Tag: Israel

HARMONIA (Israel)

HARMONIA is a modern adaptation of the mythological triangle between the childless Abraham and Sarah and young Hagar. Sarah is the harpist of the Jerusalem Philharmonic; Abraham is its almighty conductor. When Hagar, a young horn player from East Jerusalem …

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THE TESTAMENT (Israel)

Based upon a book and facts, THE TESTAMENT is about Yoel, a meticulous historian, in the midst of a widely covered legal battle with powerful forces in Austria, concerning a brutal massacre of Jews that took place toward the end

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SABENA HIJACKING- MY VERSION (Israel)

 

Coachella Valley Premiere

SABENA HIJACKING: MY VERSION is a nerve-racking reenactment of a true story.  On May 8, 1972, the Palestinian group Black September seized control of Sabena Flight 971 shortly after takeoff from Vienna en route to Tel …

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FEVER AT DAWN (Israel/Hungary)

COACHELLA VALLEY PREMIERE

Based on the novel of the true story of writer/director Péter Gárdos’ parents, FEVER AT DAWN journals an unlikely love affair between two Hungarian Holocaust survivors recuperating in Sweden.  Twenty-five year old Miklós has been given six …

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CLOSED SEASON /ENDE DER SCHONZEIT (Germany)

Bruno, a young German entomology student, travels to an Israeli kibbutz, but he is not seeking a romantic experience in the young Zionist state, nor will he make any scientific discoveries. Before her death, Bruno’s mother told him to deliver …

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NAOMI / HITPARTZUT X (Israel, France)

COACHELLA VALLEY PREMIERE

Ilan Ben Natan, a 58-year-old Astrophysics Professor, is obsessively in love with his young wife, Naomi. When Ilan discovers that his deepest fears have come true – Naomi has a lover – he is unable to control …

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ZAYTOUN (Feature – Israel, UK) & LUCY (Short)

Coachella Valley Premiere – Sneak Preview ZAYTOUN Showing with short “LUCY” –  Guest, Libby Blood, Director/Writer

In 1982, amid the Lebanese Civil War, Israeli pilot Yoni (Stephen Dorff) is shot down over Beirut and is taken prisoner by inhabitants of …

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OUT IN THE DARK (Israel)

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Coachella Valley Premiere – One Time Screening Special Guest – Writer/Director Michael Mayer

Two young men, a Palestinian grad student and an Israeli lawyer, played by Nicholas Jacob and Michael Aloni, meet and fall in love amidst personal and political …

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