Jewish Film

Barbara Streisand’s Yentl

The significance of this 1983 film based on an Isaac Bashevis Singer story.

Israelis on Screen

Blond Hair, Blue Eyes, and a Bad Accent.

Contemporary Israeli Film

Filmmakers find a uniquely Israeli voice.

Mizrahi Film

Four films that illustrate and illuminate the culture of Israel's Mizrahi citizens

Sephardic Film

Films by and about Middle Eastern and North African Jews in Israel

Israeli Film

The relationship between Israeli cinema and its establishment has often been an uneasy one. Nonetheless, the history of Israeli cinema mirrors the history of Israel itself.

Arabs on Israeli Screens

Israeli films portray the ties and the tensions between Jews and Arabs.

Conflict Films

Liberal politics in Israeli movies of the 1980s and '90s.