Bialik - King of the Jews
The story of the life and death of the most beloved Jew of his day, poet Chaim Nachman Bialik. Special animation, rare archival footage, a voice track by Chaim Topol, poems by Bialik performed by Ninet and interviews with researchers and fans in Israel and around the world come together to retell the story of the little boy from the shtetl, who became King of the Jews.
They threw him in prison, torched his house and killed his mother, but they never managed to shut him up. Fela Kuti, the famous Nigerian singer, was a wild, impassioned, uninhibited revolutionary, who happened to be incredibly talented. This sketch of the man is set against a great soundtrack and some very personal photos.
France Israel: a History
A film that looks behind the curtains of the relationship between France and Israel, while trying to understand what really lies behind the constant shifting in France's attitude toward Israel at major international events from the founding of Israel until today. The film includes rare testimonies from leaders, generals, historians and the people on the ground.
Nelson Mandela: The Myth & Me
How did Nelson Mandela forgive the people who persecuted, imprisoned him, and was that forgiveness appropriate? Does the symbol that he became overshadow the reality of a harsh life, which is still the fate of so many in South Africa? This very personal film, which includes interviews with world leaders, attempts to investigate the myth of Mandela.
Plot for Peace
How did Jean-Yves Ollivier convince statesmen and diplomats, generals, spies and freedom fighters from across the region to cross borders, redeploy troops, overcome distrust and bring about the collapse of the apartheid regime? This is the untold story of how Nelson Mandela became President of South Africa.
The Art of Disappearing
A Vodoun priest arrives in Communist Poland to free it from the evil spirits that possessed it. This is a stunningly beautiful dramatic recreation of a mysterious journey that was never documented, and the details of which remain unknown. The film tries to imagine the impossible encounter between two diverse cultures and the intense emotions that they evoked.