Tag: Israel

Incitement (2019) 7.1

Incitement (2019)

A psychological thriller, INCITEMENT follows the year leading to the assassination of Israel's Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, from the point of view of the assassin. The film details, for the first time, the forces that a...

Salt of This Sea (2008) 6.9

Salt of This Sea (2008)

Soraya, born in Brooklyn in a working class community of Palestinian refugees, discovers that her grandfather's savings were frozen in a bank account in Jaffa when he was exiled in 1948. Direct, stubborn, and determined ...

Killing Gaza (2018) 8.7

Killing Gaza (2018)

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Take It with You (2012) 7.6

Take It with You (2012)

In April 2009, Bryce Lemon and his sister Alyssa departed on what they hoped would be a spiritual journey around the world. But what they found was more human and real. From the Maleku Indians and Ancient Egyptians to th...

Black Jack (1968) 6.2

Black Jack (1968)

Following the robbery of a bank in the Wild West a gang gathers around Jack Murphy, their leader. Things go awry when Skinner, Reb, Mathias and the brothers, Bill and Gordon, realize Jack will divide the loot for his own...

Footnote (2011) 7.1

Footnote (2011)

The story of a great rivalry between a father and son, both eccentric professors in the Talmud department of Hebrew University in Jerusalem. The son has an addictive dependency on the embrace and accolades that the estab...

Minotaur (1997) 4.3

Minotaur (1997)

Alex Abramov is Mossad secret agent looking after some bad guys. He falls in love with young music student Thea, but can not reveal himself and sends her gifts secretly. Thea first thinks that it must be another student,...

The Covenant (2013) 5.5

The Covenant (2013)

Experience the pain of Egyptian slavery through the eyes of Moses' mother as she sets down her baby in to the Nile, the loyalty of Ruth as she pledges herself to Naomi and her God, and the turmoil of the Jews in Babyloni...

Waltz with Bashir-2008 8

Waltz with Bashir-2008

One night at a bar, an old friend tells director Ari about a recurring nightmare in which he is chased by 26 vicious dogs. Every night, the same number of beasts. The two men conclude that there's a connection to their I...

Gett-2014 7.7

Gett-2014

In Israel there is neither civil marriage nor civil divorce. Only rabbis can legitimize a marriage or its dissolution. But this dissolution is only possible with full consent from the husband, who in the end has more pow...

The Solomon Treasures-2008 6.7

The Solomon Treasures-2008

Investigation into the controversial history of three extraordinary biblical artifacts discovered in the Holy Land. Are they genuine or fake?::Robert Eagle...

Call for Dreams-2018 6.7

Call for Dreams-2018

In a rain drenched Tokyo, from a high rise apartment, Eko complicates her life by publishing a 'Call For Dreams' ad in the newspaper. With her scooter she visits strangers who leave descriptions of dreams on her analogue...

My Italian Secret: The Forgotten Heroes-2014 7.3

My Italian Secret: The Forgotten Heroes-2014

MY ITALIAN SECRET tells a heroic story that was all but lost to history, until now. The film recounts how WWII bicycling idol Gino Bartali, physician Giovanni Borromeo and other Italians worked with Jewish leaders and hi...

It Must Be Heaven-2019 7.1

It Must Be Heaven-2019

Filmmaker Elia Suleiman travels to different cities and finds unexpected parallels to his homeland of Palestine....

Made in Auschwitz: The Untold Story of Block 10-2019 7

Made in Auschwitz: The Untold Story of Block 10-2019

This chilling documentary uses intimate survivor testimonies, archival footage and legal records to tell the story of the over 400 young women who underwent medical experimentation in Auschwitz under Carl Clauberg, an en...

Itzhak-2017 7.3

Itzhak-2017

A look at the life, work and religious heritage of violinist Itzhak Perlman....

Knock Knock-2015 4.9

Knock Knock-2015

When a devoted husband and father is left home alone for the weekend, two stranded young women unexpectedly knock on his door for help. What starts out as a kind gesture results in a dangerous seduction and a deadly game...

The Assent-2019 3.8

The Assent-2019

After a series of disturbing supernatural events in his home, Joel, a young single father, comes to suspect that his young son may be possessed....

Web Junkie-2013 6.4

Web Junkie-2013

The Chinese government is the first to classify internet addiction as a clinical disorder. 'Web Junkie' identifies internet addiction and focuses on the treatment used in Chinese rehabilitation centres. The film delves i...

Snails in the Rain-2013 6.3

Snails in the Rain-2013

Tel Aviv, Summer 1989. Boaz, a beautiful and alluring linguistics student, receives anonymous, male-written, love letters that undermines his sexual identity and interfere with his peaceful life with his beloved girlfrie...

Fractures-2018 7.2

Fractures-2018

Oded, a renowned professor and scientific researcher, is on his way to receiveing a prestigious award, accompanied by his wife Merav. A call comes in from the police, asking him to stop by to answer a few questions. In a...

Brave Miss World-2013 7.1

Brave Miss World-2013

Israeli beauty queen Linor Abargil was abducted and raped in Milan, Italy two months before being crowned Miss World in 1998. Ten years later, she's ready to talk about it, and to encourage others to speak out. Now a glo...

Disturbing the Peace-2016 7.5

Disturbing the Peace-2016

In a world torn by conflict -in a place where the idea of peace has been abandoned-an energy of determined optimism emerges. When someone is willing to disturb the status quo and stand for the dream of a free and secure ...

Paradise Now-2005 7.4

Paradise Now-2005

Palestinians Said and Khaled, now in young adulthood, have been lifelong friends living in Nablus in the West Bank. They have both had what they consider a difficult life, now working side-by-side in unfulfilling jobs as...

Hanna K.-1983 6.3

Hanna K.-1983

Hanna Kaufman is a Jewish-American, who moved to Israel and now works as a defense lawyer there. Her troubles start when she's court-appointed to defend Palestinian Salim Bakri, who's been arrested and charged by the mil...

Peace After Marriage-2013 6.5

Peace After Marriage-2013

A sexually frustrated Palestinian-American agrees to marry an Israeli woman for a Green Card, triggering a war at home with his parents, who will stop at nothing to divorce him from his new wife.::Anonymous...

A Film Unfinished-2010 7.4

A Film Unfinished-2010

Yael Hersonski's powerful documentary achieves a remarkable feat through its penetrating look at another film-the now-infamous Nazi-produced film about the Warsaw Ghetto. Discovered after the war, the unfinished work, wi...

Big Bad Wolves-2013 6.8

Big Bad Wolves-2013

A series of brutal murders puts the lives of three men on a collision course: The father of the latest victim now out for revenge, a vigilante police detective operating outside the boundaries of law, and the main suspec...

There Is Many Like Us-2015 6.6

There Is Many Like Us-2015

In 1943, Max Fronenberg spent one year digging a secret underground tunnel to escape out of a prison camp in Warsaw, Poland during the Holocaust while saving fifteen other prisoners in the process and forced to leave beh...

Jonathan Agassi Saved My Life-2018 7

Jonathan Agassi Saved My Life-2018

Jonathan Agassi, one of the world's most successful gay porn stars, splits his time between Berlin and Israel. Agassi built his fame and success on what is considered a global taboo, but in fact pleases millions. A rare ...

The Secrets-2007 7

The Secrets-2007

In The Secrets, two brilliant young women discover their own voices in a repressive orthodox culture where females are forbidden to sing, let alone speak out. Naomi, the studious, devoutly religious daughter of a promine...

Bobbi Jene-2017 6.3

Bobbi Jene-2017

The story of Bobbi Jene Smith, a longtime dancer in Israeli choreographer Ohad Naharin's Batsheva Dance Group, who is prepared to sacrifice everything for her art and stand up to anyone who does not understand or questio...

Every Time We Say Goodbye-1986 5.9

Every Time We Say Goodbye-1986

An American flyer who joined the RAF before his country was in the war is recovering from a leg injury in Jerusalem. Through an English friend he meets a quiet Jewish girl whose close-knit family originally came from Spa...

Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World-2011 5.9

Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World-2011

In our post-9/11 world, a greater understanding across cultures is more important than ever before, yet the purpose of this program is not simply to provide political or historical context. Rather it is to explore and ce...

Cupcakes-2013 6

Cupcakes-2013

When a group of best friends in Tel Aviv gather to watch 'UniverSong', they are less than impressed by the official Israeli entry. Believing that they can do better, they spontaneously create and record their own song on...

The Village of Peace-2014 7.5

The Village of Peace-2014

The Village of Peace reveals the untold story of the African Hebrew Israelites, an incredible group originally from Chicago, now thriving in the Israeli desert. The stories and perspectives of four Village members are wo...

Bickels: Socialism-2017 5

Bickels: Socialism-2017

A tour of 23 buildings located in Israel designed by Kibbutz architect Samuel Bickels. The majority of public spaces are directed towards the needs of different kibuttzim, constructed between 1942 and 1973, representing ...

Tel Aviv on Fire-2018 6.9

Tel Aviv on Fire-2018

Salam, an inexperienced young Palestinian man, becomes a writer on a popular soap opera after a chance meeting with an Israeli soldier. His creative career is on the rise - until the soldier and the show's financial back...

Patterns of Evidence: Exodus-2014 7.2

Patterns of Evidence: Exodus-2014

What is the validity of history found in the Bible? Is it fact or fiction? What does the hard evidence really have to say about the foundational story of the Old Testament: the Exodus out of Egypt? An in-depth investigat...

Spider in the Web-2019 -

Spider in the Web-2019

A young operative is sent on a mission to follow an older agent who's behavior has come into question....