Israeli Collection C – The Secret Life

Monday, June 5, 18:00 Cinematheque 1

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73 min

Before you was Darkness
Dir: Michael (Mish) Rozanov
Israel, 2017, 6 min. Video Clip.

Workers at a factory, reduced to automatic work, wake up when one of them imagines a magical dancer moving freely in the halls of the factory. As passion and color take over, the oppressed are liberated through movement and music. A narrative music video for the song “Before You was Darkness” by The Orvim Ensemble.

After his death
Dir: Lior Soroka
Israel 2016, 11 min. Hebrew with English subtitles

After the death of her father, Ayelet discovers that he had an affair with a man. Ayelet confronts her mother, and discovers that she knew about it. Ayelet decides to invite her father’s lover to his grave, despite her mother’s opinion.

Alpha
Dir: Oron Golan
Israel 2017, 4 min. Hebrew with English subtitles

Almog and his friends are on their way to meet Mika for a party in TLV. When Almog and Mika go for a walk alone, he sees his dad and finds out about his secret life.

How was your day?
Dir: Tal Iungman
Germany/Israel 2016, 4min. No dialog

Stop motion animation that portrays one day in the life of a gender-queer person.

The Way Out
Dir: Shimon Kbili
Israel 2017, 24 min.

Based on true events The Way Out is the story of Ryan, a successful Real estate developer which leads a double life until one night on a vacation with his family in Mexico he is forced to choose the life he wants to lead.

Playground
Dir: Racheli Ben Zaken
Israel 2016, 4 min. No dialog

Stop-Motion animation. At one side, a straight couple sits on a bench, next to them is a baby cart. At the other side sits on a bench a gay couple with a baby cart. Which family is better?

The Rabbi
Dir: Uriya Hertz
Israel 2016, 20 min. Hebrew with English subtitles

Michael is a charismatic and much-admired Rabbi at a Jerusalem Yeshiva. A revealing confession by Gadi, his favorite student, will shake the rabbi’s familiar and secure world. (out of competition)
Watch the trailer