United Kingdom

A.K.A. Nadia

About the Film 

An Israeli woman now living under false pretenses is haunted by her past in this powerful meditation on the personal and political nature of identity. Nominated for five Israeli Academy Awards.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
115 minutes

Alone in Berlin

About the Film 

Emma Thompson and Brendan Gleeson are an ordinary workingclass German couple who quietly and courageously wage a personal campaign of anti-Nazi resistance in this stylishly directed and affecting wartime drama, inspired by a true story of unlikely dissidents, adapted from Hans Fallada’s international bestseller.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
103 minutes

BANG! The Bert Berns Story

About the Film 

The story of the maverick of crossover ‘60s rock and soul music that helped define an era, is filled with a rousing jukebox of classics like “Twist and Shout” and “Under the Boardwalk.”

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
95 minutes

The Chop

About the Film 

An offbeat comedy about an out-of-work kosher butcher who finagles a job at a halal meat shop. Winner of Audience Awards at the DC and Palm Springs shorts festivals.

 

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
17 minutes

Forever Pure

About the Film 

Tribalism meets sports in an ugly, troubled reality, when a secret deal to transfer Muslim players to an Israeli soccer team triggers a crisis of politics, money and race, in this fi rstrate cautionary tale of nationalism and demagoguery.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
86 minutes

The Green Park

About the Film 

The heyday of Jewish life in Britain is fondly recalled in this nostalgic window into a bygone era and the cultural roots of the AngloJewish community, and the holiday destination hotel on England’s southern coast, which epitomized the pinnacle of luxury and post-war assimilation.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
65 minutes

Keep Quiet

About the Film 

A notorious anti-Semite and fascist firebrand makes an astonishing transformation after learning he is Jewish, in this provocative examination of spiritual and ideological realignment, certain to spark sharp debate.

Genre 
Documentary
Running Time 
93 minutes

Mordechai

About the Film 

After years apart, identical twin brothers with very different lives are reunited at their father’s funeral, in this funny and touching fable of family and faith. 

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
14 minutes