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  • Sara Stein: The Complete Series

    1 season

    As a criminal investigator of Jewish descent working in Berlin, Sara Stein was used to operating independently of everyone else. Her keen instincts and sound judgement enabled her to navigate sure-footedly through many sensitive cases. But it was not until she found herself investigating the murd...

  • Bye Bye Germany
    Movie + 1 extra

    Bye Bye Germany

    Movie + 1 extra

    Frankfurt, 1946. David Bermann (Moritz Bleibtreu) is determined to make the most of the ravaged postwar era by recruiting some friends from a displaced persons camp to sell linens at inflated prices to unsuspecting Germans. Most of the group have a simple motivation – to raise enough money to lea...

  • The Jewish Cardinal
    Movie + 1 extra

    The Jewish Cardinal

    Movie + 1 extra

    The Jewish Cardinal tells the amazing true story of Jean-Marie Lustiger, the son of Polish-Jewish immigrants, who maintained his cultural identity as a Jew even after converting to Catholicism at a young age, and later joining the priesthood. Quickly rising within the ranks of the Church, Lustige...

  • Jaffa
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    Jaffa

    Movie + 1 extra

    Official Selection - Cannes Film Festival and Toronto Int'l. Film Festival. In the heart of the Israeli city of Jaffa, Reuven's garage is a family-run business. The garage workers consist of Reuven's beautiful daughter Mali, his aggressive and distant son Meir, as well as the young Palestinian m...

  • A Bottle in the Gaza Sea
    Movie + 1 extra

    A Bottle in the Gaza Sea

    Movie + 1 extra

    Adapted from the award-winning novel by Valérie Zenatti and starring Hiam Abbass (SUCCESSION, BLADERUNNER 2049), 17-year-old Tal has emigrated from France to Jerusalem with her family, where she writes a letter expressing her refusal to accept that only hatred can reign between Israelis and Pales...

  • Off White Lies
    Movie + 1 extra

    Off White Lies

    Movie + 1 extra

    After years of living apart from her dad, Libby, an introverted yet sharp-witted teenager, is sent to live with him in Israel. Her arrival coincides with the outbreak of the second Lebanon war. Libby quickly discovers that her dad, Shaul, is an infantile eccentric, and that he is 'in-between apar...

  • The Human Resources Manager

    Movie

    This dark comedy was directed by Eran Riklis (THE SYRIAN BRIDE, THE LEMON TREE, DANCING ARABS) and won five Awards of the Israeli Film Academy. The Human Resources Manager of Jerusalem's largest bakery is in trouble. He is separated from his wife, distanced from his daughter, and stuck in a job ...

  • Arranged
    Movie

    Arranged

    Movie

    Rochel (Zoe Lister-Jones), an Orthodox Jew, and Nasira (Francis Benhamou), a devout Muslim, are new teachers at a Brooklyn public school. They are both also going through the process of arranged marriages according to their respective cultural traditions. Feeling crushing pressure from their re...

  • For My Father

    Movie

    Tarek, a Palestinian would-be suicide bomber, is given a second chance when the fuse on his explosive vest fails to detonate. Forced to spend the weekend in Tel Aviv, Tarek must live amongst the people he was planning to kill. To his surprise, he connects with several Jewish Israelis on the outsk...

  • Line 41
    Movie

    Line 41

    Movie

    LINE 41 documents a Holocaust and Lodz Ghetto survivor's return back to today's Lodz (Poland). Until now, Natan Grossmann had repressed his desire to learn about the fate of his brother he lost contact with in 1942. 70 years later, Grossmann starts a search for his missing brother. His search cro...

  • Aliyah
    Movie

    Aliyah

    Movie

    Selected to premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, ALIYAH is the feature directorial debut of Elie Wajeman (LES ANARCHISTES), described by The New York Times' Stephen Holden as "crackling [with] psychological intensity." Alex lives in Paris and sells drugs for a living, continuously paying off the...

  • Blush
    Movie + 1 extra

    Blush

    Movie + 1 extra

    Naama (Sivan Noam Shimon) is seventeen and bored. Living in a sleepy suburb outside of Tel Aviv, she spends most of her time drinking and partying in order to escape from her bickering parents at home. Everything changes when Dana (Jade Sakori), a free-spirited new girl shows up at school. Naama ...

  • East Jerusalem West Jerusalem

    Movie

    Israeli singer-songwriter David Broza sets out to realize his dream of cooperation and dialog between Israelis and Palestinians through music. During 8 days and nights of joint creation by his mixed Jewish and Muslim band in an East Jerusalem studio, a hopeful message of equality and unity arises...

  • For a Woman
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    For a Woman

    Movie + 1 extra

    Directed by Diane Kurys (PEPPERMINT SODA, Academy Award nominee ENTRE NOUS), FOR A WOMAN tells the story of 30-something writer Anne, who delves into her parents' life stories after the death of her mother. The young couple met in the concentration camps during World War II, before moving to Fran...

  • Foreign Letters

    Movie

    Set in the 1980s, FOREIGN LETTERS follows Ellie, a homesick 12-year-old Israeli girl who recently moved to the US. Life brightens when she meets Thuy, a Vietnamese refugee her age. Though they don't seem to have much in common, they share an experience of being a stranger in a new country, and tr...

  • Free Men
    Movie

    Free Men

    Movie

    In German-occupied Paris, a young unemployed Algerian named Younes (played by break-out star, Tahar Rahim) earns his living as a black marketeer. Arrested by the French police but given a chance to avoid jail, Younes agrees to spy on the Paris Mosque. The police suspect the Mosque authorities, in...

  • God's Slave

    Movie

    Based on the actual events of a 1994 bombing in Buenos Aires still making headlines today, "God's Slave" follows Ahmed, trained since childhood as an Islamic terrorist now assigned to execute a suicide bombing at a synagogue, and David, the cold-blooded Israeli special agent who will stop at not...

  • Hitler's Children
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    Hitler's Children

    Movie + 1 extra

    Adolf Hitler did not have children, but what of the families of Hermann Göring, Heinrich Himmler and Hans Frank, to name a few? What is it like for the descendants of these top Nazi officials to deal with the legacy left behind by their notorious families? HITLER’S CHILDREN introduces us to the c...

  • Papirosen
    Movie

    Papirosen

    Movie

    PAPIROSEN is a meditation on family, the importance of storytelling, and the power of cinema. Beginning with the birth of his nephew, and punctuated throughout by interviews with his grandmother, a Holocaust survivor, the film is epic and intimate.

    DIRECTED BY GASTÓN SOLNICKI
    ARGENTINA | 201...

  • Paradise
    Movie + 1 extra

    Paradise

    Movie + 1 extra

    Russia's 2017 official submission to the Academy Awards was shortlisted as one of nine finalists for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar. Directed by Oscar-nominated Russian auteur, Andrei Konchalovsky (RUNAWAY TRAIN), PARADISE won the prestigious Venice Film Festival Silver Lion, among 16 othe...

  • An Oasis on the Hill

    This inspiring documentary follows Omer and Rami, who grew up in Neve Shalom / Wahat al Salam, an Israeli village where Jews and Arabs have peacefully coexisted for over 40 years.

    DIRECTED BY IGAL KOHEN
    FRANCE | 2011 | FRENCH, ENGLISH

  • Peace After Marriage

    Movie

    Stand-up comedian Ghazi Albuliwi brings his Woody Allen-inspired brand of self-deprecating humor to the forefront of this delightfully awkward romantic comedy with a cross-cultural twist. Arafat is 30 years old and still living with his Palestinian-American parents in Brooklyn. A struggling actor...

  • Toyland

    Germany 1942: In order to protect her son Marianne Meiner tried to make him believe that the Jewish neighbors are going on a journey to "Toyland." One morning her son has disappeared along with the Jewish neighbors too. TOYLAND is a film about guilt, responsibility, small and big lies.

    DIRECTE...

  • Protektor
    Movie

    Protektor

    Movie

    Sweeping the Czech Lion Awards (the Czech equivalent of the Academy Awards) in its native country when it was released, PROTEKTOR is a genre-bending drama set during the Holocaust. It's 1938, Prague. Emil, a radio reporter, is married to the beautiful Hana, an actress whose new film has catapul...