Israeli movies

Israeli (and sometimes Jewish theme) movies I saw and probably (otherwise forgotten) liked... ;-)
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1.
Lemon Tree (2008)
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The story of a Palestinian widow who must defend her lemontree field when a new Israeli Defense Minister moves next to her and threatens to have her lemon grove torn down. (106 mins.)
Director: Eran Riklis
 
2.
Kadosh (1999)
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Two sisters become victims of the patriarchal, ultra-orthodox society. (110 mins.)
Director: Amos Gitai
 
3.
Ajami (2009)
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Ajami is the religiously mixed community of Muslims and Christians in Tel Aviv. These are five stories about the everyday life in Ajami. (124 mins.)
 
4.
Another Way (2009 Documentary)
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NOA was chosen to sing at the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest. Away from the Israeli public eye NOA, is... (75 mins.)
Director: Yariv Mozer
Stars: Noa
“ Saw this at screening in DOK, Public Library Delft. ” - dutchclick
 
5.
The Band's Visit (2007)
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A band comprised of members of the Egyptian police force head to Israel to play at the inaugural ceremony of an Arab arts center, only to find themselves lost in the wrong town. (87 mins.)
Director: Eran Kolirin
 
6.
Beaufort (2007)
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The story of a group of Israeli soldiers stationed in an outpost prior to the withdrawal of forces of 2000. (131 mins.)
Director: Joseph Cedar
 
7.
Broken Wings (2002)
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Daphne and her four children try to cope with the abrupt death of husband/father. As the family seems to fall apart, a sudden incident gives them a chance to heal their 'broken wings'. (87 mins.)
Director: Nir Bergman
 
8.
The Bubble (2006)
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The movie follows a group of young friends in the city of Tel Aviv and is as much a love song to the... (90 mins.)
Director: Eytan Fox
 
9.
Eyes Wide Open (2009)
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A married, Orthodox, Jerusalem butcher and Jewish father of four falls in love with his handsome, 22-year-old male apprentice, triggering the suspicions of his wife and the disapproval of his Orthodox community. (91 mins.)
Director: Haim Tabakman
 
10.
I Shot My Love (2009 Documentary)
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Seventy years after his grandfather escapes from Nazi Germany to Palestine, Israeli documentary director... (56 mins.)
Director: Tomer Heymann
“ Saw this at Cinematheque Tel Aviv ” - dutchclick
 
11.
James' Journey to Jerusalem (2003)
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During his journey to Jerusalem young James learns the meaning of being Israeli. (91 mins.)
 
12.
Lebanon (2009)
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During the First Lebanon War in 1982, a lone tank and a paratroopers platoon are dispatched to search a hostile town. (93 mins.)
Director: Samuel Maoz
 
13.
Tehilim (2007)
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A family in Jerusalem is torn apart by the mysterious disappearance of their father after a tragic car accident. (96 mins.)
 
14.
Walk on Water (2004)
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Following the suicide of his wife, an Israeli intelligence agent is assigned to befriend the grandchildren of a Nazi war criminal. (103 mins.)
Director: Eytan Fox
 
15.
Waltz with Bashir (2008 Documentary)
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An Israeli film director interviews fellow veterans of the 1982 invasion of Lebanon to reconstruct his own memories of his term of service in that conflict. (90 mins.)
Director: Ari Folman
 
16.
Yossi & Jagger (2002)
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Romance blooms between two soldiers (Knoller, Levi) stationed in an Israeli outpost on the Lebanese border. (65 mins.)
Director: Eytan Fox
 
17.
Noodle (2007)
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At thirty-seven, Miri is a twice-widowed, El Al flight attendant. Her well-regulated existence is suddenly... (90 mins.)
Director: Ayelet Menahemi
 
18.
Close to Home (2005)
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Rebellious and outgoing Smadar can't stand types like Mirit. Mirit, introverted and frightened, keeps away from the likes of Smadar... (98 mins.)
 
19.
The Assassin Next Door (2009)
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A woman forced to work for the Russian Mafia as an assassin agrees to help her next-door neighbor kill her abusive husband. (102 mins.)
Director: Danny Lerner
 
20.
The Invisible Men (2012 Documentary)
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An untold side of the Israeli- Palestinian Conflict: gay Palestinians - Louie, Abdu and Fares - are hiding in Tel Aviv, and until they escape, they must remain 'the invisible men'. (68 mins.)
Director: Yariv Mozer
 
21.
Life in Stills (2011 Documentary)
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A photo shop owner and her grandson join forces to save the shop and the nearly one million negatives that document Israel's defining moments. (60 mins.)
Director: Tamar Tal
 
22.
Miral (2010)
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A drama centered on an orphaned Palestinian girl growing up in the wake of Arab-Israeli war who finds herself drawn into the conflict. (112 mins.)
Director: Julian Schnabel