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A SCENE from  ‘The Wolfpack.'
Film festivals stream Israeli movies

The organizers of the festival want to emphasize that Docu Stream is meant to complement and not to replace Docaviv, which has been rescheduled for September.

Shira Haas (left) and Alena Yiv from the movie, Asia
Israeli actress Shira Haas wins Best Actress award at Tribeca Festival

Israeli actress Shira Haas won the award for Best Actress in an International Narrative Feature Film or her performance in the film, Asia, by Ruthy Pribar.

John Benjamin Hickey (right) and Niv Nissim are set to star in the Tel Aviv-based film Sublet from I
Eytan Fox’s ‘Sublet’ to have its Tribeca premiere online

Late last week, the festival announced that it would go on, in an online version, with juries awarding prizes although the films cannot be screened for an audience.

‘The Last Sermon’ Wins Prix de l’Espoir at Tunisian Film Festival

Iyad Al-Dajani: ‘Reconciliation is missing element in search for Mideast peace’

By FELICE FRIEDSON/THE MEDIA LINE
10/03/2020
A scene from The Last Stage
Berlin Film Festival features rare films about the Holocaust

In 2007, the Silver Bear Alfred Bauer Prize was awarded to Israeli director Joseph Cedar for Beaufort. Soon as this report became public, the festival announced his would not be named on the award.

Improbable Jewish-German Film Festival publishes book celebrating 25 years

Maoz opens up about how this film was inspired by the hour in which he thought (incorrectly) that his daughter had been aboard a bus that was blown up by a suicide bomber in Tel Aviv.

VIEWERS ENJOY a screening during the Cinema Italia, 2018 at the Cinemateque Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv film festival celebrates Israel through foreign eyes

The Tel Aviv Cinematheque is putting these movies front and center with its festival, Out Looking In: Israel in the Eyes of Foreign Directors, which runs from January 6-31.

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US film festivals next month spotlight Israeli movies

Most of these films will be released in the US at some point, but you can see them before that at these festivals, and often in the company of their directors.

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TA Human Rights Film Festival pays tribute to peace activist

The Solidarity Tel Aviv Human Rights Film Festival features three events examining the cinematic works of writer and director Amos Kenan

By STEVEN GANOT/THE MEDIA LINE
06/12/2019
A SCENE FROM ‘Gaza,’ being screened at the Sundance Film Festival
Gaza Human Rights Film Festival revives Palestinian cinema

Despite last-minute venue cancellation, the Red Carpet festival brings cinema to a Gaza street and the message "I am human" to the world

By SANAA ALSWERKY/THE MEDIA LINE
06/12/2019
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