From 28-th of August in Moscow will start the XV festival of Israeli cinema, dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the resumption of diplomatic relations between Israel and Russia. The program, as they say, for every taste — there is Comedy, drama, romance, a philosophical parable, however, unites all this diversity a common style, it is the comprehension of his country, land, homeland… the comprehension of the people living there.
Visitors of the program “Briefly” at the Jewish Museum and tolerance centre. Photos mjff.ru
Attache on culture of Embassy of Israel in Moscow, Violeta Dyachenko took part in the forum programme:
— Such festivals that are important to note are around the world — she said “MK” — Moscow forum — the anniversary, and our main goal is to show through movies, what Israel lives, what he believes, what dreams; what is essential is that the films are mainly new (2014/15), with the exception of the last — of the stunning film “Beaufort” Director Joseph Cedar (2007).
…Is the story of 22-year-old commander of the checkpoint, “Beaufort” Liraz Liberti and his soldiers, unfolding a couple of months before Israel withdrew its troops from Lebanon.
But this story is not about war, but about the flight… when the enemy has no face.
The film was nominated for an Oscar in 2008 for best foreign film.
— Open festival of the documentary “the Rabin — in your own words” (directed by Erez Laufer), and he goes in Hebrew with Russian subtitles.
Casual atmosphere and personal statements Rabin reveal little-known pages of his life and some turning points in the history of Israel. The tape contains unique archival materials, home shooting in the eight-millimeter camera, correspondence with family, memoirs, untouched by censorship, informal interviews and other personal records — for the first time presented to the viewer forty years later.
— That is, through the image of Rabin again we are talking about the home country, and invite you to reflect with us…