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Israeli Film Festival 2019 - An Israeli Love Story


A film by Dan Wolman | 93 minutes | Fiction | Hebrew with English subtitles

Based on the true story of theatre director and actress Pnina Gary, multiaward winning director Dan Wolman tells a passionate story of love and independence. Set in pre-state Palenstine, Eli and Margalit are torn between their love for one another and where they see their own futures in the Jewish state. In the budding theatre world of Tel Aviv and the kibbutzim, Margalit finds her place in the spotlight. Eli, while planning to marry Margalit, is drawn deeper into the armed struggle for Jewish independence from the British.

View this film's trailer below.

The 9th Annual Israeli Film Festival is sponsored by Weinstein Properties. It will run January 9 – 13 at the Weinstein JCC.

Festival Concessions are sponsored by Risa and Jay Levine

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