Search Film and Videos

  • Film, Video
    The golden cage
    Nefes Ts'erḳesi homiyah Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Four thousand Circassians, exiled from Eastern Europe, live in Israel today. Concentrated in two villages around the Golan Heights, jealously safeguarding their unique traditions, this small ethnic community is facing serious challenges to its identity. Their story is seen through the eyes of a single young man, and a single young woman as they try to fulfill their family's expectations: to marry and raise ...
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    ha-Bayit bi-reḥov Betsalʼel the House on Bezalel street
    הבית ברחוב בצלאל the House on Bezalel street / | House on Bezalel street Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    A short movie, presenting the history of a Schatz family, from the creation of the school of Bezalel, by the father of the family, Boris Schatz, till the days of the second generation, Zahara, Louise and Bezalel. The movie was initiated by The Schatz house.
    • Contributor: Tocatly, Gilad - Ruth Diskin Films (Firm) - Lc Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    Lea Koenig's loves
    Ahavoteha shel Liya Ḳenig 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, ...
    • Contributor: Ohaion, Tali - Koenig, Lea - Stolper, Zvi - Bar-Shavit, Shlomo - Gazit, Amit - Young, Eliezer - Harpaz, Ziv - Talia Inspiration Ltd - Israeli Tv Channel 1 - Ḳeren Maḳor Le-Sirṭe Ḳolnoʻa Ṿe-Ṭelevizyah - Ruth Diskin Films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video
    Hitganvut yeḥidim
    התגנבות יחידים / | Infiltration Catalog Record Only
    The story of a culturally and ethnically diverse group of young army recruits as they progress through a special I.D.F. basic training program for non-combat soldiers in 1956.
    • Contributor: Kosashvili, Dover - Adler, Gay - Zehavi, Oz - Denir, Leil - Morano, Hadas - Aloni, Michael - Ben Shimon, Assaf - Yehudai, Ohad - Laor, Yotam - Wolf, Ariel - Ḳenaz, Yehoshuʻa. - Transfax Film Productions - Nmc United Entertainment (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video
    Sabenah
    סבנה / | Sabena hijacking, my version Catalog Record Only
    "On the eighth of May 1972, four hijackers from the Palestinian organization "Black September" took control of Belgian Sabena Flight 571 from Brussels to Tel Aviv. The hijacking marked the beginning of thirty nerve-wracking hours, bounding together fascinating human, military and political drama inside and outside of the plane. "Sabena Hijacking - My Version," presents a cinematic reenactment of the events weaved together with ...
    • Contributor: Saʻar, Rani - Dinnar, Nati - Saʻar, Nati - Zonder, Moshe - Solomon, Daniel - Glazer, Danor - Navot, Oren - Iskandar, George - Lax, Bobby - Shafrir, Erez ... Saʻar, Rani - Dinnar, Nati - Saʻar, Nati - Zonder, Moshe - Solomon, Daniel - Glazer, Danor - Navot, Oren - Iskandar, George - Lax, Bobby - Shafrir, Erez - United King Films (Firm) - Nmc United Entertainment (Firm) - Keshet Broadcasting - Gilad Productions (Firm) - Dna Productions - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2015
  • Film, Video
    Raḳasah Rakasa
    רקאסה Rakasa / Catalog Record Only
    These women live with the glory of being a dancer and the applause of the audience all the while struggling against the acute objection to their profession. They must often deal with contemptible treatment all because theirs is deemed an inappropriate profession for a respectable and honest woman. As if taken from Arabian Nights, the film presents, image upon image, the lives of these ...
    • Contributor: Rubin, Iris - Go2films (Firm) - Lc Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    Teluyim ba-aṿir Freeflow
    תליים באוויר Freeflow / | Freeflow | Free flow Catalog Record Only
    A mother of six in a provincial town, fighting with courage and wisdom to keep her family together despite the harsh violence against her from her abusive husband, and her eldest son who stands by her side.
    • Contributor: Kats, Rami A. - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video
    On hold Catalog Record Only A Palestinian Arab couple, Rokaya Sabbah, the director and her partner, are considering leaving Israel for a better life in Barcelona, Spain. A quirky, complex and touching story that reveals the unique dilemma faced by many Israeli Arabs - caught between twin identities and mixed allegiances, the decision to stay or to go unearths the deep contradictions of life in Israel.
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    Bridge over the Wadi
    Gesher ʻal ha-ṿadi Catalog Record Only
    "In 2004, two years after the resurge of the Second Intifada riots, a group of Arab and Jewish parents decide to establish a joint bi-national, bi-lingual school in the Arab Ara village, a village in Israel's Wadi. Some fierce debates preceded the opening of the school in September of that year. Although the initiative was idealistic and noble, the reality of it was that ...
    • Contributor: Heymann, Tomer - Heymann, Barak - Ben-Gal, Lavi - Soorani, Eli - Hattab, Raafat - Heymann Brothers Films - Go2films (Firm) - Lc Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    Greetings from Israel at 53 : Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Minister of Foreign Affairs Shimon Peres
    Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Minister of Foreign Affairs Shimon Peres Catalog Record Only
    No title appears on video; title from videocassette housing and box. Appearing: Ariel Sharon, Shimon Peres. On videocassette housing and box: Israel Broadcast Service, Digital Generation Systems. These may or may not be production companies. In English. Sources used: videocassette housing and box. Received: 12/12/2001 from African/Middle Eastern Acquisitions Section; viewing copy; exchange; Embassy of Israel Collection.
    • Contributor: Sharon, Ariel - Peres, Shimon - Embassy of Israel Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2001
  • Film, Video
    Haḳafot.
    הקפות /
    • Contributor: Gilat, Li.
    • Date: 2015
  • Film, Video
    Geṭ : ha-mishpaṭ shel Ṿiṿiʼan Amsalem = Gett
    גט : המשפט של ויויאן אמסלם = Gett / | Gett Catalog Record Only
    "In Israel there is neither civil marriage nor civil divorce. Only rabbis can legitimate a marriage or its dissolution. But this dissolution is only possible with full consent from the husband, who in the end has more power than the judges. Viviane Amsalem has been applying for divorce for three years. But her husband Elisha will not agree. His cold intransigence, Viviane's determination to ...
    • Contributor: Elkabetz, Ronit - Elkabetz, Shlomi - Bigger, Efrat - Abkarian, Simon - ʻamrani, Gavi - Hallak, Bassel - Alexis, Joelle - Lapoirie, Jeanne - 2bg Films - Bate Ḳolnoʻa Lev - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014
  • Film, Video
    ʻIṿaron
    ‏עיוורון‏ 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.
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    ha-Bishof she-hitsil yeled Yehudi
    ‏הבישוף שהציל ילד יהודי. | Sirṭe "Nitsotsot shel ḳedushah" magishim Catalog Record Only
    In Hebrew. Received: 11/22/2011 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; purchase; LC Collection.
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video
    Chaos within = Mul ha-tohu she-bah
    Chaos within = מול התוהו שבה / | Mul ha-tohu she-bah. Catalog Record Only
    "Yannai's mother, Faiga, a Holocaust survivor, who at the age of 45 married Rabbi Ashlag, aging 85. He taught her the secrets of Kabbalah and thereafter passed away. Since then Faiga tries to save the world from self-annihilation. Yet every birthday, she herself has to withhold from her desire to disintegrate into threads of chaos. Faigai wanted Yannai to be the Messiah and help ...
    • Contributor: Lein, Yannai Jacob - Biegeleisen, Sylvain - Zen Productions (Firm) - Go2films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2015
  • Film, Video
    Neshef beḥirot 2004. Catalog Record Only In Hebrew. LC also holds a DVD viewing copy of this title; copies have not been compared for content. On note affixed to container: Levinson; cannot determine relationship to film. Not viewed. Sources used: label on videocassette housing; OCLC record no.61888594.
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    Palestine for beginners Presentation before a live audience, which serves as an introduction to the Arab-Israeli conflict, highlighting the key historical and current events, and the characters and motivations behind the ongoing crisis.
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    Here I learned to love = Poh lamadeti le-ehov /
    ‏Here I learned to love =‏ ‏פה למדתי לאהוב /‏ | Poh lamadeti le-ehov Catalog Record Only
    "Standing near the Western Wall in Jerusalem Avner says: 'This is the moment when I claim victory over the Nazis.' Two brothers, three mothers, a saga shrouded in fog for almost six decades. The unique narrative of a voyage tracing the roots of a shadowy past, unclear and confusing, even to those involved. Brothers Avner and Itzik live in Israel. As toddlers, their lives ...
    • Contributor: Angel, Avi - Lax, Bobby - Barak, Tami - Weinberg, Izhak - Ruth Diskin Films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video
    Serugim.
    סרוגים. | Srugim (Knitted) Catalog Record Only
    First season of the television series about a group of single, Israeli Modern Orthodox Jews in Jerusalem.
    • Contributor: Deevon, Havvah - Shapira, Eliʻezer - Aroch, Jonathan - Barḳai, Diḳlah - Sharoni, Yaʻel. - Sharon, Ṭali - Knoller, Ohad - Tamam, ʻamos - Faʼusṭer, Sharon - Klein, Ron ... Deevon, Havvah - Shapira, Eliʻezer - Aroch, Jonathan - Barḳai, Diḳlah - Sharoni, Yaʻel. - Sharon, Ṭali - Knoller, Ohad - Tamam, ʻamos - Faʼusṭer, Sharon - Klein, Ron - Shweky, Ram - Abot-Barkai Productions - Talisma Productions - Nmc United Entertainment (Firm) - Yes (Television Network : Israel) - Lc Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    Resise ahavah
    ‏רסיסי אהבה‏ | Resisey ahavah | Obsession Catalog Record Only
    "1968. A woman's journey into self-destruction, humiliation, and violence, as a result of her husband's infidelity. The story takes place in an old Sephardic neighborhood in Jerusalem and is told through the eyes of six-year-old Micha who does not speak one word yet sees everything. Malka uses every available method to win back her husband, from consultations with rabbis to witchcraft. As her mental ...
    • Contributor: Nissimoff, Riki Shelach - Notrika, Nisim - Lazarov, Yehezkel - Amsalem, Raimond - Vinograd, Itay - Lubliner, Dory - Gedaliah, Amir - Ederi, Moshe - Ederi, Leʼon. - United King Films (Firm) - Nmc United Entertainment (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video
    20 ha-seraṭim ha-nivḥarim 1991-2011
    20 הסרטים הנבחרים 1991-2011 / | ʻEśrim ha-seraṭim ha-nivḥarim | 20 best shorts | Sam Spiegel Film School 20 best shorts Catalog Record Only
    "The 20 Best Shorts DVD is the flagship project marking the Sam Spiegel School's 20th anniversary [in 2009. An international jury convened to select the school's 20 best shorts.] Their final decision resulted in the selection of the leading 21 films (as the last two came in as a tie)."--Booklet.
    • Contributor: Shoval, Tom - Lavi, Ṭalyah - Rosenberg, Dani - Berodsḳi, Rodeḳon - Brezis, Mikhal - Ḥoḥah, Zeldah - Bin-Nun, ʻoded - Ḳedan, Elʻad - Ḳayam, Yaʻel - Liphshitz, Sigalit ... Shoval, Tom - Lavi, Ṭalyah - Rosenberg, Dani - Berodsḳi, Rodeḳon - Brezis, Mikhal - Ḥoḥah, Zeldah - Bin-Nun, ʻoded - Ḳedan, Elʻad - Ḳayam, Yaʻel - Liphshitz, Sigalit - Merav, ʻeran - ʻamrani, Sharon - Bergman, Nir - Leṿi, ʻomri - Daṿidoff, Oded - Ofek, David - Fridenberg, Binyamin - Gal, Nadav - Lapid, Nadav - Levari, Naʻomi - Rasin, Maʻayan - Tseler, Shai - Bet Ha-Sefer Le-Ḳolnoʻa Ule-Ṭeleṿizyah - Yerushalayim - Lc Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video
    Sheikh Mourad
    Bet ha-ḳevarot shel Sheiḥ Murad | Story of Sheikh Morad cemetery Catalog Record Only
    "The story of Sheikh Mourad cemetery. The cemetery is at least 500 years old - It served the Arab population that was expelled from Tel Aviv. The story of the place is a story of exclusion which is broad and multi-layered. Through the movie -the silent voice of the cemetery we will be heard: family members whose loved ones were buried in old days, ...
    • Contributor: Maʻoz, Roʻi - Go2films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
  • Film, Video
    Land for the nomads Catalog Record Only Some 27,000 Bedouins live in roadside shacks where Jewish settlements have mushroomed up all along the desert limiting the Bedouins' nomadic way of life. This film follows an unusual man as he struggles on behalf of this disenfranchised people.
    • Contributor: Lecker, Shlomo - Pelham, Lipika - Wedidi, Dina El. - Lipnic Films - Ruth Diskin Films (Firm) - Lc Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video
    I had a dream
    ʻAl kanfe ha-yonah Catalog Record Only
    The film tells the story of Yona Bugale, born into the isolated Jewish community in Ethiopia, whose life work culminated in Operation Solomon when 15,000 men, women and children were airlifted from Ethiopia to Israel.
    • Contributor: Germay, Tezeta - Shagrir, Micha - Tapuz Communication - Ruth Diskin Films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    ha-Ganenet
    הגננת / | Kindergarten Teacher
    • Contributor: Lapid, Nadav
    • Date: 2014