25th Israel Film Festival

Catch critically acclaimed films at the 25th Israel Film Festival from
24 August – 3 September 2017 at The Projector.

Also check out classic films at The Arts House from 8 – 10 September 2017.

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A QUIET HEART PG
A QUIET HEART is set on the fault line between religious conservatives and secular liberals in contemporary Israel.
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PAST LIFE NC16
A profoundly moving film set in 1977 Jerusalem, where two sisters, the daughters of Holocaust survivors, investigate a taboo topic
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THE WRITER
(EPISODES 1-5) PG13
An autobiographical series from the creator of the award-winning comedy Arab Labor, Sayed Kashua.
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THE WRITER
(EPISODES 6-10) PG13
An autobiographical series from the creator of the award-winning comedy Arab Labor, Sayed Kashua.
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IN BETWEEN M18
A compelling dramedy depicting the rarely before seen lives of three Palestinian-Israeli protagonists.
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SAND STORM PG
A mesmerising debut feature by the talented director Elite Zexer.
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HUMMUS! THE MOVIE PG
Three characters, despite their historical and cultural differences, have one thing in common…a passionate love of Hummus!
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UNDRESSING ISRAEL:
GAY MEN IN THE PROMISED LAND R21
In his debut as a documentary filmmaker, adult-film entrepreneur Michael Lucas examines Israel's often overlooked, gay community.
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WEDDING DOLL M18
documentarian Nitzan Gilady’s first narrative feature is a story that grows on the audience and engulfs them into the narrative.
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RONIT ELKABETZ RETROSPECTIVE
TO TAKE A WIFE PG
1979, Viviane, married with three children and is considering divorce, struggles to choose between tradition and inner dreams and desires.
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RONIT ELKABETZ RETROSPECTIVE
BAND’S VISIT NC16
Eight Egyptian musicians who comprise the Alexandria Ceremonial Police Orchestra arrive by mistake in a small town in Israel's Negev Desert.
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BENEATH THE HELMET PG
A coming-of-age story which follows the journey of five Israeli high school graduates who are drafted into the army to defend their country.
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WOMEN'S BALCONY PG
A story about the members of a small Mizrahi synagogue in Jerusalem, and how the women are – gradually – empowered.
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