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Elyokim

2003 Drama |
Director: 
Miri Bocker
Elyokim, who is ultra-orthodox and a brilliant talmudic student, is in love with Rachel, the daughter of his Rabbi. The social conventions which govern Elyokim's world means he will never be formally...
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Evacuation Order

2001 Drama |
Director: 
Shoshi Grinfeld
On a little hilltop in the Samarian hills, a pretty young settler lives alone in her caravan. A man and woman soldier are sent to inform her that the caravan is illegal and is being dismantled. The...
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Fair Fight

2012 Drama |
Director: 
Ortal Sharvit
Dog fights, a brother who gambles, debt, and violence threaten the life of a young boy and his dog trying to survive the harshness of working class poverty.
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Father (Bringing the Wind)

2013 Drama |
Director: 
Noam Keidar
Eyal returns home from a trip to India. While traveling he has made the decision to become religiously observant. Initially he delays revealing this to his family but soon he can no longer hide it...
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First Time Home

2004 Documentary |
Director: 
Elkie Hershberg
The personal diary of the director, Elkie, in the first year of her marriage. She and her husband, Avi, are from completely different home backgrounds. Elkie is the only child of a single mother who...
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Four Men Entered the Grove

1998 Documentary |
Director: 
Avigail Sperber
Four men, one experience and a fate already known. One cast a look and died, one looked and was hurt, one turned his back on his roots, and only one entered well and came out well. An experimental...
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Fragments of a Dream

1995 Documentary |
Director: 
Yakov Friedland
"Fragments of a Dream” is a futuristic drama about a religious family living in Judea-Samaria in a period when the fate of the settlements is uncertain. The film expresses the changes occurring in...
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Full of Life

2007 Drama |
Director: 
Tamar Ben-Baruch
Twelve-year-old Roni is sent by her mother to a weight-loss summer camp for fat children - the "Full of Life" camp. Roni, who is angry and rebellious, would normally find solace in the swimming pool...
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Getting Serious

2013 Drama |
Director: 
Matan Golomb
A Jerusalem romantic comedy about a moderately orthodox young man who, when he meets the girl of his dreams, pretends to be more religious than he is in order to impress her.
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Girl at Risk

2017 Drama |
Director: 
Raaya Vardi Tabul
19 year old Shira is doing her National Service at a high school. Annoyed that she has been given no serious responsibilities, she attempts to help a 14 year old student in crisis, and is forced to...
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National Service for Religious Girls

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