A feature documentary, After The Storm captures the lives of the kids and crew as they turn a gym into a theater, come together as a company, and create hope and purpose in the midst of devastation.. View More

Happy You’re Alive

Happy You’re Alive

Directed by: Hilla Medalia

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Happy You’re Alive is an intimate look into the psychological effects of war on soldiers and the necessary healing process. It examines the dark, yet inevitable, fears and dilemmas that mark a.. View More

Live Life (2007)

Live Life

Directed by: Jonathan Pasternak

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This movie is about understanding and accepting death, and therefore making it an ally instead of a source of nightmare and fear. The story is led by a monk, during the Middle Ages, who is an a.. View More

Black Over White

Black Over White (2007)

Shachor al Lavan

Directed by: Tomer Heymann

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Tomer Heymann followed Israeli pop/world-beat band The Idan Raichel on their 2006 concert tour to Ethiopia and emerged with a documentary that rollicks and rocks. The film, part lighthearted road of.. View More

Channels of Rage

Channels of Rage (2003)

Arotzim Shel Za'am

Directed by: Anat Halachmi

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"Blood is spilled and it spills more blood... I am dying to live but living to die." Subliminal is a proud Zionist rapper who, with fellow artist MC Tamer, a pro-Palestinian Arab, seeks in the rap.. View More

Enta Omri (2008)

Enta Omri

Directed by: Zohar Ron

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Enta Omri is without any doubt the greatest Arabic song of all times! This unique and visually thrilling video is a gorgeous gift to music lovers the world over. Originally sung and most identified.. View More

From Hell to Paradise or Chopin Saved Me (2005)

Von der Hölle ins Paradies oder Chopin hat mich gerettet

Directed by: Michael Teutsch

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The renowned Pianist Alice Sommer is a 104 years-old, and lives in London. She experienced and witnessed most of the significant events of the 20 th century: World War I, The Inflation, World War.. View More

Go in Peace, Rain! (2007)

Lekh Le'Shalom Geshem

Directed by: Reuven Hecker

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The Film " Go in Peace, Rain " is a journey following the metamorphosis of one Jewish melody, an ancient prayer of parting from the rain - "Who Brings The Dew"- and following its many incarnations I.. View More

Naf - A Street Kid

Naf - A Street Kid (2006)

Naf - Yeled Rehov

Directed by: Moshe Alafi, Yoav Kleinman

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The shocking and revealing documentation of a homeless boy's life over a two and a half year period. Naf (Naftali), is an ultra-orthodox boy thrown out of his parents' home for being a "bad apple"... View More

LADINO: 500 YEARS YOUNG

Ladino: 500 Years Young (2005)

Directed by: Rina Papish

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The film follows the rise of Ladino singer, Yasmin Levy, from the moment she discovers she can sing and all the way to international success. As she gets to know herself as singer, Yasmin her Levy,.. View More

Georgia My Love

Georgia My Love (2007)

Georgia Ahuvati

Directed by: Noga Gamlieli

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This is a story of two Georgians sisters Maya and Manana, poor young women working in a bridal salon from dawn until darkness. Like many of their fellow Georgians, they have been rejected and by of.. View More

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Variations for Piano for Six Hands (2009)

Variazii dla Fortepiano v Shest Ruk

Directed by: Eitan Evgeny Melamed

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After 5 years of absence, Misha Rabinovich, a Russian musician with a Polaroid camera at his neck and big expectations, surprises his wife and little boy at the stairs of their apartment. the go as.. View More

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Israel Rocks: A Journey Through Music of Visions and Divisions (2000)

Directed by: Izzy Abrahami, Erga Netz

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Can you grasp Israel by its rock and pop bands? Can you see through them the complexities, the tribulation and the dreams of this young country? Can you sense through song and music the divisions of.. View More

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Stan Getz: A Musical Odyssey (1978)

Directed by: Herbert Dorfman

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"You know, when I'm playing, I think of myself in front of the Wailing Wall with a saxophone in my hands, and I'm davening, I'm really telling it to the Wall." - Stan Getz Join jazz saxophone Stan.. View More

New Opera (1995)

Opera Hadasha
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An almost daily following of the last stages in the building of the new Opera House in Tel-Aviv, paralleled with the preparations for the premiere of "Boris Godunov", the opera which inaugurated the.. View More

Fine Tuning (2009)

Kayvun Kaylim

Directed by: David Noy

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"Fine Tuning" follows the rise and fall of The Israeli Andalusian Orchestra, which preserves the exceptional musical heritage of Andalusian melody and Jewish prayer. View More

Jaffawiye

Jaffawiye (2008)

Yafowiya

Directed by: Dan Deutsch

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Jaffawiye follows the story of System Ali, a young fresh hip hop band from Tel Aviv’s multi-cultural district Jaffa.Through their music they find peace and togetherness, in a part of Israel.. View More

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Knowledge is the Beginning (2006)

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For many years, conductor and pianist Daniel Barenboim has worked towards reconciling Arabs and Israelis. Based on the notion that "music is the language of peace", Barenboim and comparative Edward.. View More

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Goyband (2008)

Falling Star

Directed by: Christoper Grimm

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Former boy-band icon Bobby Star is clinging to days gone by. Desperate and unemployed, he begs his agent Murray to land him a decent gig. But beggars can't be choosers, and Murray finds a weeklong a.. View More

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Baghdad Bandstand (2002)

Directed by: Eyal Halfon

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In the early fifties, during the big wave of immigration from Iraq, several musicians arrived in Israel who were considered real stars in the Arabic world of music. In this new land, no one had ever.. View More

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Beyond the Horizon

Directed by: Duby Tal, Moni Haramati

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Fly With us, and your eyes will gaze out on the far horizon, where everything comes together, and the colors are dazzling, daring and crystal clear. From the heights, your eyes look down on places.. View More

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Delayed Reaction (2004)

Directed by: Shmuel Calderone

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33-year-old Meni spends his time gambling and working as DJ at the club he manages with an old childhood friend. His life moves in self-destructive circles, without direction or commitments. The of.. View More

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Licking the Strawberry (1992)

Lelakek Tatut

Directed by: Uri Barbash

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In the Sabra Land (2008)

Directed by: Moishe Goldberg

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The first of two chronological episodes introducing us to the ways in which Israeli art has defined and re-defined its "Israeli ness". The episode covers the period of the birth and consolidation of.. View More

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I'm a Sabra (2008)

Directed by: Yair Lev

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The second of two chronological episodes dealing with the formation and evolution of Israeli identity as it is reflected in art: from "sabra" art - rich in audacity and poor in material - through up.. 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

Dalia and the Sailors (1964)

Dalia Vehamalahim

Directed by: Menahem Golan

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Musical comedy of an Israeli girl, taken to Canada by her parents, who stows away to Israel on a cargo boat and is hidden by the cooperative crew. View More

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The Klezmatics: On Holy Ground (2010)

Directed by: Erik Greenberg Anjou

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Director Erik Greenberg Anjou (A Cantor's Tale, NYJFF 2006) returns with this high- energy documentary about the Grammy Award-winning, New York-based superstar klezmer band, The Klezmatics. are with.. View More

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Ponar (2002)

Directed by: Racheli Schwartz

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The Jews used many ways to struggle against the Nazi system. One way, perhaps the most heroic and least familiar, was the cultural struggle. Against the threat of impending death, the horrors of and.. View More

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Song of Life (2006)

Directed by: Yosi Leon, Ran Brener

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The documentary Song of Life follows the one hundred singers of the "Israeli Philharmonic Singers Choir " on their tour to Poland, performing at the Ceremony commemorating 60 years since the of the.. View More

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Taqasim (1999)

Directed by: Duki Dror

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A voyage to the hidden treasures of classical Arabic music, and to the participation of Jewish musicians in this cultural heritage.Taqasim draws a unique portrait of the Middle East in the 30's, a.. View More

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Radio Daze (1996)

Directed by: Duki Dror

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The amazing story of a Radio-addict, the queen of music trivia, Rebbeca DeSolarsky. Her home is decorated with knitted pictures, porcelain dolls and plastic flowers.At night, when she goes out she A.. View More

Baghdad–Jerusalem–Fez

Baghdad–Jerusalem–Fez (2010)

Directed by: Chaim Shiran

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Yair Dalal, singer, violonist and oud player, is a great artist who has dedicated himself to the preservation of the musical heritage of Iraqi Jews. This film documents Dalal's first performance the.. View More

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You Never Know (2008)

Li'olam Aincha Yode'ah

Directed by: Boaz Shahak

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There are two questions you can ask another human being: “What are you?” and “Who are you?” If you ask “What are you” – you destroy the world. If you ask a.. View More

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The Zilber and Me (2011)

Ani ve'ha'zilber

Directed by: Roei Zilber

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Roy Zilber has always felt trapped under the "family spell": emotionally detached and musically obsessive, he grew up feeling awkward being the estranged son of a rock-star. But Ariel Zilber was not.. View More

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My Sweet Canary (2011)

KANARIT METUKA SHELI

Directed by: Roy Sher

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Roza Eskenazi sang the way she lived, with passion, fire and love. This is the story of three young musicians from Greece, Turkey, and Israel, who embark on an exciting musical journey, to tell the.. View More

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Iraq ‘N’ Roll (2011)

Directed by: Gili Gaon

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Saleh and Daud (David) Al-Kuwaity were Jewish musicians, living in Iraq in the 1930s. They are considered the creators of modern Iraqi music, and two of the greatest Arab musicians in history. In in.. View More

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Viva Espania: A Tale in Four Octaves (2011)

Directed by: Ofer Naim

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A true fairy tale about a beautiful and extremely talented 12 year old child wonder. One of many children in a poor family, Hannah Aharoni started performing in clubs as the State of Israel came and.. View More

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Chavurat Rosh Keruv

Directed by: Ophir Lobel

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A movie for the entire family with sketches based on the songs of Kobi Ohsrat, one of the leading composers of children's music in Israel. View More

Flashback (2011)

Flashback

Directed by: Shelly Gur-Sherman

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Inside a small house on a Moshav on the Jerusalem hills, lives 54-year-old Libby, poor and alone except for her two dogs and her cat. During the 1980s, she was the first punk singer in Israel, a for.. View More

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Free Improvisation (2011)

Iltur Chofshi

Directed by: Doron Djerasi

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This documentary follows the struggle of Jean-Claude Jones and he was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis to continue making music despite the adversities of his illness. View More

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I've Seen Giraffes in India (2010)

Ra'iti Jirafot be'Hodu

Directed by: Noam Meiri

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The "Giraffes", a wild rock band, fulfill an old dream and set out on a magical musical tour across India, with an intended climax being a performance in Goa in front of thousands of Israeli But the.. View More

Masada Syndrome

Tismonet Metzadah

Directed by: Ayelet Heler

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This documentary follows the production of the Verdi's opera "Nabucco" at Masada, while searching for answers to the questions about the mysteries of Masada and the its meaning in Israel film is as.. View More

Violins in Wartime (2011)

Kinorot be-Milchama

Directed by: Yael Katzir, Dan Katzir

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The power of music as a symbol of sanity in a time of war. Amnon Weinsten is a violin-maker who works with his son Avishai.  When the Second Lebanon War breaks out in summer 2006, Amnon to keep.. View More

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Violinists (2011)

Ha-Kanarim

Directed by: Alexander Gentelev

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Within a small town where people hide amidst the crowd, their names unfamiliar to the press, the big story of 10-year-old children from Tiberias who are remarkable at playing the violin emerges... View More

Tel Aviv, Tziyun Meah (2010)

Tel Aviv, Tziyun Meah

Directed by: Michael Yoseph

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A series of 30 short films combining the behind-the-scenes stories of the band, "Tel Aviv Youth" over the course of the year of Tel Aviv-Jaffa's centenary, with the stories of the places and people.. View More

I Saw Giraffes in India

I Saw Giraffes in India (2010)

Rahiti Girafot Be Odo

Directed by: Noam Pinchas

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The "Girafot" (Giraffes), a wild Israeli Folk-Rock band, go on a magical musical tour across India with a climax concert planned in Goa, the capital of the Israeli travelers. However, the 2008 in to.. 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

Someone To Hum With (2011)

Directed by: Itay Zur

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They only meet over the airwaves. They do not see one another yet they feel like a family. On a national radio show, they choose a song and hum, opening their hearts, sharing their emotions. A 3 a.. View More

The Way Back- Rivka Zohar returns to NY

The Way Back- Rivka Zohar returns to NY (2012)

Directed by: Avida Livny

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Rivka Zohar’s life has been determined by three powerful forces: the first is an exceptional singing voice that fixed her place in the Israeli pantheon at the young age of 20; the second is to.. View More

Mary Lou (2010)

Tamid Oto Chalom

Directed by: Eytan Fox

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Acclaimed Israeli director Eytan Fox brings to life a modern fable with a catchy musical message and a story based on the songs of Israeli pop legend Svika Pick. Meir, a young man whose glamorous in.. View More

The Ballad of the Weeping Spring (2012)

Balada L'Aviv Ha'Bocha
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Amram, the son of Avraham Mufredi, turns up at the house of the legendary Persian tar (lute) player, Yosef Tawilla. Amram gives him the score of a work that his father, a member of Tawilla’s a.. View More

Cafe Noach

Cafe Noah (1996)

Cafe Noach
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After the country's establishment in 1948, Jewish musicians from Baghdad and Cairo immigrated to Israel. They were masters in Arabic music, but their music was not valued in the new homeland. The no.. View More

Peppers (2006)

Paparim

Directed by: Jaap van Heudsen

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Simcha decides to have Gideon, an ultra-Orthodox boy from Jerusalem, stay at her house as part of an exchange program at her school. Gideon, however, has no idea that Simcha is a girl. Fighting the.. View More

Secrets : A God Given Voice (Ofra Haza) (2005)

Sodot

Directed by: Ofer Naim

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This is the amazing story of the famous Israeli vocalist, Ofra Haza, her rise to the top and the scerets surrounding her untimely and mysterious death. Haza, the youngest of nine children, grew up a.. View More

Iluzia

Iluzia

Directed by: Udi Asoulin, Uriah Naeh

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A young man arrives at a cabin in the woods, packed with records and souvenirs of Bandora, his favorite singer. He plays a record, when a mysterious feminine figure lures him to a wild forest chase,.. View More

Elchy's Track

Directed by: Avital Barak

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Tel Aviv, 2011. A young DJ stirs up the local nightclub scene. Berlin, 2012. A techno tour becomes a poetic journey of self-discovery. View More

Jerusalem Cabaret (2012)

Kabaret Yerushalayim

Directed by: Jorge Gurvich

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Six love stories intersect in Jerusalem on the backdrop of the annual performance of the local performing arts high school. View More

Babylon Blues (2012)

Bluz

Directed by: Gudis Schneider, Shunit Aharoni, Rony Oron, Ayelet Varshi

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An experimental fiction-documentary about a crew shooting a movie inspired by Israeli culut singer Meir Ariel's experimental album. View More

Euroflash (2012)

Directed by: Dainiela Aizenman

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A story of the flashiest band in Tel Aviv. A story about friendship, loneliness, and uncompromising obsession for the most kitsch song contest in the world. View More

Halevai Shetamuti (2012)

Directed by: Amalia Margolin

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The film recounts the relationship between the late musician Uri Salonim and the singer Michal Shapira as they struggle against a rare form of cancer while insisting on life and musip up to the last.. View More

Holy Animals (2012)

Chayot Ha-Kodesh

Directed by: Chanan Orenstein

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The Holy Animals band was founded in Lifta, in the Jerusalem foothills, in 1999. They poured their credo into their heavy noisy basic blues rock. View More

Don't Put Your Nose (2012)

Al Taseem Apecha

Directed by: Matan Ben-Moshe

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A country song without morals or lessons. View More

McDonald Masada (2012)

Directed by: Pele Safra

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We follow an anonymous protest singer on a cross-country "consciousness-altering" tour, with songs about consumer culture, brand names, instant stars and a national "state of emergency" that has.. View More

Orchestra of Exiles (2011)

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In the early 1930s, Hitler began forcing Jewish musicians out of orchestras, leaving some of Europe's most talented musicians jobless. This film tells of a brilliant young musician's coming of age,.. View More

Home is You

Home Is You (2012)

Directed by: Yaelle Shwed, Aya Shwed

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A SCREAM FOR LOVE AND ACCEPTANCE Yaelle, a new immigrant in Israel from France follows the sun and finds the love of her life. Her family finds it hard to accept. The movie is a moving, musical and.. View More

Prodigy (2012)

Yaldat Peleh

Directed by: Herela Hodaya Moise

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Naomi was a musical prodigy who gained fame as a singer in her childhood but decided to leave it all behind at the age of 17. The film follows her daily life today and tries to understand the of her.. 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

Rubik's Cube (Hungarian Cube) (2013)

Ha-kubiya ha-hungarit

Directed by: Gilad Inbar

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Composer Andre Hajdu has six sons.   *This move is still in production as of 2012. View More

1999?

1999? (2001)

1999?

Directed by: Israel Yerushalmi

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Musician Rami Fortis needs no introduction - most of us already know the man and his message through listening to his music. "1999?" is a documentation of the year 1999, following singer and artist.. View More

Lyrics by Rothblit 2012 (2012)

Directed by: Deva Oz Melman

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The five discs that Yankeleh Rothblit put out during the period of 1978-2011 tell the story of a dual life; a dialogue with the daily reality of Israeli society alongside the personal development of.. View More

Wind Darkness Water

Wind Darkness Water (2012)

Haruach Hachoshech Hamayim

Directed by: Yahaly Gat

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Over the years, Naomi Shemer has earned the title of "national poet." For most of her creative life, she was the ultimate decoder of Israeli society, succeeding in both describing and influencing on.. View More

I Wish You Would Die (2012)

Directed by: Amalia Margolin

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A documentary film depicting the relationship between Michal Shapira and the late Ori Slonim, Slonim died of cancer in October 2011, 4 days after his 31st birthday. Nevertheless, "I Wish You Would a.. View More

Hava Nagila

Hava Nagila

Directed by: Roberta Grossman

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A documentary on the history, mystery, and meaning of the ubiquitous Jewish standard that follows the around-the-world journey of the song from Ukraine to Youtube. of the song "Hava Nagila." View More

The Hungarian Cube(Rubik's Cube) (2013)

Ha-kubiya ha-hungarit

Directed by: Gilad Inbar

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Composer Andre Hajdu has six sons. Hajdu is a complete piece torn apart, containing the source of all those contradictions which exist between them. View More

Inside Envelopes (2013)

Be-ma’atafot

Directed by: Shelly Kling

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An intimate documentation of the creative process of the dance concert "Envelopes," by choreographer Keren Levi, musician Tom Parkinson, dancer Reut Levi,and musician Alex Parkinson. View More

Nos’ei ha-migBa’at – Ha-kasta (2013)

nos’ei ha-migBa’at – ha-kasta

Directed by: Avida Livny

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There might not have been a music scene in town, perhaps their guitars weren't tuned, and maybe not many heard them in real time; but one thing is certain, this group of 16 year olds made music in.. View More

Wind & Darkness (2013)

Ha-ruach, ha-choshekh, ha-mayim

Directed by: Yahaly Get

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The life of Israel's national poet and songwriter, Naomi Shemer, and how she helped shape Israeli culture. View More

The Story of Poogy (2014)

Ha'spiur Shel Poogy
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Kaveret is Israel's all-time classic rock band and is often known to Americans as Poogy, named for the drummer, Meir Fenigstien. Meir is better known to Americans as the founder and director of the.. View More

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The Self Deception Artist (2014)

Yehu Yaron – Aman Hashichnua Heatzmi

Directed by: Maya Zaydman

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A cabaret-documentary following the unique, offbeat Israeli musician Yehou Yaron on his way to his second album. His songs deal with illness, love and birth - everything he wouldn't talk about in An.. View More

The Last Click

The Last Click (2013)

Haklik Haaharon

Directed by: Dalia Mevorach, Dani Dothan

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The Clique was an Israeli punk/new wave band in the 1980's. The songs carried anti-social and political messages and after two albums, masterpieces of Israeli counter-culture, The Clique broke up. a.. View More

AVRAHAM HALFI

Life of Poetry – The Story of Avraham Halfi (2014)

Chayav mle’ey shir – Sipuro shel Avraham Halfi
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A journey through the life and work of Abraham Halfi, the unsung hero of Hebrew culture whose greatest yearning was to shrink "into an unknown point," as remarked in one of his poems. He was to the.. View More

Rita Jahan Foruz

Rita Jahan Faruz (2013)

Rita Jahan Faruz

Directed by: Ayal Goldberg

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Rita Jahan Foruz immigrated to Israel from Iran with her family when she was eight years old. On the eve of her forty-ninth birthday, with enormous tension between Tehran and Jerusalem looming in in.. View More

The Current Love of My Life (2015)

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In director Talya Lavie's contemporary re-telling, penniless Israeli musician Bini, who is living in New York illegally, is hired by a wealthy ultra-orthodox Jewish family in Brooklyn to teach son.. View More

Mike (2015)

Directed by: Eytan Fox, Eytan Fox

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The story of Mike Brant, Israeli- born European superstar singer who committed suicide at the age of 28 in Paris in 1975. View More

Rock in the Red Zone

Rock in the Red Zone (2014)

Directed by: Laura Bialis

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On the edge of Israel’s Negev Desert, half a mile from Gaza, and directly in the path of thousands of Hamas rockets lies Sderot, a city of factory workers and rock musicians – the of and.. View More

Never Turn Your Back on Sparks

Never Turn Your Back on Sparks (2014)

Directed by: Pini Schatz

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As he turns 50, filmmaker Pini Schatz sets out to explore his life-long obsession with the band Sparks (the brothers Ron and Russell Mael). Pini charts the impact of Sparks on his life while meeting.. View More

Strings (2013)

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Yaron Bloom was 19 and started his own band.  The band gathered for the first time in in Janunary 1995 and 24 houers later, Yaron was killed in a terror attack. His Friends recall their one and.. View More

Mr. Gaga

Mr. Gaga (2015)

Mister Gaga

Directed by: Tomer Heymann

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Enter the world of Ohad Naharin, renowned choreographer and artistic director of the Batsheva Dance Company. “Mr. Gaga”, eight years in the making, captures the elusive beauty of dance I.. View More

Thru You Princess

Thru You Princess

Directed by: Ido Haar

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People all over the world post video clips online. They cram their video notes into virtual bottles and toss them into the boundless ocean that is the Internet. All they want is for someone to.. 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

E/W Jerusalem

East Jerusalem/West Jerusalem (2014)

Directed by: Henrique Cymerman, Erez Miller

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David Broza, the Israeli singer-songwriter, sets out to realize his dream of cooperation and dialog between Israelis and Palestinians through music. During 8 days and nights of joint creation in an.. View More

Congo Beat the Drum

Congo Beat the Drum (2014)

Directed by: Ariel Tagar

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Two musicians from Tel Aviv travel to Jamaica to record an album with forgotten reggae artists from the past. The film follows Ariel Tagar (Kalbata) and Uri Wertheim (Mixmonster), from their studio.. View More

Lyrics / Rotblit Yankale (2012)

Milim / Rotblit Yankale

Directed by: Deva Oz Melman

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Tel Aviv Live (2016)

Directed by: Nellu Cohn

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A dynamic and vibrant city on the Mediterranean, Tel Aviv is also a unique social and artistic experiment. But what does it mean to be an artist in this city? In this beautiful documentary we Tel is.. View More

Harmonia (2016)

Directed by: Sivan Ori

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Sarah, a morose harpist in the Jerusalem Philharmonic Orchestra, is married to Abraham, the charismatic conductor of the group. They have no children. When Hagar, a young horn player from East joins.. View More

A Quiet Heart (2016)

Directed by: Eitan Anner

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In present day Jerusalem, a city increasingly dominated by religious fanaticism, Naomi, a secular young woman, seeks refuge from the pressure of her life in Tel Aviv as a concert pianist. Naomi two.. View More

everything is broken up

Everything is Broken Up and Dances (2015)

Everything is Broken Up and Dances

Directed by: Nony Geffen

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Nony Geffen, a 30 year old student living in Tel Aviv with his roommate Rotem, is a musician and is secretly in love with Hadas. He is called up for a military operation in Gaza .  The APC, in.. View More

Past Life

Past Life (2016)

Past Life

Directed by: Avi Nesher

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Past Life tracks the daring late 1970s odyssey of two sisters - an introverted classical musician and a rambunctious scandal sheet journalist - as they unravel a shocking wartime mystery that has a.. View More

Much Love, Mrs Sherlock Holmes (2017)

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The Short Film story centres around a discussion in between takes on a film set of Mrs Sherlock Holmes in the Austrian Alps where Arthur Doyle write his first stories in Feldkirch. the main story is.. View More

wagner and me

Wagner & Me (2011)

Wagner & Me

Directed by: Patrick McGrady

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Enter the world of history's most controversial composer. Actor Stephen Fry is a devoted fan of Richard Wagner's music - and so was Hitler. Fry is Jewish and acutely aware of the complexity of.. View More