2008, 103 min, Israel, France, Dir: Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz

The second film by siblings Ronit and Shlomi Elkabetz continues the story of Viviane and her family, following the tensions that arise when they are reunited to sit shiva for a recently deceased brother. As the Gulf War goes on in the background, old resentments and problems bubble to the surface. In Hebrew, French and Arabic with English subtitles.

1970, Paramount, 122 min, USA, Dir: Mike Nichols

After their triumphant collaboration on THE GRADUATE, director Mike Nichols and screenwriter Buck Henry reunited for this adaptation of Joseph Heller’s satirical WWII novel. The all-star cast includes Alan Arkin, Richard Benjamin, Art Garfunkel, Bob Newhart, Anthony Perkins, Paula Prentiss, Jon Voight, Orson Welles and Henry himself.

1945, Kit Parker Films, 117 min, USA, Dir: Lewis Milestone

A platoon of WWII soldiers is sent to blow up an Italian bridge and casualties mount as they encounter enemy planes and machine guns - as well as increasing tensions among themselves. Widely considered to be one of the best and most realistic World War II movies, this classic features stellar work from Norman Lloyd, Dana Andrews, Richard Conte and others.

Syndicate content