Showing posts with label Israel. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Israel. Show all posts

Saturday, February 25, 2012

Footnote (2011)

Footnote • He'arat Shulayim (2011)
Footnote • He'arat Shulayim (2011)

Genre: Drama
Director: Joseph Cedar
Starring: Lior Ashkenazi, Shlomo Bar-Aba
Language: Hebrew
Duration: 103 min.
Rating: 6.8  

Summary:
Eliezer and Uriel Shkolnik are father and son as well as rival professors in Talmudic Studies. When both men learn that Eliezer will be lauded for his work, their complicated relationship reaches a new peak.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

The Human Resources Manager (2010)

The Human Resources Manager (2010)
The Human Resources Manager (2010)

Genre: Drama
Director: Eran Riklis
Starring: Mark Ivanir, Gila Almagor, Noah Silver, Guri Alfi, Julian Negulesco
Duration: 103 min.
Rating: 5.7

Summary:
The Human Resources Manager of Jerusalem's largest bakery is in trouble. He's separated from his wife, distanced from his daughter and stuck in a job he hates. When one of his employees, a foreign worker, is killed in a suicide bombing and the bakery is accused of inhumanity and indifference, the HR Manager is sent on a mission to make things right.

Saturday, May 28, 2011

Miral (2010)

Miral (2010)
Miral (2010)

Genre: Drama
Director: Julian Schnabel
Starring: Hiam Abbas, Freida Pinto, Yasmine Al Massri, Ruba Jebreal, Alexander Siddig
Duration: 112 min.
Rating: 7.2

Summary:
The story of four women whose lives intertwine in the starkly human search for justice, hope, and reconciliation in a world overshadowed by conflict, rage, and war.