Student Films

  • Offspring

    32-year-old Ilana is struggling to get pregnant amidst massive social pressure. She is dragged to a circumcision ceremony by her superstitious Bukharan grandmother, who has her own grotesque ideas about how to remedy the situation.

    Year: 2018
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Shirly ...

  • Only Bibi

    A concerned citizen encounters political writing on a public bus stop and calls city services to have it removed. When they fail to respond, he decides to take the law into his own hands.

    Year: 2020
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Rani Avidan
    Producer: Elina Margolin
    Writer: Rani A...

  • Who Sank Your Ships?

    Yuli, a petite military photographer, is in love with Michael. Michael has a girlfriend. One night, Yuli witnesses a harsh fight between them and decides to follow Michael. Through Yuli's dreamy eyes, a dreary military night becomes magical.

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

  • The Wallet

    Regev forgets his wallet at the cinema's popcorn stand. Upon his return, the popcorn vendor says a mysterious blonde took the wallet and went into the movie. Without a ticket, and with the ticket checker on his tracks, Regev must solve the mystery.

    Year: 2019
    Language: Hebrew and French, English...

  • Terror

    Dan, who suffers from PTSD after being wounded in a terrorist attack, finds himself thrown together with his Arab coworkers, when multiple terror attacks hit Jerusalem again.

    Year: 2018
    Language: Hebrew and Arabic, English subtitles
    Director: Yonatan Shehoah
    Producer: Yair Ariel
    Writer: Yonatan ...

  • What Follows the Night

    Set in alternate reality modern-day Tel Aviv, it is the dark and mysterious story of a young and desperately lonely seamstress and her encounters with a raven-man who changes her life.

    Year: 2017
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director & Producer: Neta Shenitzer
    Writer: Neta Shenitzer
    Starr...

  • Elevation

    The Sabbath is a few hours away. Victor, a confirmed orthodox Jew, is stuck in Tel Aviv after missing the last bus home. In his search for a solution, he discovers feelings that have been hiding inside him for a long time.

    Year: 2012
    Langauge: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director & Writer: Ophir B...

  • POP 30

    Mika’s boyfriend Nati puts an end to the relationship when Mika proposes marriage. Mika moves back home and becomes addicted to the ATARI video game still sitting in her childhood bedroom. But going back to the past doesn’t heal Mika’s heartache.

    Year: 2019
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Di...

  • Grape Juice

    Sarah, 11 years old, lives in a remote neglected neighborhood in a suburb by the Negev Desert. One afternoon, she returns home to find that she has lost her key and the door is locked.

    Year: 2019
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Hava Rokhlin
    Producer: Linoy Patahov
    Writer: Hava Rokh...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Deserted

    On the final assignment of their course as officer candidates in the Israeli army, two women trek through a harsh desert landscape, when one suddenly remembers she’s forgotten something crucial.

    Year: 2013
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Yoav Hornung
    Producer: Gaudeamus Productions...

  • Omar

    Omer wakes up one day with a thick beard and discovers that he became Omar, an Arab. His metamorphosis takes place on Israel's Independence Day.

    Year: 2016
    Language: Hebrew and Arabic, English subtitles
    Directors: Noa Gottesman, Asaf Schwartz
    Producers: Gili Zolty, Noa Gottesman, Asaf Schwartz
    W...

  • And the World Is Silent

    A deaf teenager becomes interested in surgery that will allow him to hear.
    After the surgery, Yotam find out a whole new and amazing world. He also learning that hearing have downsides.

    Year: 2019
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Yaniv Ben Aharon

  • Uzzi

    At the age of 94, Professor Uzzi Ornan continues his lifelong struggles for upholding the secular and democratic image of the State of Israel, with his last endeavor to establish and secure civil burial rights where he lives.

    Year: 2018
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Ido Weisman
    P...

  • Head's Down

    It's Purim, and Uri sees his class' costume party as a great opportunity to ask out Tamar, the girl he has a crush on. His plan is to go as David Ben-Gurion, win the costume contest, impress Tamar, and win her heart.

    Year: 2018
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Directors: Dor Samara, Raanan Fo...

  • No Child Left Behind

    Sigal, a cynical high school teacher, bets that she can make the worst senior student pass an upcoming exam. When a personal connection is formed, Sigal begins to question her initial motives.

    Year: 2017
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Rani Avidan
    Producers: Shoham Glass, Kaden Ash...

  • Acceptance

    The daily routine at the Academy High School reveals tensions between the adolescent curiosity and the self-discipline required of professional dancers. Questions about femininity, sexuality and professional fulfillment arise on the brink of adulthood.

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

  • The Postman in Underwear

    Two brothers tell the story of an eccentric postman who falls in love for the first time in his life. In an attempt to help him express his love, they embark on a journey on which they experience the difference between fantasy and real love.

    Year: 2016
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Directo...

  • The Monk From the Holy Land

    63-year-old Jonathan Katznelson leads a double life. In the morning he's a dentist, and in the evening he wears his robes and becomes a Buddhist monk. When his father dies, Jonathan is free to realize his dream and move to a monastery in France.

    Year: 2017
    Language: English, Hebrew; English subt...

  • The Visit

    Hagar makes a reluctant visit to a nursing home in Jerusalem to visit her father. Through one misstep after another, she becomes trapped in the building. Soon, Hagar’s simple visit has turned into a quest for identity in a microcosm of Israeli society.

    Year: 2014
    Languages: Hebrew, Arabic, Russi...

  • Tata Sol

    8 days after she immigrated to Israel from Casablanca, Solika Peretz packed her bags again, got on a bus and demanded to return to her homeland. 50 years later, still living in the same small apartment, she tells the story to her grandson.

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

  • 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.

    Year: 2015
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Dmitry Konoplov
    P...

  • Houses

    Improving their status has never been closer for Adi and her husband Avi, following an offer that they receive from Avi's boss. But will Adi tolerate the consequences?

    Year: 2017
    Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
    Director: Omer Radak
    Producer: Roni Huberman
    Writer: Omer Radak
    Starring: Liron B...