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Anthropology

Hotline

Hotline

The Hotline for Refugees and Migrants is a Tel Aviv based NGO. In exactly inverse proportion to the small-scale of this human rights organization, the issues they deal with are universal and crucial.

Eight Twenty Eight

Eight Twenty Eight

A personal poetic look at one of the most fascinating social experiments in human history – the Kibbutz. This is the story of the filmmaker`s re-encounter with the kibbutz where he grew up, after a long absence.


Neighborhood

Neighborhood

A bench in a modest neighborhood is the daily meeting place of four women, observing a world changing in front of their eyes, a world which they are not part of.

Praise the Lard

Praise the Lard

The story of how the biggest taboo in the Jewish religion ended up becoming a symbol of freedom for the “new Jew” in the Land of Israel.


The Rebellious Son

The Rebellious Son

Adocu-comedy with a hint of tragedy;a family story about one individual's attemptto find his own path and independence,even when those around him think differently.

God Forbid

God Forbid

a rare glimpse into an isolated and unique world of Ultra Orthodox Jews in Israel


With a Pledge

With a Pledge

In a Jewish Moroccan village in the 40's, Simone and her best friend Hannah vows to wed their children.

The Wandering Samaritan

The Wandering Samaritan

Gadi Tzdaka is a rebellious descendant of the ancient Samaritan nation. The film portrays Gadi as a person straddling the fence between Israel and Palestine and between east and west.


Numbered

Numbered

Auschwitz prisoners, were tattooed with serial numbers.NUMBERED is an explosive, highly visual, and emotionally cinematic journey, guided by testimonies and portraits of these survivors

Doubtful

Doubtful

A story about a detached man who aspires to save delinquent youth through art and thoughtful teenagers who do not want to be saved.


Across the River

Across the River

One mans plight to save his community from AIDS.

White Night

White Night

The illegal night journey of Palestinian women into Israel.On these nightly journeys they share with each other their lives, pain, hopes and dreams.


1 Building and 40 People Dancing

1 Building and 40 People Dancing

Who are the people living in the public housing building across from the municipal music hall?

Unrecognized

Unrecognized

This film is based on stories told by Bedouins who live in unrecognized villages. And is meant to be a small source of light in the Bedouins struggle for recognition and civil equality.


H I Jew Positive

H I Jew Positive

Yurek, a young Polish student has just found out he is Jewish, "I've got it…I am H. I. Jew Positive". This is a film about 15 years in the life of 4 New Jews in Poland.

HAREDIM - Gevald!

HAREDIM - Gevald!

Israel as viewed by a member of radical Orthodox Jewish sects, one that does not recognize the State of Israel


Rock in the Red Zone

Rock in the Red Zone

It’s one thing to leave your comfort zone; it’s another to enter a red zone. Filmmaker Laura Bialis crosses the line between observer and participant in a tale of music and romance on the frontlines of a never-ending war.

A Tale of a Woman and a Robe

A Tale of a Woman and a Robe

In Judaism, women converts, are required to immerse themselves in the Mikveh in the presence of three rabbinical judges, while wearing nothing but a robe.


Queen of Jerusalem

Queen of Jerusalem

When I was a little boy I thought my mother was a queen. She had a dazzling smile, a cold glance, and a commanding tone of voice that told me she was a queen.

Night Shift

Night Shift

One neighborhood, one cop, one night. The story of Israel's toughest neighborhood through one night with the local cop.