Most Popular Hebrew-Language Feature Films
A Tale of Love and Darkness
A drama based on the memoir of Amos Oz, a writer, journalist, and advocate of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Dir: Natalie Portman With: Natalie Portman, Makram Khoury, Shira Haas Drama 95 mins.
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
In Israel there is neither civil marriage nor civil divorce. Only rabbis can legitimate a marriage or its dissolution... Dir: Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz With: Ronit Elkabetz, Simon Abkarian, Gabi Amrani Drama 115 mins.
Out in the Dark
A drama centered on the love affair between two men on opposite sites of the Mid-East conflict: Palestinian student Nimer and Roy, an Israeli lawyer. Dir: Michael Mayer With: Nicholas Jacob, Michael Aloni, Jamil Khoury Drama | Romance 96 mins.
The Farewell Party
Residents of a retirement home build a machine for self-euthanasia in order to help their terminally ill friend, though they are faced with a series of dilemmas when rumors of the machine begin to spread. Dir: Tal Granit, Sharon Maymon With: Ze'ev Revach, Levana Finkelstein, Aliza Rosen Comedy | Drama 95 mins.
Big Bad Wolves
A series of brutal murders puts the lives of three men on a collision course: The father of the latest victim now out for revenge... Dir: Aharon Keshales, Navot Papushado With: Lior Ashkenazi, Rotem Keinan, Tzahi Grad Crime | Thriller 110 mins.
The movie follows a group of young friends in the city of Tel Aviv and is as much a love song to the... Dir: Eytan Fox With: Ohad Knoller, Yousef 'Joe' Sweid, Daniella Wircer Comedy | Drama | Romance 90 mins.
Yossi & Jagger
Romance blooms between two soldiers (Knoller, Levi) stationed in an Israeli outpost on the Lebanese border. Dir: Eytan Fox With: Ohad Knoller, Yehuda Levi, Assi Cohen Drama | Romance | War 65 mins.
Tamar, 35, a beautiful young woman, lives alone with her two daughters. She can't restrain her sexual... Dir: Hagar Ben-Asher With: Hagar Ben-Asher, Ishai Golan, Icho Avital Drama 87 mins.
An estranged couple receives an unexpected visitor who throws everything in their family off balance. Dir: Jonathan Sagall With: Dafna Rechter, Jonathan Sagall, Shmil Ben Ari Drama 103 mins.
In Tel Aviv, six friends who are appalled by the Israeli entry in the UniverSong competition record their own song on a mobile phone, then are shocked to learn their recording is selected as Israel's entry for next year's competition. Dir: Eytan Fox With: Dana Ivgy, Keren Berger, Yael Bar-Zohar Comedy | Music 92 mins.