Nominated for an Academy Award, this musical satire became a film classic in Israel. It is the story of a new immigrant from Morocco, who comes face to face with bureaucratic inefficiency and political corruption.
Speakers (in Heb.): Prof. Mordechai Kremnitzer, Adva Balzam
Five Broken Cameras
Dir.: Emad Burnat, Guy Davidi
| 90 minutes
When his fourth son is born in 2005, self-taught cameraman Emad Burnat gets his first camera. At the same time, in his village of Bil’in, Israel’s separation barrier is being built. In the years that follow, Burnat films the villagers’ peaceful resistance, while also documenting his son.
1950s America. Senator McCarthy is on his witch-hunt against American intellectuals, writers and filmmakers. Edward R. Murrow, CBS's uncompromising lead anchorman, confronts the senator on the nightly news.