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Movie Catalog

A Shabbos Mother

2005 Drama |
Director: 
Inbar Namdar
Three sisters who were raised in an Orthodox home —a radio broadcaster who is now secular, a modern orthodox woman in her ninth month of pregnancy, and an ultra-orthodox woman struggling to conceive...
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A Story about Rain

2013 Drama |
Director: 
Bracha Yaniger
In a world without rain, an artistic couple discovers that they have the power to create water. The man’s special powers challenge the couple’s relationship.
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A STREET ALLEGORY

2016 Experimental |
Director: 
Matan Pinkas
A psychological and emotional journey that takes place in the interiors and exteriors of the city of Jerusalem. The film's young protagonist searches for his inner voice while the world around him...
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A Visit to My Parents

2013 Documentary |
Director: 
Alon Rabinovich
An evil spirit descends on my small, warm family. My father became a religious Jew. My mother converted to Christianity. My sister is married to a non-Jew and my father rejects her and the family. I...
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A Walled Garden

2013 Documentary |
Director: 
Efrat Cohen
Efrat, a religious woman who grew up in the secular world, is married to a young rabbi and raising three small daughters. Curiosity draws her to the walled garden of the St. Clare monastery in...
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A Woman Laughed

2002 Experimental |
Director: 
The Biblical Sarah and Michal, both women who laughed, confront their infertility. One bears a child, the other remains barren. Three women directors bring to the screen a powerful and poetic female...
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A Woman's Voice

2003 Drama |
Director: 
Ayelet Estreicher
Tali, a student and substitute mother to her little brother, has an exceptionally beautiful voice, and a talent for performing. In the religious world however, singing in public by women is...
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A-Maiseh

2004 Drama |
Director: 
Yitzik Sverdlov
The warm relationship between Mendel, an elderly Holocaust survivor, and his Filipino caretaker, Jose, is tested when Jose does not have a work permit and the police begin searching the neighborhood...
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About Time

2009 Documentary |
Director: 
Ester Miriam Brandes
On the banks of the Yarkon River my grandparents say goodbye to Tel Aviv, which was their home for more than 70 years. They are moving to Jerusalem. During the measuring and the packing, the worrying...
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Addes

2005 Documentary |
Director: 
Avital Livneh-Levi
The renovations of a 100-year-old Jerusalem synagogue on the occasion of its upcoming centennial celebrations ignite a conflict over old and new, identity and obliteration of memory, the living and...
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