All Documentaries

  • Ben-Gurion, Epilogue

    Newly discovered 1968 interview footage of David Ben-Gurion — one of Israel's Founding Fathers and its first Prime Minister — reveals his prophecy, his dedication to Zionism, and a life filled with self-examination.

    Year: 2016
    Language: Hebrew and English, English subtitles
    Director: Yariv Mozer...

  • Hasan Arfa Compound – TLV Misfits

    The Hasan Arfa Compound, an assembly of small workshops and garages built on a deserted Muslim grove, is a neglected enclave in the heart of Tel Aviv, occupied by people on the margins of society. Like a modern-day forsaken town in the Wild West — money, principles, and despair meet for one final...

  • State-Less

    Adi Khavous, an artist who lives a vagabond lifestyle, left home in Israel and now lives in Canada as a solitary immigrant, pursuing his dream to break through as a rock-n-roll singer.

    Year: 2017
    Language: Hebrew and English, English subtitles
    Director: Sharon Hoter-Ishay
    Producer: Sharon Hoter-...

  • Kosher Beach

    The beautiful coastline of Tel Aviv draws devoted beachgoers eager to find peace and relaxation in the Mediterranean. Among these are residents of Bnei Brak, a closed Orthodox suburb, who frequent a gender-segregated stretch of seaside, closed off to the neighboring gay beaches with a modesty fen...

  • Ghetto Uprising – The Untold Story

    The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising has become a symbol of heroism throughout the world, but its generally accepted story is incomplete. Among the fighters was a group that was not granted commemoration, although it had a crucial part in the success of the historic uprising.

    Year: 2017
    Language: Hebrew, ...

  • 17 Seconds

    A coming-of-age drama that follows four outstanding adolescent athletes living at Israel's national sports academy.

    Year: 2018
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Alon Marom
    Producer: Irit Dolev
    Writer: Alon Marom

  • Iron Dome
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    Iron Dome

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    The untold story of why and how Israel engineered the world's most miraculous missile defense system

  • Mother Tongue

    Four women in their 60's tell of their charged relationships with their late mothers, the power relations in the family, and the relations with their children. Three of them are second-generation Holocaust survivors, and one of Yemenite origin. However, their sincerity eliminates all differences ...

  • Long Live King David

    Is the Biblical story of David's Kingdom indeed true? This question divides the academic world. Typical of the Holy Land, this academic argument has come to involve politics, religion, and many emotions. The film sets out on a journey to find the answer, and reveals unexpected findings about the ...

  • Sustainable Nation

    In a world where water is everything, three Israeli innovators are applying water technology to an increasingly thirsty planet.

    Year: 2019
    Language: Hebrew and English, English subtitles
    Director: Micah Smith
    Executive Producers: Raphael Shore, Mitchell R. Julis
    Producers: Rebecca Shore, David C...

  • By the Grace of Heaven

    During Passover, and under the auspices of the coronavirus' eruption, the capital of Israel's ultra-Orthodox community — Bnei Brak — pays an especially high price.

    Year: 2020
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Directors: Yariv Mozer, Sigal Rosh
    Producers: Ronen Manelis‏, Sigal Rosh
    Writer: Yari...

  • My Home

    Minorities make up 20 precent of Israel’s population, with the Jewish majority referring to them collectively as “Arabs.” Many in Israel, and around the world, believe this minority to be hostile to the State of Israel. But there are Arabs who see Israel as a worthy place.

    Year: 2016
    Language: H...

  • To Err Is Human

    Medical errors are the third-leading cause of death in the world, after cancer and heart disease. An Israeli former fighter pilot implements the pilots' learning model in the medical world — the simulation. The film reveals, for the first time, the human aspect, weaknesses and fears hidden behind...

  • Grandma Sarah

    Sarah was born in Yemen 100 years ago. Her husband and four sons died, and she stayed with her six daughters. Despite all, Grandma lives life full of meaning and humor. Her hands are shaped as working tools, taking care of the garden, cats, and cooking.

    Year: 2018
    Language: Hebrew, English subti...

  • The Island

    An intimate glimpse into the rich human mosaic of the St. Louis French Hospital, a hospice for terminally ill patients situated on the tense border between East and West Jerusalem, across from the wall of the Old City.

    Year: 2017
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Adam Weingrod
    Produc...

  • The Ceremony

    At 80 years of age, Colonel David Rokni is preparing to command a national ceremony for Israel's Independence Day. Just like in each of the last 30 years, he goes through an arduous series of training, routine formation, and foot drills for the traditional military parade — a job no other person ...

  • A State Behind the Scenes

    A journey to the backstage of the events on May 14, 1948 — leading up to the signing of Israel's Declaration of Independence. This dramatic story unfolds through the memories of those who were there to document, create, and witness this historic event. 

    Year: 2010
    Language: Hebrew, English subti...

  • Eizenkot

    On January 15, 2019, Gadi Eizenkot completed four years as Chief of Staff of the Israel Defense Forces and 40 years of service in the IDF. This documentary accompanies Israel's 21st Commander-in-Chief during his last months in uniform, with exclusive access to the chief of staff's role.

    Year: 20...

  • The Art of Security

    They used to call him the Israeli “Rambo.” But these days, not many would recognize that Marc Provisor has spent the past quarter-century working as one of Israel’s leading experts in combating terror.

    Year: 2018
    Language: English
    Producer: One Israel Fund

  • The Jesus Tomb

    In 1980, an ancient tomb was uncovered in Jerusalem. Inside were bones dating back to the first century. Could it be the resting place of Christ?

    Year: 2017
    Language: English
    Producer: CTVC

  • My Little Country

    Tania, a Moldovan immigrant, has worked as a modalist in the “Mini Israel” park since its opening. Through her intersections with the small country she’s created, a question arises: What does it mean to be Israeli?

    Year: 2018
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Yael Danon
    Producer: Yae...

  • The Driving Spirit

    Menora Hazani, the film's director, embarks on a revealing journey with her father Benny Katzover and his pioneering friends, the leaders of the Jewish settlements in Judea and Samaria. Together they unfold the unique story of how a small number of resolved and determined young men decided and fi...

  • Narratives: The Palestinian Story Explained

    OpenDor Media explores the challenging concept of “narratives” — how different people and groups can have different perspectives about historical events. Here they delve into the establishment of the State of Israel, which opens the door for big questions about Israel’s story, people, and future....

  • Israeli Artisan Cheese

    The land between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean Sea has been recognized for its deep spiritual significance since the beginning of modern civilization. It also has a long history of cheese making.

    Year: 2013
    Language: English
    Producer & Host: Will Studd