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Hanan Porat: Settled in Faith

Hanan Porat: Settled in Faith

Hanan Porat, leader and symbol of the settler movement, diagnosed with cancer, goes on a journey through the key stations in his life.

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.


I Declare Allegiance

I Declare Allegiance

Born to Ultra-Orthodox parents, Yossi makes a very un-orthodox choice. He joins the Israeli Army.

Torn

Torn

Can one be a Catholic priest and an Observant Jew at the same time? Jacob is unable to renounce either, and therefore is rejected by both religions. Now he is required to choose.


Yoel, Israel & Pashkavils

Yoel, Israel & Pashkavils

The pashkavil, a protest poster pasted on walls, is the ultra-orthodox medium that takes the place of television, radio and internet.

Happy Purim

Happy Purim

Purim, the happiest day in the Jewish calendar. The celebrations are intense and high energy and balanced by other more serious aspects of Purim - giving cash to those in need.


God's Neighbors

God's Neighbors

Rules must be followed. For the “supervisors” of a Bat Yam neighborhood in Israel, this means ensuring that women are dressed appropriately, that people respect Shabbat, and that Arabs from Jaffa don’t enter the neighborhood.

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.


Lady of the Court

Lady of the Court

Rivka Paluch an Ultra Orthodox woman was a special advisor to Prime Minister Sharon on Religious political parties. Now she trys to return to politics, this time in the US, while searching for a match for her marriageable daughter.

Vice Versa

Vice Versa

An innocent relationship between a religious Yeshiva scholar and an 18 year old cancer patient, turns into an intimate and passionate love story.


Barren

Barren

Naomi, a young and married ultra-Orthodox Jewish woman is expected to fulfill her life's purpose and become a mother. But her true wishes go against the grain of traditional society.

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.


As Yesterday

As Yesterday

Ofra finds a collection of love letters and old movies that lead her into a journey to find her love.

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.


Probation Time

Probation Time

Fragile family ties are put to the test when the director's adopted sister returns from jail.

A Place of Her Own

A Place of Her Own

The incredible story of Reut, a young Jewish homeless girl, struggling to return her first born son, adopted by a Jewish settler family, to the Arab village in which she lives.


Wasserman - The Rain Man

Wasserman - The Rain Man

Seventy-three-year-old Wasserman swore never to pray again. A dire situation forces Wasserman to reconsider.

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.


Yorzeit

Yorzeit

In the ruined cemetery in Poland, there is a grave of a righteous Rabbi forgotten by everyone except one follower, Israeli Meir Moszkowicz who who devotes his efforts in reviving the rabbi's legacy.

In Between

In Between

A married couple struggles when husband, Amit, turns ultra-orthodox and wife, Dana, stays secular.Will their love be able to overcome the growing gaps between them?