Israel Movies

The Golem

The Golem

The Golem
IMDb: 6.0
95 min

A re-imagining of the old mystical folklore that follows a woman and a tight-knit Jewish community that is besieged by foreign invaders. She conjures a dangerous creature to protect them…

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Genre: Horror
The Angel

The Angel

The Angel
IMDb: 6.7
114 min

True story of Ashraf Marwan, who was President Nasser’s son-in-law and special adviser and confidant to his successor Anwar Sadat – while simultaneously Israeli Intelligence’s most precious asset of the…

The Oslo Diaries

The Oslo Diaries

The Oslo Diaries
IMDb: 7.2
94 min

A group of Israelis and Palestinians come together in Oslo for an unsanctioned peace talks during the 1990s in order to bring peace to the Middle East.

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Genre: Documentary
The Cakemaker

The Cakemaker

The Cakemaker
IMDb: 7.2
104 min

Thomas, a young German baker, is having an affair with Oren, an Israeli married man who has frequent business visits in Berlin. When Oren dies in a car crash in…

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Genre: Drama
Itzhak

Itzhak

Itzhak
IMDb: 7.3
80 min

Musician Itzhak Perlman talks about family history and mastery of the violin.

Genre: Documentary
The Legend of King Solomon

The Legend of King Solomon

The Legend of King Solomon
IMDb: 5.2
80 min

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Bobbi Jene

Bobbi Jene

Bobbi Jene
IMDb: 6.2
95 min

A love story, portraying the dilemmas and inevitable consequences of ambition. It is a film about a woman’s fight for independence, a woman trying to succeed with her own art…

Genre: Documentary
Shelter

Shelter

Shelter
IMDb: 5.5
93 min

LEMON TREE meets JOHN LE CARRÉ in a subtle thriller set in Germany involving Mona, a Lebanese woman (Golshifteh Farahani), and Naomi, an Israeli Mossad agent (Neta Riskin) sent to…

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Genre: Thriller
Shalom Italia

Shalom Italia

Shalom Italia
IMDb: 7.2
71 min

Shalom Italia tells the story of three brothers, who set off on a journey to find a cave in the woods of Tuscany. The place where they, as children, hid…

Genre: Documentary
Shavua ve Yom

Shavua ve Yom

Shavua ve Yom
IMDb: 6.7
98 min

When Eyal finishes the week of mourning for his late son, his wife urges him to return to their routine but instead he gets high with a young neighbor and…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Past Life

Past Life

Past Life
IMDb: 6.4
110 min

Two Israeli sisters delve into the dark mystery of their father’s former life in Poland during World War II.

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Genre: Drama
The Women’s Balcony

The Women’s Balcony

The Women’s Balcony
IMDb: 6.6
96 min

An accident during a bar mitzvah celebration leads to a gendered rift in a devout Orthodox community in Jerusalem, in this rousing, good-hearted tale about women speaking truth to patriarchal…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Forever Pure

Forever Pure

Forever Pure
IMDb: 7.4
87 min

Beitar Jerusalem FC is the most popular team in Israel and the only club in the Premier League never to sign an Arab player. Midway through a season the club’s…

Genre: Documentary
Down the Deep, Dark Web

Down the Deep, Dark Web

Down the Deep, Dark Web
IMDb: 6.6
55 min

What do you know about the Darknet? Silk Road, hitmen for hire and outlets for the most depraved aspects of human behaviour? This film delves beyond this notoriety to reveal…

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Genre: Documentary
Presenting Princess Shaw

Presenting Princess Shaw

Presenting Princess Shaw
IMDb: 6.8
83 min

Through You Princess will follow Samantha, Kutiman, and some of the musicians around the world who are not aware of Kutiman creating his new music out of their musical web…

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Genre: Documentary
Junction 48

Junction 48

Junction 48
IMDb: 6.6
97 min

Set against a backdrop of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Palestinian rapper Kareem and his singer girlfriend Manar struggle, love and make music in their crime-ridden ghetto and Tel Aviv’s hip-hop club…

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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
JeruZalem

JeruZalem

JeruZalem
IMDb: 4.7
87 min

When a couple of American young adults fly to Israel to visit the city of Jerusalem, a biblical nightmare falls upon the city

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Genre: Horror
Rabin The Last Day

Rabin The Last Day

Rabin The Last Day
IMDb: 5.8
153 min

Itzhak Rabin’s murder ended all efforts of peace, and with him the whole left wing of Israel died. The movie shows the last of his days as prime minister, and…

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Barash

Barash

Barash
IMDb: 5.9
85 min

Na’ama is seventeen. She lives in a sleepy suburbia. She is bored. With detached parents and a rebellious older sister, her life at home is a mess. It all changes…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Mountain

Mountain

Mountain
IMDb: 6.2
83 min

A young Orthodox Jewish woman becomes ensconced in a nocturnal community of prostitutes and drug dealers that congregates in the ancient cemetery atop Jerusalem’s Mount of Olives.

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Genre: Drama
Baba Joon

Baba Joon

Baba Joon
IMDb: 6.6
91 min

Yitzhak runs the turkey farm his father built with his own two hands after they emigrated from Iran to Israel. When his son Moti turns thirteen, Yitzhak teaches him the…

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Genre: Drama
Atomic Falafel

Atomic Falafel

Atomic Falafel
IMDb: 5.8
93 min

Two girls from nuclear towns in Israel and Iran spill their countries most valuable secrets on Facebook while trying to prevent a nuclear crisis.

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Genre: Comedy
Demon

Demon

Demon
IMDb: 6.1
94 min

A bridegroom is possessed by an unquiet spirit in the midst of his own wedding celebration, in this clever take on the Jewish legend of the dybbuk.

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A Tale of Love and Darkness

A Tale of Love and Darkness

A Tale of Love and Darkness
IMDb: 6.0
95 min

A story about the childhood of Oz in Jerusalem and his youth in the Kibbutz during the British Mandate and the first days of the state of Israel. The plot…

Genre: Drama
Wedding Doll

Wedding Doll

Wedding Doll
IMDb: 6.1
82 min

Fixated on romantic fantasies, a kindly and strong-willed young woman with a mild mental disability embarks on a relationship — much to the concern of her protective mother.

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Genre: Drama
Tikkun

Tikkun

Tikkun
IMDb: 6.4
120 min

Haim-Aaron is a bright, ultra-orthodox religious scholar living in Jerusalem. His talents and devotion are envied by all. One evening, following a self-imposed fast, Haim-Aaron collapses and loses consciousness. The…

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Genre: Drama
The Kind Words

The Kind Words

The Kind Words
IMDb: 6.8
118 min

Follows three brothers who are going to discover the greatest secret of their late mother. This trip is going to change their lives.

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Genre: Drama
Princess

Princess

Princess
IMDb: 6.1
92 min

While her mother is away from home, 12-year-old Adar’s role-playing games with her stepfather move into dangerous territory. Seeking an escape, Adar finds Alan, an ethereal boy that accompanies her…

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Genre: Drama
Above and Beyond

Above and Beyond

Above and Beyond
IMDb: 7.7
90 min

In 1948, a group of World War II pilots volunteered to fight for Israel in the War of Independence.

Colliding Dreams

Colliding Dreams

Colliding Dreams
IMDb: 6.9
165 min

We live at a moment in time when the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, now more than a century old, continues to be of overwhelming international political and societal importance. From its inception,…

Jeff Dunham All Over the Map

Jeff Dunham All Over the Map

Jeff Dunham All Over the Map
IMDb: 7.1
41 min

Jeff Dunham and his iconic creations, Achmed the Dead Terrorist, Walter, Peanut, and Bubba J. have embarked on an unprecedented world tour that has Dunham touching five continents, logging almost…

Genre: Comedy
Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films

Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films

Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films
IMDb: 7.4
107 min

Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus were two movie-obsessed cousins from Israel who became Hollywood’s ultimate gate-crashers. Following their own skewed version of the Great American Dream, they bought an already…

Genre: Documentary
ABCs of Death 2

ABCs of Death 2

ABCs of Death 2
IMDb: 5.4
125 min

Taking all that was great from the first installment, ABCs OF DEATH 2 aims to be a wilder, leaner, faster paced and even more entertaining anthology this time around, with…

Genre: Horror
Another

Another

Another
IMDb: 4.8
100 min

The movie is a post-apocalyptic horror/science fiction film. the setting is in a near post apocalyptic future where a biological warfare program goes wrong, and turns most of humanity to…

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The Look of Silence

The Look of Silence

The Look of Silence
IMDb: 8.3
103 min

A family that survives the genocide in Indonesia confronts the men who killed one of their brothers.

Mita Tova

Mita Tova

Mita Tova
IMDb: 7.0
90 min

A group of friends at a Jerusalem retirement home build a machine for self-euthanasia in order to help their terminally ill friend. When rumors of the machine begin to spread,…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Kicking Out Shoshana

Kicking Out Shoshana

Kicking Out Shoshana
IMDb: 4.8
96 min

In the conservative city of Jerusalem, Ami Shoshan, an Israeli football player, is forced by a mafia boss to pose as a homosexual, a punishment for flirting with the criminal’s…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Dancing Arabs

Dancing Arabs

Dancing Arabs
IMDb: 7.3
104 min

A young Arab is caught between cultures as he is sent to a prestigious Jewish boarding school in Israel in the 1980s.

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Genre: Drama
Efes beyahasei enosh

Efes beyahasei enosh

Efes beyahasei enosh
IMDb: 7.3
97 min

Filmmaker Talya Lavie steps into the spotlight with a dark comedy about everyday life for a unit of young female Israeli soldiers. The human resources office at a remote desert…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem

Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem

Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
IMDb: 7.7
115 min

The trial story of Viviane Amsalem’s five year fight to obtain her divorce in front of the only legal authority competent for divorce cases in Israel, the Rabbinical Court.

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Genre: Drama
Next to Her

Next to Her

Next to Her
IMDb: 7.1
90 min

Rachel, 27, is raising her mentally retarded sister Gabby, 24, all by herself. When the social worker finds out she leaves her sister alone in the house while at work,…

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Genre: Drama
Haganenet

Haganenet

Haganenet
IMDb: 6.6
120 min

A teacher discovers in a five year-old child a prodigious gift for poetry. Amazed and inspired by this young boy, she decides to protect his talent in spite of everyone.

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Genre: Drama
Hannas Reise

Hannas Reise

Hannas Reise
IMDb: 6.4
100 min

A German girl travels to Israel to help people with disabilities, where she learns a lot about the role of her grandparents in WWII and meets a man who wants…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
The War Around Us

The War Around Us

The War Around Us
IMDb: 7.1
76 min

In 2008 two best friends found themselves trapped in one of the most dangerous places on earth – the only western journalists in the Gaza Strip on what was supposed…

Genre: Documentary
The Green Prince

The Green Prince

The Green Prince
IMDb: 7.2
99 min

This real-life thriller tells the story of one of Israel’s prized intelligence sources, recruited to spy on his own people for more than a decade. Focusing on the complex relationship…

A Strange Course Of Events

A Strange Course Of Events

A Strange Course Of Events
IMDb: 5.4
98 min

Shaul (Uri Pepper), the film’s protagonist, a solitary divorced man, tries to overcome his difficult emotional state. He goes to see his father Shimon (Moni Moshonov) in Haifa and confronts…

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Genre: Drama
Victor Young Perez

Victor Young Perez

Victor Young Perez
IMDb: 6.3
103 min

Victor Perez was a Jewish boxer who became world flyweight champion in 1931 and 1932, but was transported to Auschwitz concentration camp when Paris fell to the Nazi s in…

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Genre: Drama, History
It’s Better to Jump

It’s Better to Jump

It’s Better to Jump
IMDb: 5.1
75 min

There is a centuries-old seawall in the ancient port of Akka, located on Israel’s northern coast. Today, Akka is a modern city inhabited by Muslims, Christians, Jews, and Baha’i, but…

Peace After Marriage

Peace After Marriage

Peace After Marriage
IMDb: 6.4
86 min

Desperate for companionship, a lonely, young Palestinian-American man agrees to marry an Israeli woman in need of a Green Card, forcing them to re-examine their respective cultural and familial traditions.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Makom be-gan eden

Makom be-gan eden

Makom be-gan eden
IMDb: 6.4
117 min

A young officer returns to his base after a daring mission. The cook’s assistant, a religious Holocaust survivor, is envious of him. He believes that there is a place in…

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Genre: Drama
Goldberg & Eisenberg

Goldberg & Eisenberg

Goldberg & Eisenberg
IMDb: 5.1
90 min

Goldberg is short and thin. He wears glasses. He’s lonely. He’s a mediocre computer programmer that lives in Tel Aviv and spends most of his energy searching online for a…

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Genre: Thriller
Bethlehem

Bethlehem

Bethlehem
IMDb: 7.1
99 min

Bethlehem tells the story of the unlikely bond between Razi, an Israeli secret service officer, and his Palestinian informant Sanfur, the younger brother of a senior Palestinian militant. Razi recruited…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Snails in the Rain

Snails in the Rain

Snails in the Rain
IMDb: 6.1
82 min

Tel Aviv, Summer 1989. Boaz, a beautiful and alluring linguistics student, receives anonymous, male written love letters, that undermine his sexual identity and interfere on his peaceful life with his…

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Genre: Drama
The Congress

The Congress

The Congress
IMDb: 6.5
122 min

More than two decades after catapulting to stardom with The Princess Bride, Robin Wright decides to take her final job: preserving her likeness for a future Hollywood. Through a deal…

Cannon Fodder

Cannon Fodder

Cannon Fodder
IMDb: 4.1
N/A

Doron, a security operative, who takes on one last mission: to capture, number 3 in the terrorist organization of Hezbollah, in Lebanon. With an elite force, Doron enters Lebanon to…

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Genre: Action, Horror
Big Bad Wolves

Big Bad Wolves

Big Bad Wolves
IMDb: 6.8
110 min

A series of brutal murders puts the lives of three men on a collision course: The father of the latest victim now out for revenge, a vigilante police detective operating…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Cupcakes

Cupcakes

Cupcakes
IMDb: 6.0
92 min

A group of friends in a Tel Aviv suburb get together to watch Universong, a Eurovision-like television song contest. They gather to watch and are depressed by the lifelessness of…

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Genre: Comedy
Orchestra of Exiles

Orchestra of Exiles

Orchestra of Exiles
IMDb: 6.7
85 min

The suspenseful chronicle of how the prodigious Polish violinist Bronislaw Huberman helped save Europe’s premiere Jewish musicians from obliteration by the Nazis during World War II. In three years, he…

Genre: Documentary
Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt
IMDb: 7.1
113 min

HANNAH ARENDT is a portrait of the genius that shook the world with her discovery of “the banality of evil.” After she attends the Nazi Adolf Eichmann’s trial in Jerusalem,…

Genre: Drama
Besa: The Promise

Besa: The Promise

Besa: The Promise
IMDb: 8.2
86 min

A documentary exploring how Albanians, including many Muslims, helped and sheltered Jewish refugees during WWII at their own risk, and trying to help the son of an Albanian baker that…

Genre: Documentary