A devout, middle-aged Hasid must return to his younger rock star days in order to pay for his daughter’s expensive medical bills, in Joseph Madmony and Boaz Yehonatan Yacov’s rousing and affecting story of faith, love, and making peace with the past.
A man and a woman meet each other in a hotel suite for a day full of fantasy, they are celebrating their 10th wedding anniversary and this is their routine celebration. But this year is different...
Python is a stranger in the home town of his future wife Janet. As a wedding gift from the bride's grandfather, he receives a piece of land. While preparing the land for house construction, Python finds hidden bones of human bodies.
Avi, Kobi and Yaniv live in Bat-Yam, a suburb city close to Jaffa. They follow Breslev stream and want to enforce their neighbors to become religious, without hesitating to be violent in the name of god.
Everyone wants to gain entry to Israeli society by serving in the IDF. For some reason, instead of team spirit and cooperation, members of the platoon would rather succeed at one another’s expense.
Amos is a mental health worker, widower, and father to Yurik, a mentally disabled teenager. One day, while visiting one of his patients, Amos discovers Bena, an illegal Thai immigrant. Instead of turning her in, though, he brings her home to care for Yurik.
Vasermil tells the story of three teenagers who live in a tough neighbourhood, growing up in an unforgiving environment, pinning their hopes on football as a way out. Shlomi, a pizza delivery boy, Adiel, of Ethiopian descent and Dima, a new immigrant from Russia.
Live and Become
1984. Thousands of Africans from 26 different countries are struck by famine and flee to the camps in Soudan. Israel and the United States take the initiative of a vast action (The Moses Operation), which will bring thousands of Ethiopian Jews (Falashas) into Israel.
Michal, a 30 year old Israeli woman, works in her father’s office in Tel Aviv, which provides accounting services to important religious institutions. Michale has been cheating on her husband for months. Her life is split between her child, her husband, her work and her lover.
Eighteen year old Shlomi Hezi, star player of a third league soccer team from a small town has big dreams. He wants to leave his hometown and play for the champs, for Maccabi Tel-Aviv soccer team.
Made In Israel
Egon Shultz, the last Nazi war criminal, is extradited to Israel from Syria in the framework of the peace agreements between the two countries. Shultz is to be tried in Jerusalem for the transport of Jews from all parts of Europe. Danny Hoffman, a wealthy businessman, places a $2 million bounty on Shultz head.
A family of Holocaust survivors and their second generation children use white lies reflecting pain, humor, love and compassion to protect them.
A young theatre director, [Sharon Alexander] suffering a psychological crisis followed by a broken love affair and the failure of his first play, returns to Israel after many years in Paris.
A small circus from Eastern Europe came to the Holy Land, where every hardship in the world landed on its tattered tent: soaring debts, sick animals and runaway clowns. The circus owners have a hard time finding an audience or a place to raise their magnificent tent. This is the point where the story and the huge circus begins.
The year is 1999 and the storyline is actually a number of sub-plots all revolving around the 13-year old Clara, a girl that can predict the future and has telekinetic powers.
It's a story of Spinoza, his six neighbors, two spies and a washing machine, all desperately in pursuit of Man’s Eternal Happiness.
This filmic fantasy takes place in 17th century Holland and in 20th century Israel. The stories of Spinoza and his six neighbors combine togther based on events in Spinoza’s life.
Dreams of Innocence
The film follows the adventures of a young girl and her brother as they travel to Tel Aviv to find their kidnapped dog. Margalit, a 10-year old, and her 13-year old brother Benjamin live in a poor country village in Israel. Their shady father recently left for Africa right before Benjamin's bar mitzvah.
Over The Ocean
When Morris, a fellow survivor of the Nazi concentration camps, comes to visit him in Israel in 1962, Menachem is of course glad to see him. Morris' tales about nearly limitless prosperity and opportunity in Canada intrigue him also, since he is deeply worried about the future of his family in war-ridden Israel.
“Stalin’s Disciples was a phrase used to describe a generation of people living on Israeli kibbutzes in the 1950’s who saw the Soviet Union as the savior of humanity. Their popular slogan was: “Mother Russia, Father Stalin”. The three main characters in the film wear...
Good Morning Son
Realistic Drama. Omri, a young soldier, was injured in a military operation. His loving family and loyal friends are fighting to bring him back to life. They all go through emotional, funny and human moments which connect them to Omri and to each other.
After wandering across Europe, Daniel comes home to a small city somewhere in Israel.
He is back to see Lila, the woman of his life. Lila has been bedridden for more than three years now…
Joshua, an 80 years old Holocaust survivor, discovers one morning, that a cellular antenna was installed on the roof of his house.
He goes to war against his neighbor who installed the cellular antenna.
That Lovely Girl
Moshe and Tami are a couple, Moshe is in his fifties and Tami is in her early twenties. They live together in a cruel and violent relationship, from which Tami seems unable to set herself free. Tami and Moshe are father and daughter.
A Strange Course of Events
Forty-something Saul is a melancholic dreamer, with a tendency to run whenever things go wrong. He returns to Haifa one day for a reckoning with the father he has not seen in 5 years.
Dissolution combines an almost surreal fairy-tale energy with brutal black and white realism to explore the condition of violence which permeates contemporary Israeli society.
Seven Minutes in Heaven
Galia, a young woman from Jerusalem and her boyfriend, Oren, board a local Jerusalem bus. The bus explodes, leaving Galia with severe burns and memory loss; she lacks memory of the day of the terrorist attack and the days leading up to it. The film begins one year after the attack, upon Oren's death.
Jerusalem of our days, a religious neighborhood bordering between a Hasidic zone and a non religious area . Menachem Frenkel age 16would like to be independent, leave his family and explore new experiences in life, spend more time with his friends and girls his age.
She's Got It
The film tells the story of three young women that decide to make a " double sting ", put their hands on the rubbed money in order to help re-open the sowing workshop they used to work at.
Or (My Treasure)
Ruthie and Or, a mother and her daughter, live in a small Tel Aviv flat. Ruthie has been a prostitute for the last twenty years. Or has tried many times to have her quit working the street, but without success.
Gift from Above
A film about women and diamonds which determine the fate of the men who desire them. A group of airport porters are planning on stealing two sacks of rough diamonds. The diamonds arrive on schedule on commercial flights to the airport.
A Five Minutes Walk
A five minutes walk and 24 hours stand between Tel Aviv police detective Amir Samo and redemption – if he can only finish the day with Tziki, a drug dealer and pimp behind bars. Just a few hours before he can close the case and become a hero, someone begins to pull the strings.
The Investigation Must Go On
The story involves police investigator Micha Stein and former singer Shalom Shalom. Stein is a hard working ambitious officer trying to prove himself and his abilities. He receives information that Shalom is behind a recent robbery and apprehends him for further investigation...
The story of Russian immigrants who land in the brave new world of TLV, Israel during the time of the Gulf War. As scud missiles fly overhead, and an entire country locks itself into airtight rooms, Yana and her friends wrestle with the problems of immigrants everywhere: language, culture, money, jobs and love.
No Name on The Doors
Takes place in the 1990’s, an era in which the kibbutz has adopted capitalist Western values and has lost its socialist human values which were at the root of its establishment. The crumbling of the kibbutz is expressed through five stories, that occur simultaneously.
There Was No War In ‘72
Fourteen year old Yoni is expelled from school. His violent, domineering father decides to educate his son by sending him out to work, while his mother searches for a school that will accept him. The deeply rooted conflict between mother and father escalates and undermines the family framework.
The Flying Camel
A Jewish professor, an Arab trash collector and a novice Catholic nun find themselves together in a junk yard , which provides an upbeat message as it explores ethnocentrism and religious conflict in Israel. Professor Bauman, is interested in the furniture and architecture of Bauhaus. He lives in a run-down house in a junkyard.
A modern romance and ancient love story are intertwined, filmed on location in Israel and Spain.
Laura Adler's Last Love Affair
It is surprising to learn that Yiddish live theater still exists even in Israel. In the story, the formerly lively theatrical form is barely sustained by a few aging aficionados of the form, along with the support of its loyal but chronologically challenged (aging) audiences...
The story of a complicated relationship between an aging father and his special-needs son whom he abandoned while he was a child. Reuben's kidney's are failing and his son Gadi wants to donate one of his own kidney's...
Madam Yankelova's Fine Literature Club
What is going on behind the closed doors of the women-only secret club?
The first rule is that love is prohibited.
When Sophie falls in love with a mysterious man, she must choose between her last chance for true love to her loyalty to the club.
This is a story of fatherhood.
Ovadia is the strongest and most violent doorman of Tel Aviv night clubs.
He has no fear of anything and he never lost a fight. His biggest dream is to become a father, he and his wife Rachel are trying to get pregnant for almost five years.
Twenty years old Mali lives with her Family in Jaffa where they own a garage. Mali, her father and brother work there. Hassan and his son Tauffik work in the garage for many years. The relationship between the two families' seams allegedly good but underneath the surface lives different feeling: racism, hatred, jealousy…
Itzhak Zrubavel is a boy who dreams of becoming a director of successful films; he aspires to be the future Spike Lee of Israel. Itzhak goes around his neighborhood, filming everyone and everything. From Itzhak's point of view, his neighborhood and family's stories are revealed on screen.
When Yaara meets Arie, her father’s boyhood friend, she is immediately drawn to his unflinching and assured presence. It is not long before she forsakes her well-meaning husband for the powerful mysterious older man.
Close To Home
Smadar and Mirit, both 18 years old, are assigned to patrol the streets of Jerusalem together, as part of their military service. They are assigned to detain any Palestinian passersby, check their papers, and register their details in special forms.
A Group Portrait with a Woman
The uniqueness of the movie entails a combination of documentary segments of the real character confronting the director’s friends (all her age). The situation reaches its climax when the real character discloses herself to the viewers.
Yasha and Lily, want Zaza, their 32 year old son married. Being of Georgian origins this means that she must be a young bride. Each night they set out to check the potential brides. Nevertheless, at the critical point he manages to ruins it.
Wisdom Of The Pretzel
Golan, an almost 30 year-old guy from Tel-Aviv, was supposed to be a married CEO. Instead, he resists growing up and attempts to live life and searches for the love of his life. The only problem is, that for him, choosing a girl is like trying to choose one ice cream flavor from a variety of flavors.
A story about three small fry crooks’ with big time plans, and one dreamy girl, peaches sweet, who loves her boyfriend all the way to the moon and the stars.
Nathan Ilgoyev, a middle aged Russian immigrant, has been living in Israel with his wife and son for the last 30 years. Throughout the years, Nathan has always suspected that his wife had been unfaithful to him...
Dogs Are Color Blind
Once upon a time, one night in down Tel Aviv. Tsiki and Naomi a yuppie couple, come home to find that their house has been broken into. They Have been cleaned. This does not prevent Tsiki from setting out to watch a football match with his mates, While Naomi sets out to the local police station to file a complaint…
Max and Morris
Max and Morris, best friends and big losers, spend most of their time in "Mordoch`s Restaurant", dreaming of hitting the big-score.
They need cash quickly to repay loan borrowed from "The Sleaze", and for Bella's ( Morris` fiancé) Rock star career launch.
will they make the big-score?
An American basketball player joins the "Ashdod Basketball" team, so that the team will have the chance to go up the higher league.
In one of the games the American player meets with a sports journalist, which is a very big fan of the team. Although their deferent backgrounds they become good friends.
Mirian was a young Jewish girl form Tel Aviv. George was an Arab from Jaffa.
They met by accident at a British border post and fell in love at first sight.
But there were a few problems that they couldn't control. Problems that would only get worse…In 1948, the British were pulling out of Palestine.