Meet the Master: Eyal Sivan
Israel, France | 1990 | 97min
Thu 26.1.2012 19:00
Sat 28.1.2012 15:00Spring in Israel is a time of remembrance. Celebration dates like Easter and the country’s Independence Day are close to one another and in-between those the school children learn about the nation’s history. The stamping of a collective memory onto the children and youth...
Belgium, Israel, France | 2009 | 88min
Wed 25.1.2012 19:00
Fri 27.1.2012 19:15
The startling essay film tells the story of the Jaffa orange – how it became an Israeli export and a trademark of Zionism. Israel exports tons of crates labelled “Jaffa”, but none of the fruit are actually shipped from the Jaffa Port anymore.
Belgium, United Kingdom, France, Germany | 2003 | 272min
Fri 27.1.2012 14:00Ethnical “cleansing“ is such a despicable atrocity as it lacks pretence to spare the innocent. It cannot be amended.Following Israel’s borders of 1947, the two filmmakers travel in the war-zone. Their old map is superimposed on the...
Belgium, Israel, Austria, France, Germany | 1999 | 128min
Sat 28.1.2012 12:30The images of Adolf Eichmann sitting in a glass booth in a Jerusalem courtroom in 1961 have become symbols of international war crimes trials. The directors have turned the 350 hours of trial footage into a documentary that makes the viewers reflect on the evil in humans...