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  • 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
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    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
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    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
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    Kippur / Catalog Record Only During the Yom Kippur war in 1973, two Israeli soldiers face the chaos and carnage of battle.
    • Date: 2000
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    Kadosh / Catalog Record Only Two sisters contend with limitations imposed upon them by a patriarchal, ultra-orthodox society.
    • Date: 2000
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    Munich / Catalog Record Only The story of the secret Israeli squad assigned to track down and assassinate the 11 Palestinians believed to have planned the 1972 Munich massacre of 11 Israeli athletes, and the personal toll this mission of revenge takes on the team and the man who led it.
    • Contributor: Spielberg, Steven - Kennedy, Kathleen - Mendel, Barry - Wilson, Colin - Kushner, Tony - Roth, Eric - Bana, Eric - Craig, Daniel - Hinds, Ciarán - Jonas, George ... Spielberg, Steven - Kennedy, Kathleen - Mendel, Barry - Wilson, Colin - Kushner, Tony - Roth, Eric - Bana, Eric - Craig, Daniel - Hinds, Ciarán - Jonas, George - Universal Pictures (Firm) - Dreamworks Pictures - Amblin Entertainment (Firm) - Kennedy/Marshall Company - Alliance Atlantis (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
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    James' journey to Jerusalem / Catalog Record Only Follows the adventures of James, a devout Christian, making a pilgrimage from his African village to the Holy Land. He becomes part of the migrant labor workforce in Tel Aviv and pursues his religious quest-- until he gets a little taste of fortune by turning the tables on his employers.
    • Date: 2004
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    ʻAjamī Catalog Record Only "Palestinian Scandar Copti and Israeli Yaron Shani collaborated on this independent drama, which examines how the troubled relationship between their countries colors everyday life in the Middle East. Nasri (Fouad Habash) is a teenager whose family is in crisis: his uncle got into an altercation with a local crime boss, and in reprisal, his cousin has been murdered. The shooters, it seems, originally intended ...
    • Contributor: Copti, Scandar - Shani, Yaron - Danon, Mosh - Karathanos, Thanassis - Kabaha, Shahir - Frege, Ibrahim - Habash, Fouad - Naim, Eran - Inosan Productions - Twenty Twenty Vision Filmproduktion - Zdf/Arte (Firm) - Kino International Corporation - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2010
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    The Middle East: the Israeli experience. Catalog Record Only Offers a history of the relationship between the Jewish people and the land of Israel, placing emphasis on the modern struggle of Jews to regain the land of Israel. Explores many aspects of life in Israel today.
    • Date: 1975
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    Shtisel
    שטיסל / | Shtisel : Catalog Record Only
    Shtisel is an Israeli television drama series that follows the storyline of a fictional Orthodox Haredi Jewish family living in the Geula neighborhood of present-day Jerusalem.The first season premiered on Yes Oh June 29, 2013 and the second season aired between October 2015 and January 2016. A third season is planned for 2017.
    • Contributor: Zingman, Alon - Elon, Ori - Indursky, Yehonatan - Barkai, Dikla - Aroch, Jonathan - Abot, Eitan - Glickman, Dovalʹe - Aloni, Michael - Zorer, Ayelet - Gadish, Tamar ... Zingman, Alon - Elon, Ori - Indursky, Yehonatan - Barkai, Dikla - Aroch, Jonathan - Abot, Eitan - Glickman, Dovalʹe - Aloni, Michael - Zorer, Ayelet - Gadish, Tamar - Roth, Roey - Ariel, Gilad - Belleli, Avi - Abot Barkai Productions - Talisman (Firm) - Nmc United Entertainment (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
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    Sharḳiyah = Sharqīyah.
    שרקייה = شرقية. | Sharqiya | Sharqīyah Catalog Record Only
    "Nobody really respects Kamel Najer, the young Bedouin who works as a security guard at the central bus station. Neither his family, nor his colleagues. When the Israeli government threatens to tear down his settlement, he decides to act. Kamel comes up with the plan to stage a bomb attack, which he will then prevent from happening, making him the hero of the day, ...
    • Contributor: Livne, Ami - Ofran, Guy - Shiray, Eyal - Tsahar, Assif - Wadi, Adnan Abu - Alhadi, Maysa Abed - Muhareb, Adnan Abu - Menashe, Eli - Golden Cinema Productions (Firm) - Ez Films - Laila Films (Firm) - Detailfim (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
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    Leṿayah ba-tsohorayim = Funeral at noon
    לוויה בצהריים = Funeral at noon / | Funeral at noon | Levaya Bazaharaim Catalog Record Only
    "A young housewife yearns for human contact in a small, closed-off village"--IMDb.
    • Contributor: Koren, Yeshayahu - Sanderson, Adam - Kredo, Yochanan - Vidor, Hilla - Abarbuch, Matan - Gruber, Meirav - Yanai, Yuval - Gibran, Wisam M. - Hekselman, Nadav - July August Productions - United King Films (Firm) - Nmc United Entertainment (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
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    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
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    Israel : a land of everlasting promise
    Land of everlasting promise Catalog Record Only
    "Embark on an excitng journey to the land of everlasting promise. See Israel from an intimate perspective offered by breathtaking latest aerial photography filmed in stunning high definition quality. Let your spirit soar as you witness the country of Jesus anew and experience this old-new land like never before"--Container.
    • Contributor: Israel. Miśrad Ha-Tayarut - Albatross, Aerial Perspective (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014
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    Israel : an intimate journey to the Holy Land
    Intimate journey to the Holy Land Catalog Record Only
    "Embark on an excitng journey to the land of everlasting promise. See Israel from an intimate perspective offered by breathtaking latest aerial photography filmed in stunning high definition quality. Let your spirit soar as you witness the country of Jesus anew and experience this old-new land like never before"--Container.
    • Contributor: Israel. Miśrad Ha-Tayarut - Albatross, Aerial Perspective (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014
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    A journey of faith : the story of Rabbi Yitzhak Elchanan Gibraltar
    Story of Rabbi Yitzhak Elchanan Gibraltar | Derekh emunah : | Sipuro shel ha-Rav Yitsḥaḳ Elḥanan Gibralṭar Catalog Record Only
    "Rabbi Yitzhak Elchanan Gibraltar was born in 1929 in Kovno, Lithuania, into an ultraorthodox Jewish family. When he was 12 years old the Germans conquered Kovno, and along with his parents, three brothers and other family members, he was sent to the ghetto that was set up in the city. As a young boy Rabbi Gibraltar worked as a courier for the labor office ...
    • Contributor: Aviram, Roni - Meir, Alma - Gibralṭar, Yitsḥaḳ Elḥanan - Nohar Productions (Firm) - Yad Ṿa-Shem, Rashut Ha-Zikaron La-Shoʼah Ṿela-Gevurah - Israel. Minhal Ha-Hasbarah - Transit Film - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
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    Shishah yamim be-yuni
    שישה ימים ביוני / Catalog Record Only
    "In June 2007, the age of 40 years since the Six-Day War drastically changed the face of Israel and the Middle East. Not for nothing called the war as the "watershed" of Israel. There is hardly an event or process that affects our lives ever since that started in June 1967."--From www.iba.org.il/ibadoc/ Israel Broadcasting Authority.
    • Contributor: Ziv, Ilan - Martin-Gousset, Luc - Fichman, Ina - Point Du Jour (Firm) - Instinct Films - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007
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    Bagrut loḥamim = Soldier / citizen
    בגרות לוחמים = Soldier / citizen / | Soldier / citizen Catalog Record Only
    "Toward the end of their military service, young Israelis are given another chance to obtain a school-leaving certificate if they don't have it already. For three consecutive weeks, civic education is the order of the day. In uniform and with their guns always within reach, the students discuss pluralism, discrimination, human rights, the complex definition of the Jewish State and the Israeli-Palestinian confilct. It's ...
    • Contributor: Landsmann, Silvina - Schnaiderovich, Gil - Comino Films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2012
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    Sereṭ ʻim Ḳaterin Denev = a movie with Catherine Deneuve
    סרט עם קתרין דנב / | Movie with Catherine Deneuve Catalog Record Only
    Aspect ratio: 16:9. Title from container. Danny Segev, Rafi Kalmar [and many others]. Editors, Danny Shik, Bruna Tenengauzer ; produced, written and directed by Omri Yavin. In Hebrew, Russian, French, English and Arabic with Hebrew and English subtitles. Sources used: video container; israelfilmacademy.co.il website, February 13, 2017. Received 2017-02-13 from AMED; purchase ; Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress) הפקה, עמרי ...
    • Contributor: Yavin, ʻomri - Śegev, Dani - Kalmar, Rafii - Shiḳ, Dani - Tenengauzer, Bruna - Shtainberg, Klaudio - Rolland , Ronit - Memushe Afaḳot - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2015
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    Hotline
    Hoṭlain Catalog Record Only
    "Hotline for Refugees and Migrants, a small Tel Aviv based NGO, works around the clock. The activists, most of them women, look after the rights of people without papers, give them legal advice, deal with government bureaucracy and promote public campaigns for their cause. The camera catapults us right into the midst of action. The activists are often attacked both verbally and physically. The ...
    • Contributor: Landsmann, Silvina - Schnaiderovich, Gil - Bardet, Pierre-Olivier - Comino Films (Firm) - Idéale Audience International - Go2films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2015
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    Tiḳim meha-sanegoryah
    תיקים מהסנגוריה / | Tikim MeHaSanegoria | Defense files Catalog Record Only
    in Hebrew. Title from container. Sources used: video container. edb.co.il, hcinema.org.il websites, February 13, 2017. Received 2017-02-13 from AMED; purchase ; Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress) "באופן תקדימי בישראל, לצורך צילומי הסידרה, הוסר חיסיון עורך דין-לקוח, והנאשמים והסנגורים מופיעים בפנים חשופות. בכל אחד מששת פרקי הסידרה, מוצגים שלושה תיקים שונים, שמייצרים דרמות מרתקות, הזויות, מפחידות ומרגשות, מהן ניתן ללמוד על ...
    • Contributor: Goldberg, Moish - Goldman, Amikam - Kedem, Daniel - Atzmor, Liran - Yes Docu (Firm : Israel) - ʻatsmor Hafaḳot - Go2films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014
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    ha-Ḥaverim shel Yanah
    החברים של יאנה / | Yana's Friends Catalog Record Only
    "Three parallel stories of immigrants in Tel Aviv during the Gulf War and about coming together while sealed in a room during the Scud attacks"--IMDb.
    • Contributor: Ḳaplan, Ari - Bikel , Anat - Levinson, Moshe - Rozenbaum, Marek - Sabag, Uri - Levy, Nir - Kaplun, Evelyn - Ben Ari , Shmil - Benjamin, Avi - Belonogov, Valentin - Globus-United (Firm) - United King Films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1999
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    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
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    Ṿe-im naniaḥ, le-regaʻ, she-yesh Elohim = Let's assume, for a moment, that God exists
    ואם נניח, לרגע, שיש אלוהים = Let's assume, for a moment, that God exists / | Let's assume, for a moment, that God exists Catalog Record Only
    "A documentary is a desperate attempt to document that which cannot be documented. Heresy thoughts of a veteran documentarian. A neighborhood in the city of Ramat Gan. A grocer, a watchmaker, dancers, sheep, a hairdresser, a furious prophet and more. Real? Staged? Fragmentary - like cell phone chats, like TV broadcasts, like life itself. Finally someone asks - Is God counting us again? Has ...
    • Contributor: Loevy, Ram - Hofman, Ṭalyah - Poznanski, Amit - Bellaiche, Philippe - Ram Loevy Communication Ltd - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
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    Aba sheli, Yaʻaḳov Shabtai = My father, Yaakov Shabtai
    אבא שלי, יעקב שבתאי = My father, Yaakov Shabtai / | My father, Yaakov Shabtai Catalog Record Only
    "The day after my father died, the following announcement appeared in the press: 'Author Yaakov Shabtai died of a heart attack at his home in Tel Aviv. He is survived by his wife and two daughters, both students'. I was just eight months old at the time, but the news item didn't recognize my existence. Whoever wrote it probably preferred not to mention that ...
    • Contributor: Shabtai, Noʻah - Goldman, Ron - Bernstein, Arik - Portal, Itzik - Alma Films - Third Ear (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014