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Israel: A Home Movie

Israel: A Home Movie

A collections of 8mm home movies, hundreds film rolls from forgotten basements and attics, containing countless hours that tell the story of Israel from the beginning of the 20th century.

Cafe Noah

Cafe Noah

In 1948, many Jewish musicians arrived to Israel from Baghdad and Cairo -- the Arabic music they played, however, was not welcomed in their new homeland.


Shadow in Baghdad

Shadow in Baghdad

A thrilling cinematic journey to Baghdad in search of a missing father and a lost community.

Arab Labor - Season 2

Arab Labor - Season 2

Amjad Alian, an Arab-Israeli journalist, and his family and friends return for a second season of this funny, provocative, and popular Israeli sitcom.


Arab Labor- Season 3

Arab Labor- Season 3

Amjad attempts to become a part of the Israeli society. Attempts which are at times pathetic or outrageous, but always heart-warming and thought-provoking.

The Boys From Lebanon

The Boys From Lebanon

In May 2000, the South Lebanese Army collapsed and its members fled from Hezbollah fighters into Israel, their ally who had abandoned them. 700 families of SLA refugees are living in Israel today.


Rita Jahan Foruz

Rita Jahan Foruz

Rita Jahan Foruz, world famous singer, immigrated to Israel from Iran with her family as a young child. 40 years later, with enormous tension between Tehran and Jerusalem looming in the background, she records her first album in Farsi.

Rakasa

Rakasa

The film "Rakasa" describes the lives of three women, two Jewish and one Muslim, who have devoted their lives to belly dancing.


AKA Nadia

AKA Nadia

More than 20 years since Maya abandoned her previous identity, her past rears its head again. Through the unique story of its heroine, the film contemplates life in a society ridden by intolerance and xenophobia.

Barrier

Barrier

A vibrant musical comedy about the commander of a military barrier outside an Arab village at the edge of civilization.


18 Kilometers

18 Kilometers

24 hours in the lives of eleven people living in Sderot and Gaza, whose fates have been bound together by a day in Israel.

The Lesson

The Lesson

The story of an Arab woman fighting for her independence in a city where the drive for independence has become, for many, an unachieved dream.


Footsteps in the sand

Footsteps in the sand

David Chatuel lost his wife Tali and four daughters in a murderous terror attack.Tali was nine months in to her pregnancy,carrying a son. This is the story of a strong man that got back on his feet with the power of his faith.

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.


Warrior of Love

Warrior of Love

The incredible tale of a wandering circus and its adventures in the holy land.

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.


The Paths of our Fathers

The Paths of our Fathers

The unusual journey of a father and his two sons, who decide to make a pilgrimage from the north of Israel to Jerusalem`s Western Wall – in the midst of the Second Intafada.

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.


Two Eyes and a Mouth

Two Eyes and a Mouth

The director tells his own story of what it is like as a Bedouin man trying to become a filmmaker.

Ben-Gurion, Epilogue

Ben-Gurion, Epilogue

In the great depths of the archive, six hours of interview footage was discovered of one of modern history’s greatest leaders- David Ben-Gurion.