2016 Films

Saturday, March 12, 2016 • 8:00 PM • at Lightbox Film Center at the International House SOLD OUT

The Kind Words
המילים הטובות‎

Three siblings, joined by the death of their mother, discover that their entire family identity is based on a lie. The secret that their mother kept from them leads to a revelation about the identity of their real father. They... Read More»

Sunday, March 13, 2016 • 7:00 PM • at Lightbox Film Center at the International House

Passover Fever
לילסדה

A lively comedy about three generations of a modern Israeli family, who convene to celebrate Passover and find themselves feasting on a smorgasbord of dysfunction as they try to cope with their innumerable problems. Read More»

Sunday, March 13, 2016 • 3:00 PM • at Lightbox Film Center at the International House

The Kind Words
המילים הטובות‎

Three siblings, joined by the death of their mother, discover that their entire family identity is based on a lie. The secret that their mother kept from them leads to a revelation about the identity of their real father. They... Read More»

Saturday, March 19, 2016 • 8:30 PM • at Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy SOLD OUT

Rock in the Red Zone
רוק בצבע אדום

ROCK IN THE RED ZONE is an intimate portrayal of life on the edge in the war-torn city of Sderot. Known as the “ir hamusica” (city of music) because its prolific rock scene revolutionized Israeli music despite the fact that... Read More»

Sunday, March 20, 2016 • 7:00 PM • at Kimmel Center, Perelman Theatre SOLD OUT

A Tale of Love and Darkness
סיפור על אהבה וחושך

Natalie Portman, in her directorial debut, also writes and stars in this adaptation of the autobiographical novel by Amos Oz. A moving tale of the founding of the state of Israel as recounted through events in Oz’s own life. The story begins... Read More»

Saturday, March 26, 2016 • 8:45 PM • at Lightbox Film Center at the International House

Baba Joon
באבא ג'ון

Set in a Persian immigrant moshav in the Negev during the early 1980’s, three generations of the stubborn Morgian family struggle to manage a ramshackle turkey farm. The film revolves around the tensions between the new immigrants with traditions from the... Read More»

Sunday, March 27, 2016 • 7:00 PM • at (Screening Postponed)

Matti Caspi – Confession (screening postponed to a special sing-along night)
מתי כספי - וידוי

“Matti Caspi- Confession”, which was originally planned for March 27th at the Kimmel Center, will be screened at another time with a sing-along featuring the musician’s beloved repertoire.  Ticket holders for the original Matti Caspi screening at the Kimmel Center... Read More»

Sunday, March 27, 2016 • 7:00 PM • at Kimmel Center, Perelman Theatre

A Tale of Love and Darkness
סיפור על אהבה וחושך

Natalie Portman, in her directorial debut, also writes and stars in this adaptation of the autobiographical novel by Amos Oz. A moving tale of the founding of the state of Israel as recounted through events in Oz’s own life. The story begins... Read More»

Saturday, April 2, 2016 • 8:45 PM • at Gratz College

Fire Birds
ציפורי חול

An eighty-year-old man’s body is found with three stab wounds to the chest and a number tattooed along his forearm.  Amnon, a police detective and second generation Holocaust survivor, reluctantly accepts the case and struggles to bring it to a... Read More»

Sunday, April 3, 2016 • 7:00 PM • at The Ritz East SOLD OUT

Wedding Doll
חתונה מנייר

Fixated on romantic fantasies, Hagit, a kindly and strong-willed young woman with a mild mental disability, embarks on a relationship- much to the concern of her protective mother. When Hagit develops a relationship with the factory owner’s son, she begins... Read More»