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    Sipur ḳayits Catalog Record Only

    The film is set in the early 80's in the heat of the first war with Lebanon (also called the Sinai war). Summer Story is a charming tale of a young boy named Gal (Kosta Kaplan) who is the mail boy in a small village in Israel. On his daily routes he befriends Chaya (Aya Stienovitz) a 19 year old girl with a heart ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    No full stop Catalog Record Only

    "Israeli journalist Shlomo Slutzky returns home to Argentina to cover the trial of General Menendez, charged with murder during the 1970s dictatorship. The professional reporting assignment for Israeli television soon leads Shlomo on a personal journey through Argentina, Spain and Israel, re-tracing the footsteps of his old friends from the Jewish movement, friends who chose to join the guerilla forces[.] ... Many of these ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
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    Eye witness, 60 years ʻEd reʼiyah, 60 shanah / Catalog Record Only

    Israel, as envisioned through the lens of the internationally acclaimed photographer David Rubinger, the laureate of the Israeli Award for Photography. Rubinger began his career in 1947 and has since documented famous leaders and exciting characters, witnessing the dramatic events that occurred in Israel over the past 60 years. In the film, Rubinger travels back to the places and people he photographed over the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    Aviv be-Erets Yiśraʼel : film be-arbaʻ ḥalaḳim / Catalog Record Only

    Originally produced in 1928 under the title Frühling in Palästina with German captions, by Ḳeren ha-yesod and Ḳeren Ḳayemet le-Yiśraʼel. Cinematograher,Y. Ben Dov, photograhed Israel in 1929 ; translation of the German version, Natan Gros; directors, Yosef Ben Oz, Yaʻaḳov Ben Dov; editing, Vili Prager, Ets Makaner; music, Eli Aharoni. viewing copy; Received: 04/02/2009 from African/Middle Eastern Acquisitions Section; gift ; LC Collection. Captions ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    The underground in the tunnel of time ha-Maḥtarot be-minheret ha-zeman / Catalog Record Only

    DVD. NTSC. Written and directed by Benjamin Ohry ; produced by S. Y. Production, Bitton Yehuda In Hebrew with English subtitles. Received: 9/24/2013 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; purchase; LC Collection. המחתרות במנהרת הזמן / סרטו של בני עורי.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    Meragel ha-shampanyah The champagne spy / Catalog Record Only

    "Oded Gur-Arie was born in Israel, and as he was growing up in the 1960's, his father would frequently go away on business trips for weeks on end, with little warning of when he would be coming or going ... [when] Ze'ev Gur-Arie moved to Paris with his wife and son ... he told young Oded what he did for a living -- he ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Siyur mudrakh ba-Ḥevron Catalog Record Only

    Israeli soldiers discuss the treatment they were ordered to carry out against Palestinians in the West Bank town of Hebron.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    Teḳumah 50 ha-shanim ha-rishonot : 1948-1998 ; sidrah tiʻudit hisṭorit bat 22 peraḳim / Catalog Record Only

    An historical documentary series on the first fifty years of the State of Israel.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Śenuʼim u-menudim : redifat ha-Yehudim be-Germanyah ha-Natsit, 1933-1938 / Catalog Record Only

    Deals with the persecution of Jews in Nazi Germany between the years 1933-1938, from Hitler's coming to power through Kristallnacht. Includes the testimony of witnesses who were teenagers at the time.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1997
  • Śenuʼim u-menudim : redifat ha-Yehudim be-Germanyah ha-Natsit, 1933-1938 /

    Deals with the persecution of Jews in Nazi Germany between the years 1933-1938, from Hitler's coming to power through Kristallnacht. Includes the testimony of witnesses who were teenagers at the time.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1997
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    Shuv zoraḥat shemesh / Catalog Record Only

    The story of Holocaust survivors in Poland in the years 1946-1949 based on the films of Nathan Gross and Shaul Goskind. Shows the efforts of the Zionist movements, the Joint Jewish Distribution Committee and the Polish government to revive Jewish communal and cultural life. Includes rare footage of the uncovering of Emanuel Ringelblum's journal under the ruins of the Warsaw Ghetto in which he ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Hisṭoryah shel ha-kolnoaʻ ha-Yisreʼeli a history of Israeli cinema / Catalog Record Only

    Weaves together clips from more than 70 years of Israeli film with commentary from filmmakers, scholars, and critics.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    Dear Edmond Catalog Record Only

    Goren films daily life on Rothschild Boulevard, Tel Aviv where he and some of his family live. During this time of filming Amit Goren and his wife are awaiting the birth of triplets. The film goes back and forth between segments of Tel Aviv life with interviews of residents of the boulevard who talk about the early days of the city and close, personal ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Independence for a day Catalog Record Only

    "A personal and national journey into the cultural, social and historical landscape of ourselves, as it examines the distinctions between the (Israeli) founders' intentions and the result, encounters figures who are part of this landscape and attempts to create an image for remembrance of a state on a day." -- Container.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2003
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    Go in peace, rain Catalog Record Only

    The Film " Go in Peace, Rain " is a journey following the metamorphosis of one Jewish melody, an ancient prayer of parting from the rain - "Who Brings The Dew"- and following its many incarnations [throughout Europe and America] which bring it to its final dramatic stance- to be the anthem of the State of Israel"--Synopsis on Ruth Diskin Marketing & Distribution website.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Shimʻon Ifargan = Shimon Ifargan / Catalog Record Only

    This documentary tells the story of an Israeli soldier, Shimon Ifargan, who was killed in action in the 1982 Operation Peace for Galilee.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1983
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    Pi ha-mered = Flames in the ashes / Catalog Record Only

    Using testimony of eyewitnesses and recently discovered footage, this documentary explores the many ways in which Jews resisted the Nazis. The voices of those who survived the horrors of the Holocaust tell the stories of Jewish resistance in Europe before and during World War II, from participation in national partisan movements to individual acts of bravery and sacrifice, such as the uprising in the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1986
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    Waltz with Bashir Catalog Record Only

    "Based on the true story of director Ari Folman, an Israeli army veteran who realises he can remember nothing of the 1982 Lebanon War in which he fought, the film charts his journey to uncover the secrets of the past." -- Container.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Displaced the bad boys of the Exodus = ha-Ḥol ṿeha-yam / Catalog Record Only

    The Bad Boys of the Exodus is the filmed account of a formidable intimacy, carefully built, between these two solitary "heroes" who played a significant role in the creation of the State of Israel. On 11 July 1947, the EXODUS 1947, a worn out boat sold as scrap, sailed from a little port in the South of France with 4,515 'Displaced Jewish Refugees' on ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    Leh grand ʻaḳshan Sipur she-matḥil bi-sefinah she-ṭavʻah / Catalog Record Only

    The true story of Grisha Starosta, a Jewish refugee during World War II (and the great-grandfather of filmmaker Ron Goldman). He journeyed twice to the land of Israel. First as a young pioneer, an ardent Zionist in search of a dream. The second time, as a middle class businessman determined to save his wife and two daughters from the horrors of the Second World ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2003
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    A treasure in Auschwitz / Catalog Record Only

    A young Israeli, Yariv Nornberg, is captivated by the story of buried Jewish artifacts in the Polish town of Oswiecim, next to the infamous Auschwitz extermination camp. He organizes an archaeological excavation to unearth the treasure.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    ʻOfot ha-ḥol Phoenixes / Catalog Record Only

    "Phoenixes tells the profound and moving stories of seven Shoah survivors who have played a significant role in the development of Israeli society. The contributions of the survivors to modern Israel are invaluable: Israel would not look, sound, taste and feel the way it does without their work. The optimism in the stories of the survivors is palpable, and it provides fresh insight into ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Till we have built Jerusalem Yesh melekh bi-Yerushalayim / Catalog Record Only

    "A story of the birth of the new Jerusalem, an ancient oriental city which has rare footage of the City of Peace from the early twentieth century on. The scenes are touching, tender, terrible, but also unexpectedly intimate, the way home movies are. This is due to the primitive camera technology which renders major historical figures in a slightly jerky, amateur manner. This film ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Ḳehilot Shpayer, Ṿorms, Mints / Catalog Record Only

    This documentary presents the history of the Jewish communities of Speyer, Worms and Mainz in Germany during the Middle Ages.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1980
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    Kleiner Rudy Catalog Record Only

    " Rudy Wolff, an eighty-five-year-old Holocaust survivor, invites his granddaughter, director of the film, to join him in visiting his German birthplace. Once there, Wolff meets his childhood friends, giving us a first-hand glimpse into the after effects of the Holocaust, such as how do Germans deal with their past? How do Jews handle forgiveness and reconciliation? Is it in fact possible to accept, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Lea Koenig's loves Catalog Record Only

    "This film follo[w]s the life of the great actress Lea Koenig and tells the story of her dedication for the two loves of her life: acting and her husband Tzvi Shtolper (an actor and director), who was the one who pushed her towards a career in acting. Lea has won many prizes including The Israel Prize, and has played various roles. Tzvi Shtolper supported, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012