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Young Picasso

Dir.: Phil Grabsky
| 90 minutes

Pablo Picasso is one of the greatest artists of all time. Many films have dealt with these later years – the art, the affairs and the wide circle of friends. But where did this all begin? What made Picasso in the first place? Working closely with all three Picasso Museums in Malaga, Barcelona and Paris this film explains how he rose to great heights. 

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Saturday 27.04.19
27.04.19
17:00
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2019-04-27 17:00:00 2019-04-27 18:30:00 Asia/Jerusalem Young Picasso Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Young Picasso

The Anniversary

Dir.: Dan Chisu
| 86 minutes

Family and friends gather to celebrate Radu’s 94th birthday. What begins with natural excitement and a desire to honor the occasion, quickly becomes chaotic, when residues of the past resurface and tensions between past and present arise. 

Wilde

Dir.: Brian Gilbert
| 112 minutes

A biography of the British author and playwright, Oscar Wilde, centered on his relationship with his lover Lord Alfred Douglas.

Madame Bovary

Dir.: Claude Chabrol
| 140 minutes

Claude Chabrol’s splendid adaptation of Gustave Flaubert’s masterpiece about Emma, a restless and melancholy woman who tries to adapt her life to her romantic ideals. 

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Saturday 20.04.19
20.04.19
18:30
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2019-04-20 18:30:00 2019-04-20 20:50:00 Asia/Jerusalem Madame Bovary Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Madame Bovary

Mamma Roma

Dir.: Pier Paolo Pasolini
| 106 minutes

Pasolini’s second film is a neo-realistic look at the cruelty of society. Anna Magnani brings her tragic quality to the role of “Mamma Roma”, a former prostitute with bourgeois aspirations. Her hopes are shattered when she encounters the man who used to be her pimp. 

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Saturday 20.04.19
20.04.19
21:15
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2019-04-20 21:15:00 2019-04-20 23:01:00 Asia/Jerusalem Mamma Roma Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Mamma Roma

Monty Python’s Life of Brian

Dir.: Terry Jones
| 93 minutes

A crazy and hilarious religious parable about a man whose life parallels Christ. On the 40th anniversary of this Monty Python's masterpiece, with its mad humor, witty dialogues, and real nonsense, we are proud to present a new and dazzling digital print.

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Saturday 20.04.19
20.04.19
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2019-04-20 21:30:00 2019-04-20 23:05:00 Asia/Jerusalem 40th Anniversary We-Welease Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
40th Anniversary We-Welease

The Peddler and the Lady

Dir.: Mario Bonnard
| 95 minutes

In one of her first roles that will define her cinematic persona as a strong minded independent woman, Anna Magnani is Elida, a greengrocer, in love with the fishmonger next to her stand, who in turn is infatuated with someone else. 

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Monday 22.04.19
22.04.19
18:00
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2019-04-22 18:00:00 2019-04-22 19:35:00 Asia/Jerusalem The Peddler and the Lady Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
The Peddler and the Lady
Double Feature
Monday 22.04.19 22.04.19
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2019-04-22 18:30:00 2019-04-22 22:25:00 Asia/Jerusalem Senior Outlaws Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Senior Outlaws

The Old Man & the Gun | The Mule

18:30 The Old Man & the Gun - Forrest Tucker has perfected his occupation, bank robbery, into an art form. But his charm cannot win over one detective…. Robert Redford presents a captivating character in this charming film. / 20:30 The Mule - A penniless old man agrees to become a drug courier for crime organizations. With a generous script and spectacular performances, Eastwood’s return to the director’s chair is a feat you will not want to miss.

Unlucky

Dir.: Iura Luncasu
| 90 minutes

All Robert wants today is to get to the audition that might just change his life forever on time. Despite all his attempts to achieve this goal, everything and anything that can go wrong does. Misfortune seems to be chasing him down….

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Monday 22.04.19
22.04.19
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2019-04-22 20:30:00 2019-04-22 22:00:00 Asia/Jerusalem Unlucky Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Unlucky

Beautiful

Dir.: Luchino Visconti
| 110 minutes

Anna Magnani, in one of her greatest performances, plays a poor woman that is desperately trying to create a better future for her young daughter. She tries to get her into show business, but instead she is the one that captures the executives’ attention. 

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Tuesday 23.04.19
23.04.19
18:00
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2019-04-23 18:00:00 2019-04-23 19:50:00 Asia/Jerusalem Beautiful Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Beautiful
Double Feature
Tuesday 23.04.19 23.04.19
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2019-04-23 18:30:00 2019-04-23 22:05:00 Asia/Jerusalem Best Docs of 2018 Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Best Docs of 2018

RBG | Free Solo

18:30 RBG - A portrait of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the girl from Brooklyn, who with sheer talent and tenacity became one of the most influential women in American history. / 20:30 Free Solo - Having scaled the world’s tallest cliffs with no rope or harness, Alex Honnold is preparing to conquer the summit of Yosemite National Park’s El Capitan. The film follows him through breathtaking scenery on a mission that has only two possible outcomes: success or death.

Double Feature
Wednesday 24.04.19 24.04.19
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2019-04-24 18:30:00 2019-04-24 22:45:00 Asia/Jerusalem Sing-Along Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque

Sing-Along

A Hard Day’s Night | Bohemian Rhapsody – Sing-Along Version

18:30 A Hard Day’s Night - The plot describes The Beatles’ trip to a television appearance in London. Fast-paced, funny, and full of great Lennon-McCartney songs, A Hard Day’s Night, now with a digitally-enhanced soundtrack, is a must-see for any music lover / 20:30 Bohemian Rhapsody – Sing-Along Version - The biggest hit of 2018 is this rock biography of Queen. It has all the right components. The result is pure fun.

Moromete Family: On the Edge of Time

Dir.: Stere Gulea
| 100 minutes

A rural area of Romania, post-WWII. The history of the Moromete family after the war and the rise of communism to power – a situation that leads to existential anxiety, questions about the future, and conflicts between the father and the son over their different approaches to life.

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Wednesday 24.04.19
24.04.19
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2019-04-24 20:30:00 2019-04-24 22:10:00 Asia/Jerusalem Moromete Family: On the Edge of Time Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Moromete Family: On the Edge of Time

Au revoir les enfants

Dir.: Louis Malle
| 104 minutes

A touching autobiographical film by Louis Malle about the friendship between two boys – one French and one Jewish – in a Catholic boarding school during the Nazi Occupation. 

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Saturday 27.04.19
27.04.19
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2019-04-27 19:00:00 2019-04-27 20:44:00 Asia/Jerusalem Au revoir les enfants Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Au revoir les enfants

Volcano

Dir.: William Dieterle
| 106 minutes

Maddalena, a former prostitute, returns to the island of her childhood. Though she is welcomed with open arms by her sister, the other residents are less than friendly. She tries to shield her sister from her abusive local diver, but the island’s volcano will also have its say. 

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Saturday 27.04.19
27.04.19
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2019-04-27 21:15:00 2019-04-27 23:01:00 Asia/Jerusalem Volcano Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Volcano

I Do Not Care If We Go Down In History as Barbarians

Dir.: Radu Jude
| 140 minutes

Mariana, an idealistic theater director, is commissioned by the city council to stage a grand outdoor historical pageant. She is expected to celebrate the Romanian victory on the Eastern Front, but Mariana has other plans – she bases the pageant on a notorious wartime massacre.

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Sunday 28.04.19
28.04.19
20:00
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2019-04-28 20:00:00 2019-04-28 22:20:00 Asia/Jerusalem I Do Not Care If We Go Down In History as Barbarians Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
I Do Not Care If We Go Down In History as Barbarians

The Insult

Dir.: Ziad Doueiri
| 113 minutes

Beirut - a dispute between neighbors over the repair of a gutter escalates into a legal and national conflict. The result is a brilliant combination of drama and irony and one of the best films of recent years. 

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Friday 03.05.19
03.05.19
15:00
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2019-05-03 15:00:00 2019-05-03 16:55:00 Asia/Jerusalem The Insult <p>13:00 Hummus and Kanafeh stands and live music</p><p>15:00 screening</p><div> </div> Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
The Insult
Saturday 04.05.19
04.05.19
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2019-05-04 21:30:00 2019-05-04 23:23:00 Asia/Jerusalem The Insult Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
The Insult

The Producers

Dir.: Mel Brooks
| 88 minutes

In Mel Brooks’ first feature length film, a down-and-out producer schemes to stage the worst flop in Broadway history and accidentally makes a fortune in the process.

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2019-05-04 19:00:00 2019-05-04 20:28:00 Asia/Jerusalem The Producers Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
The Producers

A Season in France

Dir.: Mahamat-Saleh Haroun
| 100 minutes

An African high school teacher flees his war-torn country for France, where he falls in love with a French woman, who offers a roof for him and his family. Mahamat-Saleh Haroun offers a humane and unsentimental view of immigration and refugees.

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2019-05-04 21:30:00 2019-05-04 23:10:00 Asia/Jerusalem A Season in France Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
A Season in France

Akasha

Dir.: Hajooj Kuka
| 78 minutes

A universal offbeat love story set in civil war torn Sudan. We follow Adnan, an AK47-loving rebel, his love interest, Lina, and the army dodging Absi, over a fateful 24 hours in a rebel-held area of Sudan. An absorbed and audacious look at the war in Sudan. 

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Sunday 05.05.19
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2019-05-05 19:00:00 2019-05-05 20:18:00 Asia/Jerusalem Akasha Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Akasha

Félicité

Dir.: Alain Gomis
| 123 minutes

Félicité is the inspirational story of an independent woman determined to save her son. On her journey through Kinshasa, Félicité encounters magical worlds, and crosses social boundaries.   

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Monday 06.05.19
06.05.19
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2019-05-06 18:00:00 2019-05-06 20:03:00 Asia/Jerusalem Félicité Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Félicité

On the Basis of Sex

Dir.: Mimi Leder
| 116 minutes

On the Basis of Sex follows the early days of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she maneuvered through professional and personal struggles to become the beacon of social rights. An effective drama that combines the courtroom genre with the personal sides of this iconic character. 

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Monday 06.05.19
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2019-05-06 20:30:00 2019-05-06 22:26:00 Asia/Jerusalem On the Basis of Sex Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
On the Basis of Sex
Thursday 09.05.19
09.05.19
21:30
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2019-05-09 21:30:00 2019-05-09 23:26:00 Asia/Jerusalem On the Basis of Sex Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
On the Basis of Sex
Saturday 11.05.19
11.05.19
14:00
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2019-05-11 14:00:00 2019-05-11 15:56:00 Asia/Jerusalem On the Basis of Sex Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
On the Basis of Sex

Green Book

Dir.: Peter Farrelly
| 130 minutes

When an African American musical prodigy sets off on a tour of 1960s American South, he enlists the services of an Italian American bouncer. The meeting between these vastly different men, on the backdrop of racial tensions, blossoms into a beautiful friendship. Oscar winner for Best Film. 

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Wednesday 08.05.19
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2019-05-08 20:30:00 2019-05-08 22:40:00 Asia/Jerusalem Green Book Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Green Book
Thursday 09.05.19
09.05.19
16:00
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2019-05-09 16:00:00 2019-05-09 18:10:00 Asia/Jerusalem Green Book Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Green Book
Friday 10.05.19
10.05.19
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2019-05-10 22:00:00 2019-05-11 00:10:00 Asia/Jerusalem Green Book Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Green Book

Welcome to Marwen

Dir.: Robert Zemeckis
| 116 minutes

A victim of a brutal attack finds a unique therapeutic way to deal with the trauma – staging scenes from WWII, with an ultra-ego and a group of brave beautiful women. Directed with grad visual ingenuity, Welcome to Marwen is a treat for the eyes and mind. 

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Thursday 09.05.19
09.05.19
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2019-05-09 19:00:00 2019-05-09 20:56:00 Asia/Jerusalem Welcome to Marwen Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Welcome to Marwen
Friday 10.05.19
10.05.19
14:00
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2019-05-10 14:00:00 2019-05-10 15:56:00 Asia/Jerusalem Welcome to Marwen Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Welcome to Marwen

Shoot the Piano Player

Dir.: Francois Truffaut
| 80 minutes

A former concert pianist who, since his wife's suicide, plays only in a Paris bar, tries to protect his brothers when they become involved with gangsters. With a loose approach, and with direct influence from Hitchcock and Renoir, Truffaut manages to present a film with a personal style. 

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Saturday 11.05.19
11.05.19
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2019-05-11 19:00:00 2019-05-11 20:20:00 Asia/Jerusalem Shoot the Piano Player Cinematheque Jerusalem Cinematheque
Shoot the Piano Player