Germany’s torturous postwar reckoning and reconciliation, and eventual transformation, are examined through a series of incisive dialogues with everyday citizens, who offer an eye opening cross-section of generational attitudes on today’s Germany.
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.
Despite being Arab-Israeli in a mostly Jewish society, and constrained by societal norms, three independent Palestinian gal pals choose to live on their own terms, in this taboo-breaking dramedy, a highly engaging story of friendship and female power.
The violent history of the Jewish Defense League, ever controversial for espousing aggression against threats of anti-Semitism, is told through the eyes of its current leader, in this unsettling exposé into political extremism and vigilante justice.
An eight-year collaboration between filmmaker Tomer Heymann and his complex subject Ohad Naharin, led to this exuberant feast for the senses, which illuminates the creative process of a bold Israeli choreographer known as a prickly taskmaster and charismatic genius, but hailed as an icon of modern dance. Documentary Audience Award winner at the SXSW Film Festival.
In this riotous paean to the chaotic early days of live television, directed by actor Richard Benjamin, Peter O’Toole gives a flamboyant Oscar nominated performance as a booze-loving, womanizing Hollywood movie star, cut down to size by the small screen. An outstanding supporting cast rounds out this comedy classic.
An Israeli couple tries for normalcy after their son’s death in this critically acclaimed, quirky tragi-comedy, in which both parents experience their own epiphanies about the absurdity of life after a death. Nominated for 7 Israeli Academy Awards, and winner of 8 Jerusalem Film Festival awards.
In this gritty, visceral thriller, a morally conflicted nightclub bouncer dreams of becoming a father, as he faces a moral dilemma and tries to break free from a life of violent crime in the Israeli underworld. Nominated for 12 Israeli Academy Awards.