Docaviv 2020 Program
As Lebanon today is on the verge of collapse, a look back into the country’s history explores how a small regional co...
Lebanon – Borders Of Blood
Salman Schocken was the King of department stores in Germany. Before WWII, he owned 22 department stores with 6,000 e...
Schocken, On The Verge Of Consensus
“The Prophet and The Space Aliens” follows Rael, who after an alleged encounter with extraterrestrials – that appoint...
The Prophet And The Space Aliens
Artist Eli Shamir paints the view from his studio balcony – fields stretching to the horizon, ancient oak trees, and ...
A Lullaby For The Valley
At the age of 80, Captain Meirson embarks on his last sail at open seas on his hand-made boat.
Surrounded by th...
Coda For A Captain
Israel is a war-ridden country that has claimed tens of thousands of victims. Over the years the public has leaned on...
Rephael Levin, Dana Keidar Levin
Three decades after she arrived in Israel from the city of Derbent in the Caucasus, Sarah debates whether she should ...
No Hard Feelings
A young filmmaker meets and follows Raya, a 94-year-old Soviet war heroine who fought in the Siege of Leningrad. As H...
The War Of Raya Sinitsina
Seven young people share their love for Yiddish avant-garde poetry written during the interwar period - a period whic...
The film tells the stories of LGBT men and women who, for religious reasons, decided to marry against their own sexua...
Marry Me However
A young Holocaust survivor who descends into crime; an Italian-Jewish engineer who wants to see a movie; a German Chr...
Murder At Cinema North
Kibbutz Maoz Chaim children’s house, 1943. A gunshot rings out, followed by silence.11-year-old Dvor’aleh is orphaned...
Rain In Her Eyes
Osher, Michelle, and Eitan were taken out of their homes as children and transferred to foster families. Their biolog...
A Waste Of Space
Noam Demsky, Ido Bahat
In the busiest city of a bustling country, at the bustling Central Train Station in Tel Aviv, a piano is placed, allo...
The film tells the story of former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert’s unexpected rise to power and his dramatic fal...
Raymonde—diva, queen, enigma, inspiration, survivor, widow, woman, and mother. Armed with a camera, Yael Abecassis fo...
Raymonde El Bidaoia
“Time Machine” goes back 30 years and depicts the narrative of Rockfour, one of the most significant rock bands in Is...
Rockfour: The Time Machine
A random trance party in a living room is fairly common when it comes to young people. But what happens when the youn...
And I Was There
“Little Victories” is a dramedy-docu that tells the story of Tamar and Michal, two Tel-Avivian mothers and members of...
Michal Warshai Arluk
When Israeli-born Tomer moves to Hawaii in search for a better life, he expects to start a family with his friend Mat...
Another Day In Paradise