Suspenseful Stories

Budapest Noir

About the Film 

A hard-boiled reporter investigates the brutal murder of a prostitute, leading him into the dark underworld of 1930s pre-Nazi Hungary, in this stylish thriller, a politically-charged tale of corruption and betrayal.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
95 minutes

Jungle

About the Film 

Daniel Radcliffe’s journey deep into the Bolivian rainforest becomes a terrifying battle for survival, in this true-life thriller of an agonized trekker’s descent into hell, based on the bestselling memoir by Israeli explorer Yossi Ghinsberg.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
115 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

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

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