Israeli Reflections on the Middle East Conflict

BRIDGE OVER THE WADI
(Gesher al Havadi)

Barak Heymann, Tomer Heymann
Israel 2006 | 57 Min. | BetaSP, OmeU
Q&A with:
Barak Heymann
In Sep­tem­ber 2004, in Kara vil­lage, the first Jewish-Arab school locat­ed within an Arab vil­lage, has opened. 100 chil­dren, half Arab and half Jewish, study at this school. The school … read more

KVISHTHE ROAD

Nadav Lapid
Israel 2004 | 17 Min. | BetaSP, OmeU
Q&A with:
Sebastian Cabot
A couple make love in a car some­where in the Israeli desert on a narrow and wind­ing road, not far from a mon­u­ment. Just a year ago on the same … read more

LAYLA AFELDARK NIGHT

Leon Prudovsky
Israel 2005 | 30 Min. | BetaSP, OmeU
Q&A with:
Sebastian Cabot

Two Israeli sol­diers escape an attack in the Pales­tin­ian ter­ri­to­ries. They hide at the home of a couple of Arabs, who they take hostage. Unex­pect­ed­ly, they find some­thing in common. 

MIKDAMOTPRELIMINARIES

Anat Even
Israel 2005 | 40 Min. | BetaSP, OmeU
The voice of this film is that of the Israeli author S. Yizhar, who reads the first few chap­ters of his auto­bi­og­ra­phy ”Mik­damot” (”Pre­lim­i­nar­ies” or ”Pref­aces” in Hebrew). Direc­tor Anat … read more

NEWS FROM HOME

Amos Gitai
Israel 2006 | 97 Min. | 35 mm, OmeU
Aban­doned by its Pales­tin­ian owner in the 1948 war; req­ui­si­tioned by the Israeli gov­ern­ment as vacant; rented to Jewish Alger­ian immi­grants in 1956; pur­chased by a uni­ver­si­ty pro­fes­sor who under­takes … read more