Narrative

The Pirate Captain Toledano

About the Film 

A captain must decide whether to accept a refugee on his ship, or force the stowaway to walk the plank, in this first ever cinematic depiction of Inquisition-era Jewish pirates of the Caribbean.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
10 minutes

A Quiet Heart

About the Film 

Seeking refuge from the pressures as a classically trained musician, a young, secular Israeli woman confronts dangerous religious fanaticism from ultra-Orthodox neighbors, in this thoughtful, quietly gripping snapshot of Israeli social conflict.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
92 minutes

Rebel

About the Film 

Trapped amid meddling neighbors in an insular and religiously restrictive 1950s Greek community in south Tel Aviv, a despairing woman faces an impossible choice between her personal freedom, and motherhood within an abusive marriage.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
17 minutes

Saving Neta

About the Film 

Four women with nothing in common each finds her life profoundly altered by an encounter with a mysterious stranger, in this Israeli anthology-drama comprised of four stories, each a thought-provoking contemplation of femininity and parenthood.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
90 minutes

Scaffolding

About the Film 

A conflicted young Israeli is torn between family obligation in his working class home life, and his raging personal aspirations, in this powerful, realistic drama drawn from the filmmaker’s own experiences teaching remedial students. Nominated for 8 Israeli Academy Awards and the Jerusalem Film Festival prize for Best Israeli Feature.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
92 minutes

Schindler's List

About the Film 

Ranked among the greatest and most historically significant films, this is the unsparing, profoundly moving epic, a rigorous, sobering, accessible and artistically stunning Holocaust drama that continues to inspire with lessons of moral courage. Winner of 7 Academy Awards including for Best Picture, its black-and-white cinematography, and John Williams’ haunting score.

Classic Film Series

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
195 minutes

Shelter

About the Film 

Two women—a Mossad agent and a Lebanese informer—find themselves trapped in a labyrinth of deception, paranoia and intrigue, in this Israeli espionage thriller from veteran filmmaker Eran Riklis.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
93 minutes

Shimala

About the Film 

The hopes, dreams and ultimate despair of an Ethiopian migrant family, separated by a continent and now reunited in Israel, are movingly told through lyrical animation. Based on a true story.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
9 minutes

The Testament

About the Film 

An uncompromising Holocaust researcher uncovers highly classified evidence that suggests a long-buried secret about his mother, which casts doubt on his family history, in this Best Film winner at the Haifa International Film Festival.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
96 minutes

Winter Hunt

About the Film 

On a mission of vigilante justice, a young woman goes to extremes to seek reprisal against a suspected ex-Nazi, in this psychological thriller with powerhouse performances and a taut script about wartime guilt and culpability.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
75 minutes

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