Films screening at this event

Ave Maria (short)

Director
Basil Khalil
Country
France, Germany, Palestine
Year
2015
Duration
15 min

The silent routine of five nuns living in the West Bank is disturbed when an Israeli settler family breaks down outside their convent, just before Shabbat.

Kapunka (short)

Director
Tal Greenberg
Country
Israel
Year
2015
Duration
12 min

When Israeli law pushes Shmulik’s back to the wall, he decides to take matters into his own hands. If only he knew how funny it would turn out.

Superman is not Jewish… But I am, a little bit (short)

original title
Superman n'est pas juif (...et moi un peu)
Director
Jimmy Bemon
Country
France
Year
2013
Duration
29 min

When young Benjamin finds out that it is because he is Jewish that his willy is different, he decides to do everything he can to hide his religion and keep it a secret.

Mendel’s Tree (short)

Director
Fin Edquist
Country
Australia
Year
2009
Duration
7 min

Mendel is an Orthodox Jew with problems. He loves Christmas. Now his parents are on their way over.

Welcome and… Our Condolences (short)

original title
Bruchim Habayim ve... Mishtatfim Betzaarchem
Director
Leonid Prudovsky
Country
Israel
Year
2012
Duration
28 min

1991. 12-year-old Misha is documenting his family’s migration from the USSR to Israel on a home video camera. When his old aunt dies on the plane, the family has to get through Israeli immigration… with a corpse.