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    Sirṭe Efrayim Ḳishon = Efraim Kishon movies. Catalog Record Only

    DVD (one side in NTSC, the other side in PAL). Received: 8/25/2006 from African/Middle Eastern Acquisitions Section; purchase; viewing copy; LC Collection. Subtitles in Hebrew, English, and French. "DVD Master Productions Ltd."

    • Contributor: Kishon, Ephraim
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2000
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    Z'eṭem ai lav yu ṭerminal Catalog Record Only

    The film follows Ben (Mookie), who is flying to New York to marry his girlfriend but misses his connection in Prague where he meets Emma (Naruna De Macedo-Kaplan), an attractive free-spirited girl. During the next 24 hours a friendship is developing between the two who reconsider their original plans of travel, life and relationships.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
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    Ai laiḳ Maiḳ sirṭo shel Piṭer Frai. Catalog Record Only

    The son of an American millionaire becomes the focus of an ambitious, Israeli mother looking to marry off her daughter. But, the daughter is already interested in a poor, kibbutznik who is serving in the Army.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Distortion Catalog Record Only

    Emotionally scarred in the wake of a terrorist attack, a Tel Aviv playwright attempts to make sense of the carnage and his own tangled personal life by writing a new play. When writer's block sets in, he hires a detective to trail his girlfriend.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    ʻIṿaron Catalog Record Only

    Cast: Avi Hurvits, Nisim Ṿerṭah, Ḥayim Ṿolman, Ḥezi Tsadiḳ, Yosi Kohen. Tasriṭ, hafaḳah ṿa-ʻarikhah Nisim Ṿerṭah ; mefiḳ, Eli Ben-Harush ; bamai Ariʼel Kohen ; tsalam, Ron Barbarsḳi ; musiḳah meḳorit, Yehudah Ḳunsman. In Hebrew. No subtitles. Received: 12/01/2011 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; viewing copy; purchase; LC Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    ha-Notenet The slut / Catalog Record Only

    Tamar, an attractive single mother, lives alone in a small village with her two daughters. Unsatisfied, she attempts to fill her many voids through meaningless sexual rendesvous. Her promiscuity is challenged, however, when she meets Shai, a young man just passing through to handle his deceased mother's assets. The two embark on an intense relationship in a quest for freedom and fulfillment and learn ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012
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    Who are you to me? Mi atah bi-shevili? / Catalog Record Only

    Director and producer, Dror Reshef. Received: 10/17/2011 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; purchase; LC Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    Ḥatulim ʻal sirat pedalim Catalog Record Only

    In Hebrew, with optional Hebrew or English subtitles. Received: 9/20/2013 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; purchase LC Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012
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    Lalekhet al ha-mayim = Walk on water / Catalog Record Only

    An agent for the Mossad, the Israeli secret service, is given the assignment to track down an aging Nazi war criminal and to assassinate him. In order to accomplish his mission, he befriends the man's grandson. As their friendship grows, Eyal, the agent, begins to question his values.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    Tsedaḳah tatsil mi-maṿet Catalog Record Only

    Received: 11/28/2011 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; purchase; LC Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 200?
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    Leʼan neʻelam Mosheh Ivgi? Chasing a star / Catalog Record Only

    In Hebrew with Hebrew and English subtitles. Screeplay, Yosi Tla Tayeb, Nadav Antselevits; director, Avi Malkah. Received: 2/28/2014 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; purchase/gift LC Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012
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    Meṭaliḳ bluz : sipur masaʻ / Catalog Record Only

    A tragicomic road movie about two Israeli car dealers who risk it all in search of a better life, only to find out the most unexpected personal and historical truths. They invest $5,000 in a vintage 1985 Lincoln Continental Limousine and plan to sell it in Germany for $50,000. They ship the car to Germany and bing themselves and their dreams to Hamburg, where ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    ha-Ḳamtsan she-hafakh le-ḳabtsan Catalog Record Only

    In Hebrew. Received: 11/22/2011 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; purchase; LC Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Seshen Session / Catalog Record Only

    A psychological suspense drama-thriller where a psychologist becomes obsessed with one of his patients. The lines between dreams and reality blend.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
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    Neḥamah Consolation / Catalog Record Only

    Nechama wakes up one morning distraught and distracted with a premonition that this is the day that she is going to die. When she tells her husband about her premonition, he is sure that she is punishing him for an indiscretion that occurred many years before. But Nechama seems to be a woman who is sure of herself and she knows that today is ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    ha-Bishof she-hitsil yeled Yehudi Catalog Record Only

    In Hebrew. Received: 11/22/2011 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; purchase; LC Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 200?
  • Catalog Record

    Bilti tsafui Catalog Record Only

    Received: 11/28/2011 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; purchase; LC Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 200?
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    Ziyune śekhel Mind fuck / Catalog Record Only

    Yaki just wanted to make a porn film. As a child growing up in an ultra-orthodox family (very religious), he never even heard about this "dubious" genre. Actually, he never even encountered the world of television and film. After shooting his little film, he starts developing his interest in video-art, with the help of his good friend Ricardo. Through this medium he explores the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    Me-aḥore masakh ha-barzel Catalog Record Only

    Received: 11/28/2011 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; purchase; LC Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 200?
  • Shoshelet Shṿarts Schwartz dynasty /

    This tragicomedy centers on two women of different generations with a common mission in life: to find space in a Jewish cemetery. Miriam Schwartz struggles for the right to be buried beside her husband, the former head of a religious council who commmitted suicide. Anna is a young Russian beauty who wants to fulfill her father's dying wish to be buried in the same ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Boḳer ṭov adon Fidelman Catalog Record Only

    After his longtime business partner dies, Yakov Fidelman discovers that his antique furniture-restoration shop is in grave financial difficulty. He's forced to deal with his estranged son, Noah, a lawyer, who, seeing no hope for the failing store, proposes building apartments above it. One day Fidelman's new apprentice, Anton, finds a neglected piano in the workshop: an 1882 Steinway that, given a new baseboard, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
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    Seraḳ, seraḳ Catalog Record Only

    "This ... movie is set in the months leading up to the disengagement from the Gaza strip in 2005. Israel fears an assassination attempt on Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's life by [right] wing extremist groups. Amid all the threats, the Prime Minister insists on speaking at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony. The GSS headed by Amos Snir, still in trauma from the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012
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    Neshamah shel yeled Catalog Record Only

    viewing copy; Received: 11/28/2011 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; purchase; LC Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 200?
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    Mabul Catalog Record Only

    Everything is complicated in Yoni's life. He's almost 13, real gifted, but physically undeveloped and struggles daily to grow up before his threatening up-coming Bar Mitzva; He sells homework in order to secretly buy a body building wonder powder, which so far does nothing, he stretches every night with heavy weight tied to his legs and screams with full force in front of the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
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    Uva-yom ha-shelishi and on the third day Catalog Record Only

    This film describes Israel as a country already far beyond identity crises in which anarchy is everywhere, violence is the norm and life is ruled by the world view of "the stupid, the evil and the corrupt". Moshe Ivgy's movie takes place in a futuristic Tel Aviv where he has purposefully over-exaggerated the negative stereotypes of the city in order to give a critique ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011