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The Mystery of Aris San

The Mystery of Aris San

The mysterious life of Aris San a Greek singer who became a star in Israel, fell in the grip of the New York mafia and disappeared in Budapest

Clockwork Doll

Clockwork Doll

The poetry of Dahlia Ravikovitch emerges from an extraordinary, personal and uniquely wonderful place. The film weaves her poetry and biography into an intricate story, trying to solve the riddle of her life.


Handa Handa 4

Handa Handa 4

According to the strict Bukhari tradition couples must marry after a brief acquaintance. But Ronen and Orit rebel against their families and refuse to get married. Their love is trapped between tradition and modernity.

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.


Thou Shalt Not Dance

Thou Shalt Not Dance

This illuminating documentary explores the obstacles faced by three Orthodox men who establish a dance school for religious males.

Voices from the Booth

Voices from the Booth

Advanced age new immigrants, doing security work in order to survive, insist on remaining creative. An optimistic note in the quasi-tragic destiny of these people.


Harmonia

Harmonia

A biblical adaptation to the story of Sarah, Abraham, Hagar, Yitzhak and Ismail from the book of Genesis, set in a world of a philharmonic orchestra in present Jerusalem.

The Ashkenazim

The Ashkenazim

Thought provoking, moving and funny – The Ashkenazim takes an intimate look at the role heritage plays in the multi-ethnic State of Israel.


The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev

The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev

The legendary Tajik-Israeli musical family is controlled by charismatic patriarch Papa Alaev. As he nears 80, he looses his grip on the family sending them on the bumpy road from monarchy to democracy.

Presenting Princess Shaw

Presenting Princess Shaw

An internet-assisted cross-continental collaboration between two very different musicians: Princess Shaw, a young black woman in the American South; and Israeli viral-video artist Kutiman.


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.

Death and the Maiden

Death and the Maiden

The Turbulent life story of young Jewish artist Charlotte Salomon. Who painted her life story in over 1000 paintings during World War II.


Fence Your Best

Fence Your Best

The Israeli fencing empire has flourished for decades thanks to its founder and legendary coach Haim Hatuel. Can he save the family empire from crashing before the Rio Olympic Games?

Three Mothers

Three Mothers

The Hakim sisters, Rose, Flora and Jasmine, were born in Alexandria in 1942. They are triplets. Their saga is one of powerful love and deadly deceit played out in three languages and across three generations.


Album 61

Album 61

Boris’s father has designated his son to become world chess champion. He’s devoted his life to Boris’s talent, while obsessively documenting the process.Can any child, given fine Soviet education, become a genius?

The Hebrew Super Hero

The Hebrew Super Hero

A cinematic journey into the world of Israeli comics, directed by Shaul Betser. The film explores the image of the Israeli hero and Israeli identity.


The Chaos Within

The Chaos Within

A journey through Kabbalah, heroin, chaos & redemption. Instead of becoming a Messiah as his mother wished, Yanai just wants to find home and love.

Sukkah City

Sukkah City

Sukkah City chronicles the architecture competition that explored the creative potential of the ancient Jewish sukkah and created an exhibition of 12 radically designed sukkahs in the heart of New York City.


Hope I'm in the Frame

Hope I'm in the Frame

Michal Bat-Adam is the first and only woman director in Israel to regularly create films since the 70s. The film intimately documents her and her husband director Moshe Mizrahi sharing the struggle to make films despite aging.

Fluchkes

Fluchkes

Five elderly women create a dance performance, sharing their thoughts and feelings.