Movies A - Z

IN MEMORY OF RONIT ELKABETZ: Or (My Treasure)

dir. Keren Yedaya, Israel 2004, 97’, narrative feature, out of competition

IN MEMORY OF RONIT ELKABETZ: OR, dir. Keren Yedaya, Israel 2004, 97’ Visually controlled, emotionally precise and dramatically intricate, Keren Yedaya’s Or (My Treasure) combines uncompromising realism with compassionate storytelling. Winner of the 2004 Cannes Film Festival Camera D’Or for best debut film, Or is the work of an “uncommonly sensitive” filmmaker who delivers “walloping irony” (Time Out New York) without […]

13.11, Wtorek | 20:45 | PRAHA Cinema

Kichka: Life is a Cartoon

dir. Delfina Jałowik, Germany, Poland 2018, 75’, documentary, competition

WARSAW PREMIERE Michel Kichka (born 1954 in Liège) is a renowned cartoonist and illustrator living in Jerusalem. In his graphic novel Second Generation, he addresses the impact the traumatization of his father, Holocaust survivor Henri Kichka (born 1926 in Brussels), had on him and his siblings. The publication forms the beginning of a long journey […]

17.11, Sobota | 18:15 | POLIN Museum

Make peace

dir. Marilyne Canto, France 2018, 23’, documentary short, competition

POLISH PREMIERE A portrait of a man who never give up..  Marilyne Canto wanted “to have news from the peace between Israelis and Palestinians, even if those news are not that good, even if pessimism dominates”. More than twenty years after the assassination of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin (1995), she chose to follow Ofer […]

18.11, Niedziela | 12:00 | POLIN Museum (Screening room A)

On My Way Out: The Secret Life of Nani and Popi

dir. Brandon Gross, Skyler Gross, Canada 2017, 40’, documentary short, competition

POLISH PREMIERE Roman (Popi) and Ruth (Nani) Blank are Holocaust survivors, who have been married for 65 years, but at age 95, Roman reveals a secret to his family that tests their seemingly invincible union – Roman is gay and Ruth has been aware for the majority of their married lives. This film chronicles their […]

16.11, Piątek | 21:00 | PRAHA Cinema

Red Cow (Para Aduma)

dir. Tsivia Barkai Yacov, Israel 2018, 90’, narrative feature, competition

POLISH PREMIERE Benny is different than everyone around her. She’s a girl with a boy’s name, An only child, who lost her mother at child birth. She grew up alone with her fundamentalist father in a Jewish settlement stuck in the heart of the Muslim east Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan. At 17 she finds herself […]

16.11, Piątek | 21:00 | PRAHA Cinema

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