Israeli Mosaic

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  1. Wandering Eyes

    Wandering Eyes

    doc, 55 min, 2010

    Directed by: Ofir Trainin
    Produced by: Shahar Ben-Hur
    Sponsored by: Keshet Channel 2 Israel & the New Israeli Foundation for Cinema and Television

     The musical and soul-searching journey of a musician, who is also a former orthodox Jew, and who was recently diagnosed with manic depression

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  2. Daddy's Girls

    Daddy's Girls

    Doc 56 min, 2010, Dig, Color

    Directed by: Lily Sheffy
    Produced by: David Noy & Yoram Ivry - Cinemax Productions
    Language: Hebrew & English, English subtitles
    Sponsored by: Channel 10, Israel

    He is a man who maneuvers precariously between three homes, three women and two children. When his daughter finds out how he lives, she decides to embark on a journey and decipher, for the first time in her life, who her father really is.

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  3. These Are My Names

    These Are My Names

    Doc 30 min, 2010

    Written and directed by: Ruth Mason
    Produced by: Ruth Mason
    Language: Hebrew with English subtitles


    Every name tells a story and Ethiopian Jews' multiple names reflect the richness, wisdom and beauty of their culture.

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  4. The Underground in the Tunnel of Time

    The Underground in the Tunnel of Time

    Doc, 80 min, 2010

    Written & Directed by: Benjamin Ohry
    Produced by: S.Y. Production – Yehuda Bitton
    Sponsored by: IBA-Channel 1 & Rabinowitz Foundation - Cinema Project
    Languages: Hebrew & English with English subtitles

    A story of personal strength and national dignity, this new documentary film reveals one of the best-kept secrets of the British Mandate. The Etzel and Lehi were pre-State militant groups who waged an armed struggle against the British – this is a story of courage and conviction.

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  5. Tarab


    Doc 78 min, miniDV color, 2009

    Directed by: Boris Maftsir
    Produced by: Zvi Shefy
    Language: Hebrew with English subtitles

    The Journey of author Eli Amir and Filmmaker Boris Mafstir in search of identity and memory. Boris Maftsir sets out to trace the memories and personal identity of his friend Eli, and in the process encounters his own buried memories from the distant past in the Former Soviet Union.

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  6. Ida's Dance Club

    Ida's Dance Club

    Doc, 59 Min, 2009, Color

    Written and Directed by: Dalit Kimor
    Produced by: Yael Shavit & Dalit Kimor – Anu Banu Productions
    Language: Hebrew, Russian & English with English or French Subtitles

    A ballroom dancing competition where all the competitors are way past retirement age - but that doesn’t stop them from dancing and singing, falling in love and being disappointed.

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  7. Hothouse


    Doc, 52 Min, color, 2009

    Written & Directed by: Idit Gan-Zvi
    Produced by: Moshe Alafi- Alafim Productions
    Language: Hebrew with English subtitles

    The disengagement of Israel from Gaza in 2005 is the background for the story of one women's determination in the face of hardship.  HOTHOUSE chronicles one strong woman who struggles to keep her family, her marriage
    and above all - her hothouse working and flourishing.

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  8. I had a dream

    I had a dream

    Doc, 52 Min, MiniDV, color, 2009

    Directed by: Tezeta Germay
    Produced by: Micha Shagrir, Tapuz Communication Ltd
    Language: Hebrew,Amaharic, English subtitles

    As a young boy, born into a closed and isolated community in Ethiopia, far from the centers of the Jewish world, Yona Bugale was brought to Europe, where he discovered his common heritage with the Jewish people. Though he himself did not live to see the realization of his dream and life’s work, he worked ceaselessly as a teacher and community leader, in order to prevent the possible destruction of Ethiopian Jewry.

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  9. Achziv


    Doc, 55 Min, MiniDV, color, 2009

    Written and Directed by: Etty Wieseltier
    Produced by: Etty Wieseltier & Aaron Goldfinger
    Language: Hebrew with English Subtitles

    A unique experiment in politics and alternative lifestyles. The story of a bohemian enclave on the northern Israeli coast in the place where an Arab village once stood.

    A convergence of time and place.

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