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  • Benched

    Baruch, once a 1970s basketball star who left the big city and became ultra-orthodox, returns to visit his old secular life in the pursuit of one of his mistresses that he left behind, and their son.

    Year: 2012
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Gill Weinstein
    Producer: Gaudeamus Prod...

  • Ben David

    Eran is a religious Shin Bet (security agency) officer who is transferred to the Jewish Department in order to thwart "price tag" attacks. He soon realizes that he has to deal with the "Hilltop Youth," his contemporaries when he was young.

    Year: 2017
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director...

  • The Last Fisherman in the Sea of Galilee

    An intimate and spiritual encounter of a Japanese director and a member of the Makuya community, which believes in both the Old and New Testament, as he follows an Israeli fisherman in the Sea of Galilee. The director has had only one question since his childhood: Why did Jesus choose his first d...

  • I'm From the Jews

    A young teacher becomes possessed by his dead grandfather, who forces him to choose between his Iraqi Arabic Jewish family identity and his life as an Israeli ignoring the past.

    Year: 2017
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Directors: Aharon Shem Tov, Niv Hachlili
    Producer: Yifat Prestelnik

  • Bon Appetit

    A guy comes with his girlfriend to an apartment in order to sign a contract to work at a sausage factory. She waits for him outside, but when he doesn’t return, she slowly starts to suspect something terrible is going on in the innocent looking apartment.

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  • Morti Vivos Docent

    Night time. A young pathologist is performing an autopsy on the body of a notorious criminal, under the supervision of a senior colleague. As the procedure advances, he's about to learn an important lesson that is not taught in med school.

    This program may contain strong language, nudity, and/or...

  • Something to Live For

    A young woman, who has been training to become a suicide bomber, must choose between love for her son and her obligation to carry out an attack.

    This program may contain strong language, nudity, and/or violence. Viewer discretion is advised.

    Year: 2019
    Language: Arabic, English subtitles
    Direc...

  • Across the Line

    Hananel, a young religious Jew, is hurrying home for Shabbat. An unexpected encounter with Mundir, an unwanted and stubborn Palestinian hitchhiker, leads Hananel on a series of mix-ups that eventually teaches him a lesson in communication, friendship, and love.

    Year: 2017
    Languages: Hebrew & Ara...

  • Lost & Found

    Rachel returns home to Israel after many years and is extremely excited about meeting her childhood friend, Lia. She enters the Greeters' hall and Lia is nowhere to be found. While waiting, Rachel reminisces about their friendship.

    Year: 2017
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Inbal M...

  • Dear God

    Lior Ashkenazi, one of Israel's top actors, stars as a simple Western Wall guard who follows a mysterious, beautiful woman's notes in the holy stones of Jerusalem.

    Year: 2014
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Directors: Erez Tadmor, Guy Nattiv
    Producers: Shemi Shoenfeld, Amitan Manelzon
    Starri...

  • The Youngest

    In the Jewish ultra-Orthodox world, marriage is by arrangement only. Leah, a young woman just coming of age, is ready for love. But her mother seems unwilling to let her go.

    Year: 2018
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Rachel Elitzur
    Producer: Racheli Vasserman
    Writer: Rachel Elitzur...

  • Jonah the Wet Nurse

    Jonah is an orthodox undertaker. After his wife dies in childbirth, a miracle happens and he appears to have special powers. He becomes a magic man and a healer in his neighbourhood.

    This program may contain strong language, nudity, and/or violence. Viewer discretion is advised.

    Year: 2015
    Lang...

  • Wake Up Call

    Lior is a 20-year-old soldier in the Israel Defense Forces. One night, while she is the attending officer, Lior is forced to choose whether to remain loyal to the system, or surrender to her desires.

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  • SHHHHH

    Dad came back from work. Mom got up to serve dinner. Whatever you do, don't wake up the baby.

    Year: 2018
    Language: no dialogue
    Director: Jonathan Mordechay
    Writer: Haim Zubida
    Starring: Noa Koler, Erez Drigues

  • As You Like

    A father, a mother, and two daughters are in an idyllic setting at home, each doing their own thing. The moment is disrupted when Dad comes up with a fun, spontaneous suggestion.

    Year: 2020
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Maya Yadlin
    Producer: Minshar School of Art
    Writer: Maya Yad...

  • The Absorption Center

    An Argentinean immigrant to Israel arrives at an absorption center in the city of Kiryat Yam, where he meets a Russian girl who shares the same feelings of uncommonness.

    Year: 2017
    Languages: English & Hebrew, English & Hebrew subtitles
    Director: Jonathan Grynkraut
    Producer: Gal Dor
    Writer: Jon...

  • Boys

    17-year-old Nadav wants to serve in a combat unit in the IDF, even though his mother does not approve. A surprising encounter with his coach changes his perspective.

    Year: 2020
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Lior Soroka
    Producer: Lior Soroka
    Writer: Lior Soroka
    Starring: Eitan Gim...

  • Nur

    Life in a refugee camp is complicated for Nur, who dreams of studying art in West Jerusalem. Nur's hopes of attending an interview at Bezalel Academy are threatened by her disapproving father and her brother's incarceration in an Israeli jail.

    This program may contain strong language, nudity, an...

  • That's Mine

    Ofri and Ronny are undergoing a difficult time in their relationship. Under the macho visage of a military commander, Ronny is hiding thoughts and doubts on the biggest day of his career.

    Year: 2018
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Directors: Amit Hay, Ben Shlomo
    Producer: Ofir Cohen
    Starring...

  • Paris on the Water

    Bathya is a former movie star who feels that her life is finally about to change. After years of frustration, she is offered a part in a movie. But on the morning of the audition, she is forced to reexamine her priorities.

    Year: 2014
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Hadas Ayalon
    Pro...

  • The Two Thieves

    The story of Christ's sacrifice is told from the viewpoint of two people who had a unique perspective.

    This program may contain strong language, nudity, and/or violence. Viewer discretion is advised.

    Year: 2014
    Language: English, English subtitles (use CC to activate)
    Director: Dallas Jenkins
    W...

  • Borderline

    Oded, a worn-out drug dealer who goes for a routine exchange of packages on the Israeli border, realizes that the person across the fence is a frustrated Palestinian soccer player who can't manage to pass him his package.

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  • Siren

    "Siren" follows the adventures of Eli, an Israeli high school kid who tries to find his place in society during Israel's Memorial Week for the victims of the Holocaust and fallen soldiers.

    This program may contain strong language, nudity, and/or violence. Viewer discretion is advised.

    Year: 201...

  • Block 13

    It's the night of Yom Kippur. Keren Hayesod Street lies in sacred silence. But David — a 16-year-old religious Jewish boy – is in turmoil. On the holiest of all night in the Hebrew year, he goes on a journey of sins to restore his waning faith in the creator.

    This program may contain strong lang...