Back to Top

The Home of Academic Studies on Israel

Jewish/Israel Films

Film Name; Director; Year (Run Time)

Palestine: The Jewish Return from Exile; Murray Rosenberg; 1911 (22')

Palestine Awakening; Yaakov Ben Dov; 1923 (16')

V'Yehi B'Yimei (Once Upon A Time); Haim Halachmi; 1929 (18')

Oded Hanoded (Oded the Wanderer); Haim Halachmi; 1932

Sabra; Alexander Ford; 1935

This is the Land; Baruch Agadati; 1935

Ha'avoda; Helmar Lerski; 1935 (48')

The Illegals; Meir Levin; 1947

Hill 24 Doesn't Answer; Thorold Dickinson/Peter Fry; 1955

I Like Mike; Peter Fry; 1960

Exodus; Otto Preminger; 1960

They Were Ten; Baruch Dinar; 1960

Description of a Struggle; Cris Marker; 1962

In Jerusalem; David Perlov; 1963 (33')

Sallah Shabati; Efraim Kishon; 1964

Hole in the Moon; Uri Zohar; 1965

Cast a Giant Shadow; Melville Shavelson; 1966

Every Bastard a King; Uri Zohar; 1968

The Six Days War; Freddie Steinhardt/Igal Efrati; 1968

The Siege; Gilberto Toffano; 1969

A Woman's Case; Jacques Katmor; 1969

Pourqoi Israel; Claude Lanzman; 1972

The Peepers; Uri Zohar; 1972

My Michael; Dan Wolman; 1973

Lean Neelam; Daniel Wax/Avraham Hefner; 1973

Big Eyes; Uri Zohar; 1974

Kazablan; Menahem Golan; 1974

A Pillar in a Cloud of Blood; Igal Burzstyn; 1979

Displaced Persons; Igal Burzstyn; 1979

War Copybooks; Igal Burzstn; 1979

Hirbet Hiz'a; Ram Levi; 1978

Leibovitz in Maalot; Igal Burzstyn; 1980

Fertile Memories; Michael Khleifi; 1980

Behind the Walls; Uri Barabash; 1984

Shoah (Holocaust; Claude Lanzman; 1985

Ricochets; Eli Cohen; 1985

Very Narrow Bridge; Nissim Dayan; 1985

Smile of the Lamb; Shimon Dotan; 1986

Bread; Ram Levi; 1986

Wedding in the Galilee; Michel Khleifi; 1986

Avanti Popolo; Rafi Bukai; 1986

Bar 51; Amos Gutman; 1986

Summer of Aviah; Eli Cohen, 1988

Jacky; Rachel Esterkin; 1990 (30')

Life According to Agfa; Assi Dayan; 1992

Letters to Felice; Igal Burzstyn; 1993 (26')

Tel Aviv Stories; Nirit Gronich/Ayelet Menaheimi; 1993

Shkhur; Shmuel Hasfari/Hanah Azouli; 1994

Everlasting Joy; Igal Burzstyn; 1996

Chronicle of Disappearance; Elia Suleiman; 1997

Jenny and Jenny; Michal Aviad; 1997 (60')

With Rules; Dover Kosahvili; 1998 (35')

Kippur; Amos Gitai; 2000

Desperado Square; Beni Torati; 2000

Ha'Hesder (Time of Favor); Joseph Cedar; 2000

Arab Snow; Sigalit Landau; 2000 (6')

Late Marriage; Dover Kosashvili; 2001

The Glow (Zimzum); Igal Burzstyn; 2001

Wax Hurts; Maya Dreyfuss; 2001 (23')

August; Avi Mugrabi; 2002 (72')

Broken Wings; Nir Bergman; 2002

Walk on Water; Eitan Fuks; 2002

Yossi & Jagger; Eytan Fox; 2002

Divine Intervention; Elia Suleiman; 2002

For My Children; Michal Aviad; 2002 (67')

Roadblocks; Yoav Shamir; 2003

The Guide for the Perplexed; Igal Burzstyn; 2003

Kedma; Amos Gitai; 2003

My Stills; David Perlov; 2003

Thirst; Toufik Abu Wa'el; 2004

Ushpizin; Gidi Dar/Shuli Rand; 2004

Or (Light); Keren Yedaya; 2004

End of the World, Left; Avi Nesher; 2004

The Poet's Home; Haim Tabakman; 2004 (7')

The Syrian Bride; Eran Riklis; 2004

Noodles; Ayelet Menaheimi; 2005

Close to Home; Dalia Hager/Vidi Bilu; 2005

Avenge But One of My Two Eyes; Avi Mugrabi; 2005

Paradise Now; Hanni Abu-Assad; 2006

Sweet Mud; Dror Shaul; 2006

Swanettes; Roni Sasson; 2006 (15')

My Father, My Lord; David Wallach; 2006

Dark Night; Leonid Prodovsky; 2007 (30')

Pinkhas; Pini Tavger; 2006 (32')

Children of the Sun; Ran Tal; 2007

Beaufort; Joseph Cedar; 2007

The Band's Visit; Eran Kolirin; 2007

Weizman 10; Pini Tavger; 2007

The Lemon Tree; Eran Riklis; 2008

Killing Kasztner; Gaylin Ross; 2008

Out of the Blue; Igal Burzstyn; 2008

Waltz With Bashir; Arik Fulman; 2008

Loss of Control; Ela Zaharano; 2008 (3')

Souvenirs; Tali Shalom-Ezer; 2008 (19')

Sabbath 2008; Nira Pereg; 2008

Halaka; Avigail Shferber/Mordechai Vardi; 2008

Hymn; Elad Keidan; 2008 (36')

Ajami; Scandar Copti/Yaron Shani; 2009

Lebanon; Samuel Maoz; 2009

Footnote; Joseph Cedar; 2011

Fill the Void; Rama Burshtein; 2012

The Gatekeepers; Dror Moreh; 2012

5 Broken Cameras; Guy Davidi; 2012