Movie + 2 extras
Movie + 2 extras
"Touchdown Israel", a feature length documentary presents the broad religious and cultural diversity that is Israel, and illustrates how sports can be both metaphor and unifier for the world around it. American football has set down real roots in the holy land. The playing levels vary widely, but...
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.
This program may contain strong language, nudity, and/or violence. Viewer ...
Fence Your Best
Haim Hatuel started piercing his kids at the age of 5. Today, they are Israeli fencing champions. It all started a day after his release from the army, when he saw an ad that changed his life. He was accepted into a fencing academy, a social sport initiative aimed at turning street kids into law-...
The 90 Minute War
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been going on for decades, with no end in sight. Fed up with one failed deal after another, Israeli and Palestinian leaders agree to settle things once and for all: with a soccer match. One game. One winner. Losing side has to pick up and find a new homeland. ...
A coming of age drama that follows four outstanding adolescent athletes living at Israel's national sports academy.
This program may contain strong language, nudity, and/or violence. Viewer discretion is advised.
Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
Director: Alon Marom
A small news item in the back pages of a local Israeli newspaper reported a world champion boxer, a Palestinian citizen of Israel, defeated only by the flags he has waved upon victory (first Israeli, then Palestinian) is trying to make a comeback in the Middle East. Curiosity led director Duki Dr...
South Wind on Hilton Beach
This documentary reveals the history of surfing in Israel and creation of a Tel Aviv subculture, which turned its back on the Israeli nature and for a brief and special moment, became the leading youth trend in Israel. It is a film about being Israeli, and trying to escape from it.
This program ...