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This edition: Carmel

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Episode Details

First aired: January 25, 2014.

(2009/Israel-France-Italy, 93 min., color, drama, in Hebrew, French and Arabic with English subtitles) Dir.: Amos Gitai. Cast: Keren Mor, Makram Khoury, Ben Gitai, Assi Dayan. Veteran Israeli filmmaker Gitai constructs an intertwining memoir of his own life and Israel’s long history in a non-linear fashion through reenactments, texts, poems and narration to create a kaleidoscope of images and associations from the distant Jewish past to the immediate Israeli present. Distrib.: Lee Krugman & Associates. Discussion guest: Jonathan Brent, YIVO Institute.

Guest List

Jonathan Brent YIVO Institute