The Hebrew Superhero
Hebrew superheroes | Hebrew super hero | Gibor ha-ʻal ha-ʻIvri
"In this rare energetic cinematic treat, filmmakers Shaul Betser and Asaf Galay trace the little-known history of Israeli comics--from the medium's humble and messy roots to the modern day characters created by ...
Galay, Asaf - Betser, Shaul - Antenna Productions (Firm : Israel) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
" 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 ...
ʻOfot ha-ḥol Phoenixes /
עפות החול Phoenixes / | Phoenixes | Phonixes
"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 ...
Hoenig, Yoram - Gil, Zvi - Teitelbaum, Raul - Shagrir, Micha - Tapuz Communications - Ruth Diskin Films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
Lea Koenig's loves
Ahavoteha shel Liya Ḳenig
"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 ...
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)
Eye witness, 60 years ʻEd reʼiyah, 60 shanah /
Eye witness, 60 years עד ראיה, 60 שנה / | ʻEd reʼiyah, 60 shanah
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 ...
A treasure in Auschwitz /
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 ...
Go in peace, rain
Lekh le-shalom geshem
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 ...
Shimʻon Ifargan = Shimon Ifargan /
Shimon Ifargan | Shimon Ifargan and Jonathan Lior
This documentary tells the story of an Israeli soldier, Shimon Ifargan, who was killed in action in the 1982 Operation Peace for Galilee.
The underground in the tunnel of time ha-Maḥtarot be-minheret ha-zeman /
The underground in the tunnel of time המחתרות במנהרת הזמן / | Maḥtarot be-minheret ha-zeman
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; ...
Ohry, Benjamin - Ruth Diskin Films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
Waltz with Bashir
Ṿals im Bashir
"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 ...
סיפור קיץ | Summer story
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 ...
Siyur mudrakh ba-Ḥevron
סיור מודרך בחברון | A guided tour in Hebron / Breaking the Silence | Shovrim shetiḳah
Israeli soldiers discuss the treatment they were ordered to carry out against Palestinians in the West Bank town of Hebron.
No full stop
Sin punto y aparte
"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 ...
Slutzky, Shlomo - Bitton, Yehuda - Israel. Rashut Ha-Shidur - Gesher Film Fund - Cine Argentino (Firm) - Ruth Diskin Films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
Pi ha-mered = Flames in the ashes /
Flames in the ashes | Phei hamered
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 ...
Displaced the bad boys of the Exodus = ha-Ḥol ṿeha-yam /
החול והים. | Bad boys of the Exodus | Bad boys from Exodus
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 ...
Shuv zoraḥat shemesh /
Sun rises again
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 ...
Aviv be-Erets Yiśraʼel : film be-arbaʻ ḥalaḳim /
Frühling in Palästina
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 ...
Meragel ha-shampanyah The champagne spy /
מרגל השמפניה The champagne spy / | Champagne spy
"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 ...
Leh grand ʻaḳshan Sipur she-matḥil bi-sefinah she-ṭavʻah /
לה גראנד עקשן סיפור שמתחיל בספינה שטבעה / | Sipur she-matḥil bi-sefinah she-ṭavʻah | Grand akshan :
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 ...
Independence for a day
ʻAtsmaʼut le-yom eḥad
"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 ...
Carmely, Liviu - Ruth Diskin Films (Firm) - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)