Films screening at this event

Haven (Ceasefire)

Director
Amikam Kovner
Cast
Oshri Cohen, Lana Ettinger, Nevo Kimchi
Country
Israel
Year
2013
Duration
74 min

Religious, class and sexual tensions between two couples threaten to boil over in this superbly gripping drama. Set during the Second Lebanon War, the film follows Keren and Motti, a young religious couple from the north, looking to escape the dangers near the border. When they find shelter with a secular couple, Yali and Boaz, in Tel Aviv, the four are forced to confront their life choices. An exhilarating debut that shines a light on the challenges for Israeli society.

Lost Paradise (short)

Director
Oded Binnun
Mihal Brezis
Country
France, Israel
Year
2009
Duration
10 min

A man and a woman are making love in a one-star hotel room. A moment later, when they are both dressed, the idyll that seemed authentic is now gone. A present-day Adam and Eve story.