Movies A - Z

A Tramway in Jerusalem

dir. Amos Gitai, France, Israel 2018, 94’, narrative feature, competition

A Tramway in Jerusalem is a situation comedy that juxtaposes stories and human situations in the context of the current Israeli Palestinian society in 2018. In Jerusalem the tramway connects several neighbourhoods, from East to West, recording their variety and differences. The film brings together a whole mosaic of human beings unfolding in this city […]

18.11, Niedziela | 14:30 | POLIN MUSEUM

Adieu My Beloved

dir. Susan Shulman, Canada 2017, 3’, animated short, competition

POLISH PREMIERE In 1900 an 18 years old Russian Jew immigrates to Canada by boat and writes his beloved a letter. Language: English. Subtitles: Polish. 18.11, SUNDAY, POLIN MUSEUM, 12:30, animated short, screened together with the “Warner Brothers” movie

18.11, Niedziela | 12:30 | POLIN Museum

An Old Score

dir. Naor Meningher, Israel 2016, 20’, narrative short, competition

POLISH PREMIERE In Tel Aviv of the 1950’s Tzvi is a police detective responsible for interrogating “kapos” – Jews accused of assisting the Nazis during the Holocaust. Tzvi investigates the case of Yehiel Ingster, suspected of having been an extremely cruel and sadistic kapo. But as Tzvi begins to interrogate him, doubts arise and nothing […]

18.11, Niedziela | 16:30 | POLIN Museum

Budapest Noir

dir. Éva GÁRDOS, Hungary 2017, 95’, narrative feature, competition

POLISH PREMIERE Budapest, 1936. The Hungarian prime minister returns from Germany in a coffin, his dream of making Hungary into a fascist state snuffed out—for now. Crime reporter Zsigmond Gordon has other things on his mind. A cynic who thinks he has seen it all, a tip leads him to an unusual crime scene in […]

17.11, Sobota | 16:00 | POLIN Museum

Closeness (Tesnota)

dir. Kantemir Bałagow, Russia 2017, 118’, narrative feature, competition

1998, Nalchik, the North Caucasus, Russia. 24-year-old Ilana works in her father’s garage to help him make ends meet. One evening, her extended family and friends gather to celebrate the engagement of her younger brother David. Later that night, the young couple is kidnapped, and a ransom demand delivered. In this close-knit Jewish enclave, involving […]

17.11, Sobota | 20:15 | POLIN Museum

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