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Immigration & Globalization

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.

Last Day

Last Day

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


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.

Ten Buildings Away

Ten Buildings Away

A four-storey building in the midst of a city. On the fourth floor reside two brothers, a mother and a father. A family who perhaps have never had the right to exist.


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.

Lullaby

Lullaby

I am accompanying my two mothers on their journeys in South Africa and embarking on a journey of my own,so that I can discover the meaning of motherhood.


Last Stop

Last Stop

Tel Aviv's Central Bus Station is a perplexing labyrinth frequented mostly by refugees, children of migrant workers and hard-scrabble Israelis. The portrait of the place mirrors the face of the country.

Two Legacies

Two Legacies

Before he dies, Rabbi Yosef Kapach hands his granddaughter Einat a bundle of pages which uncover the secret of the theological war that split the Yemnite Jewish community.


Into the North

Into the North

A coming-of-age story of young Czech Jewish refugees who were saved by Danish farmers during the WWII.

Hag Sameah (Happy Holidays)

Hag Sameah (Happy Holidays)

Magda and Yutka are two sisters who have emigrated from Hungary to Israel and now need to deal with their mixed identity.


Pinhas

Pinhas

A Nine year old boy, son of Russian immigrants, is becoming religious

The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev

The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev

A famous Tajik musical family, controlled by the charismatic, yet overbearing patriarch, Papa Alaev, who is starting to lose his grip on the 'family business', sending them on a rigid and unsure transition from Monarchy to Democracy.


Fragments

Fragments

A renewed encounter of the creator with a Jerusalem street, looking for his deceased mother’s memory through the veteran residents of the place, immigrants from the Soviet Union.

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.


There and Here

There and Here

The story of 3 ex-pilots and a navigator in the Israeli Air Force, who decide to come clean about their true identities as holocaust survivors.

Benzion Netanyahu- His Life and Legacy

Benzion Netanyahu- His Life and Legacy

A first glimpse into the life of Benzion Netanyahu, father of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as a Zionist, an intellectual and a world renowned historian.


Displaced: The Bad Boys of Exodus

Displaced: The Bad Boys of Exodus

The odyssey of the EXODUS 1947 through the eyes and recollections of Ike Ahranovitch, the captain of the boat

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.


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

Siberia

Siberia

The mayor of a small orthodox town, decides to locate a new building in "Siberia", the Russian immigrant neighborhood. Soon enough, he discovers that the immigrants misunderstood the purpose of the building.