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Children

If Man Could Fly

If Man Could Fly

13-year-old Matan lives in a boarding school. “When somebody has wings, he doesn’t need anything, not money, not even a car, he’s comfortable wherever he goes”, says 32-year-old Misha.Together they forge a deep bond based on their mutual love of pigeons.

Photonovela

Photonovela

A painful drama behind seemingly happy smiles of old photos.


The Heart that Sings

The Heart that Sings

A young Holocaust survivor spends a 1950s summer as the music director at a camp in the Catskills Mountains of New York. The campers take advantage of her broken spirit, but eventually they transform each other in a magnificent way.

White Balance

White Balance

Itamar, a twelve-year-old boy, is desperate to maintain his passion for ice-skating despite his gradual loss of hearing.


Waiting for Sunrise

Waiting for Sunrise

A deep and sensitive look into the story of a boy who insists to follow the wishes of his heart as he grows up and tries to develop his sexual identity.

Eli & Ben

Eli & Ben

12-years-old Eli`s world is turned upside down when his father, the City Architect, is charged with taking bribes.


Dolphin Boy

Dolphin Boy

A story of a young Arab-Israeli who due to a post traumatic stress changes his identity and forgets his past. He recovers thanks to a special relationship that he develops with dolphins in the Red Sea.

Yedidiah`s Collection

Yedidiah`s Collection

Ten-year-old Yedidiah`s collection is no ordinary collection. He collects spent mortar shells and lighting parachutes, all evidence of the complicated reality of life he is facing.


Dancing in Jaffa

Dancing in Jaffa

Renowned ballroom dancer Pierre Dulaine applies his belief that dance can overcome political and cultural differences to Jewish and Palestinian Israelis children. Over the course of a 4 month program he achieves a magical transformation.

Meltdown

Meltdown

12 years old Vika dreams of ice skating in the national Russian team. Whem rejected for being a Jew, she immigrates to Israel, to a tiny village, with no ice.


Foreign Letters

Foreign Letters

Two immigrant girls, from Israel and Vietnam, rely on each other to learn about life in America.

World Class Kids

World Class Kids

With poignant intuition and uninhibited directness, unique to second graders they point out basic conflicts in Israeli society, and deal with a turbulent school year.


A Tale of Slander

A Tale of Slander

Two Hassidic Jews arrive at an unknown town and seek out a Kosher guest house, where one of them gets mixed up in a tangle of gossip, and then redeems himself in quiet an original way.

Last Day

Last Day

A family of four spends its last day in the USSR before immigrating to Israel.


By Summer's End

By Summer's End

7 year old Maya has yet to learn how to read, her teacher wants to hold her back. Michal, her mother rises to the occasion and vows that by the end of the summer Maya will read, but this summer is full of surprises for the family

A Jewish Girl in Shanghai

A Jewish Girl in Shanghai

Shanghai, 1939. A sad violin tune plays throughout the city. Little Rina and her younger brother Mishalli have fled to Shanghai from Europe, waiting to be reunited with their parents.


The Fire Dragon

The Fire Dragon

The unbelievable, one year long, journey of the Herman family across Asia. They travel 25,000 miles on an adventurous trip, in an old fire engine.

Weitzman Street Number 10

Weitzman Street Number 10

Russian Jewish family immigrates to Israel; even stranger than the air raid is the behavior of their new fellow countrymen.


My Australia

My Australia

Poland, mid 60's. Tadek, 10 years old, is a member of a Neo Nazi gang. When his mother finds out, she has no choice but to act. She is a Jew.Winner-Audience Award, Jerusalem IFF

Land of Genesis

Land of Genesis

Discover Israel’s nature and wildlife; far from the news reels and different from anything you imagined. Located at the meeting point of three continents, Israel hosts five distinctive climatic zones creating a rich and diverse world of plants and animals