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About the Film: 

The trivial tasks of everyday life around Auschwitz stand in contrast to its past horrors in this ironic meditation on preservation of places of remembrance.

Genre: 
Documentary
Running Time: 
7 minutes

Aftermath

About the Film: 

A harrowing thriller based on a savage 1941 Jewish massacre and cover-up of at the hands of Catholic Poles. Nominated for seven Polish Academy Awards.

Genre: 
Narrative
Running Time: 
107 minutes

The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz

About the Film: 

Richard Dreyfuss gives a breakout performance as a brash Jewish hustler and perennial underdog seeking to emerge from the ghettos of 1940s Montreal. Based on the Mordecai Richler novel. A 40th Anniversary Classic Film Series screening.

Genre: 
Narrative
Running Time: 
120 minutes

Arabani

About the Film: 

A closed and deeply conservative Druze community is scandalized by the return of one of its native sons, newly divorced from his Jewish wife, in this slow-smoldering first feature ever made by an Israeli-Druze filmmaker. Best Screenplay winner at the Jerusalem International Film Festival.

Genre: 
Narrative
Running Time: 
84 minutes

The Baby

About the Film: 

Linked to a photograph of Anne Frank, an orphan of the Holocaust confronts forbidden and forgotten childhood memories in this fascinating account. Beset by troubling revelations that cast deep shadows on what seemed a story of righteousness, Anneke Kohnke struggles to deconstruct the puzzle of her Jewish background.

Genre: 
Documentary
Running Time: 
85 minutes

Before the Revolution

About the Film: 

Until the 1979 overthrow of the Shah, Israelis once enjoyed a near utopian existence in Tehran. What begins as a nostalgic look back at those glory days becomes a suspenseful thriller, as Israeli expatriates flee to safety in the face of shifting political dynamics and rising turmoil.

Genre: 
Documentary
Running Time: 
60 minutes

Bethlehem

About the Film: 

A tick-tock cliffhanger centered on the tragic relationship between an Israeli intelligence agent and his conflicted Palestinian informant. Winner of six Israeli Academy Awards including Best Film.

Genre: 
Narrative
Running Time: 
99 minutes

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