Levana Finkelstein

Aviva, My Love (2006)

Aviva, a hard-working hotel cook in the small northern Israeli town of Tiberias, is on the brink of finally fulfilling her lifelong dream. For years she kept her remarkable writing abilities under wraps, until her sister, Anita, introduces her to Oded, an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shemi Zarhin
CAST:  Assi Levy  •  Sasson Gabai  •  Itay Turgeman  •  Dana Ivgy

Aviva, a hard-working hotel cook in the small northern Israeli town of Tiberias, is on the brink of finally fulfilling her lifelong dream. For years she kept her remarkable writing abilities under wraps, until her sister, Anita, introduces her to Oded, an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shemi Zarhin
CAST:  Assi Levy  •  Sasson Gabai  •  Itay Turgeman  •  Dana Ivgy

The War After (1991)

A story of an army colonel who is fighting the accusations in committing war crime but his only witness is comatose in the hospital.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Uri Barbash
CAST:  Rami Danon  •  Assi Dayan  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Hanna Maron

A story of an army colonel who is fighting the accusations in committing war crime but his only witness is comatose in the hospital.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Uri Barbash
CAST:  Rami Danon  •  Assi Dayan  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Hanna Maron

I Love You Rosa (1972)

This story centers on the Jewish practice that requires an unmarried brother to marry the childless widow of his dead brother. In this story the younger brother is only 12 years old when his brother dies. The requirement is avoided by a legal fiction, but as time ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Moshé Mizrahi
CAST:  Michal Bat-Adam  •  Gabi Otterman  •  Yosef Shiloach  •  Levana Finkelstein

This story centers on the Jewish practice that requires an unmarried brother to marry the childless widow of his dead brother. In this story the younger brother is only 12 years old when his brother dies. The requirement is avoided by a legal fiction, but as time ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Moshé Mizrahi
CAST:  Michal Bat-Adam  •  Gabi Otterman  •  Yosef Shiloach  •  Levana Finkelstein

The Little Traitor (2009)

Based on the novel "Panther in the Basement" by the world-renowned author, Amos Oz, the movie takes place in Palestine in 1947, just a few months before Israel becomes a state. Proffy Liebowitz, a militant yet sensitive eleven year old wants nothing more than for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lynn Roth
CAST:  Alfred Molina  •  Ido Port  •  Zachi Noy  •  Anat Klausner

Based on the novel "Panther in the Basement" by the world-renowned author, Amos Oz, the movie takes place in Palestine in 1947, just a few months before Israel becomes a state. Proffy Liebowitz, a militant yet sensitive eleven year old wants nothing more than for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lynn Roth
CAST:  Alfred Molina  •  Ido Port  •  Zachi Noy  •  Anat Klausner

The Mechanik (2005)

A Russian ex-hit man is called back to Russia for one last job. This time against his former employees, the Russian mob.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dolph Lundgren
CAST:  Dolph Lundgren  •  Ben Cross  •  Ivan Petrushinov  •  Olivia Lee

A Russian ex-hit man is called back to Russia for one last job. This time against his former employees, the Russian mob.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dolph Lundgren
CAST:  Dolph Lundgren  •  Ben Cross  •  Ivan Petrushinov  •  Olivia Lee

Rockinghorse (1978)

Ami Susetz, an Israeli artist, abandons his wife and daughter in New-York, and comes back to his home land after years of absence.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yaky Yosha
CAST:  Miriam Bernstein-Cohen  •  Gedalia Besser  •  Levana Finkelstein

Ami Susetz, an Israeli artist, abandons his wife and daughter in New-York, and comes back to his home land after years of absence.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yaky Yosha
CAST:  Miriam Bernstein-Cohen  •  Gedalia Besser  •  Levana Finkelstein

The Farewell Party (2014)

A group of friends at a Jerusalem retirement home build a machine for self-euthanasia in order to help their terminally ill friend. When rumors of the machine begin to spread, more and more people ask for their help, and the friends are faced with an emotional dilemma  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sharon Maymon  •  Tal Granit
CAST:  Ze'ev Revach  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Alisa Rozen  •  Ilan Dar

A group of friends at a Jerusalem retirement home build a machine for self-euthanasia in order to help their terminally ill friend. When rumors of the machine begin to spread, more and more people ask for their help, and the friends are faced with an emotional dilemma  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sharon Maymon  •  Tal Granit
CAST:  Ze'ev Revach  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Alisa Rozen  •  Ilan Dar

The Kind Words (2015)

Follows three brothers who are going to discover the greatest secret of their late mother. This trip is going to change their lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shemi Zarhin
CAST:  Roy Assaf  •  Rotem Zissman-Cohen  •  Assaf Ben-Shimon  •  Sasson Gabai

Follows three brothers who are going to discover the greatest secret of their late mother. This trip is going to change their lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shemi Zarhin
CAST:  Roy Assaf  •  Rotem Zissman-Cohen  •  Assaf Ben-Shimon  •  Sasson Gabai

Aya: Imagined Autobiography (1994)

Aya is a woman who, since early childhood, has been driven by her father's ambition to see her become successful. Now she is shooting a film and fragments of dreams and fantasy alternate with reality.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michal Bat-Adam
CAST:  Michal Bat-Adam  •  Gedalia Besser  •  Levana Finkelstein

Aya is a woman who, since early childhood, has been driven by her father's ambition to see her become successful. Now she is shooting a film and fragments of dreams and fantasy alternate with reality.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michal Bat-Adam
CAST:  Michal Bat-Adam  •  Gedalia Besser  •  Levana Finkelstein

Women (1996)

Love, family expectations, and religion mix in 19th century Jerusalem. Jacob and Rebecca marry; he's a rabbi, she's dutiful and loving. But she has no children. Months become years. Although Jacob is content, his mother reminds everyone she is waiting for a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Moshé Mizrahi
CAST:  Michal Bat-Adam  •  Arieh Elias  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Boris Ahnov

Love, family expectations, and religion mix in 19th century Jerusalem. Jacob and Rebecca marry; he's a rabbi, she's dutiful and loving. But she has no children. Months become years. Although Jacob is content, his mother reminds everyone she is waiting for a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Moshé Mizrahi
CAST:  Michal Bat-Adam  •  Arieh Elias  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Boris Ahnov

Dreams of Innocence (1998)

Little Benjamin and Margalit are raised in the boondocks of Israel by their long-suffering mother, but they have in them something of their father, who can't stay in a place with no prospect of riches and excitement.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dina Zvi-Riklis
CAST:  Moshe Ivgy  •  Efrat Aviv  •  Eyal Geffen  •  Maya de Vries

Little Benjamin and Margalit are raised in the boondocks of Israel by their long-suffering mother, but they have in them something of their father, who can't stay in a place with no prospect of riches and excitement.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dina Zvi-Riklis
CAST:  Moshe Ivgy  •  Efrat Aviv  •  Eyal Geffen  •  Maya de Vries

Diana’s Child (2005)

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CAST:  Shmil Ben Ari  •  Neta Moran  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  hila feldman

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CAST:  Shmil Ben Ari  •  Neta Moran  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  hila feldman

After His Death (2017)

After the death of her father, Ayelet discovers that he had an affair with a man. Ayelet confronts her mother, and discovers that she knew about it. Ayelet decides to invite her father's lover to his grave, despite her mother's opinion.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lior Soroka
CAST:  Adi Bielski  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Kim Gordon  •  Ori Lachmi

After the death of her father, Ayelet discovers that he had an affair with a man. Ayelet confronts her mother, and discovers that she knew about it. Ayelet decides to invite her father's lover to his grave, despite her mother's opinion.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lior Soroka
CAST:  Adi Bielski  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Kim Gordon  •  Ori Lachmi

Margo Sheli (1969)

A love story between two people from different cultures and the relatives who manage to separate them until the lovers again find each other.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Menahem Golan
CAST:  Levana Finkelstein  •  Oded Teomi  •  Avner Hizkiyahu  •  Bracha Ne'eman

A love story between two people from different cultures and the relatives who manage to separate them until the lovers again find each other.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Menahem Golan
CAST:  Levana Finkelstein  •  Oded Teomi  •  Avner Hizkiyahu  •  Bracha Ne'eman

Tzanani Family (1976)

One of the most loved Israeli comedy at all times. A Satiric comedy about a rival between Yemenite shoe seller and a Parsian shoe seller.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Boaz Davidson
CAST:  Gabi Amrani  •  Yosef Shiloach  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Geula Nuni

One of the most loved Israeli comedy at all times. A Satiric comedy about a rival between Yemenite shoe seller and a Parsian shoe seller.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Boaz Davidson
CAST:  Gabi Amrani  •  Yosef Shiloach  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Geula Nuni

The Israeli Boys (2020)

Secrets, lies, surprises and more are explored in this rich selection of gay short films from Israel. The 6 short films are: Three (2018); A Trip to the Desert (2016); Rubber Dolphin (2018); Stav (2018); After His Death (2017); Leave of Absence (2016).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lior Soroka  •  Moshe Rosenthal  •  Ori Aharon  •  Lior Haen  •  Nizan Lotem  •  Michal Haggiag
CAST:  Uri Klauzner  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Yoav Rotman  •  Michal Bernstein

Secrets, lies, surprises and more are explored in this rich selection of gay short films from Israel. The 6 short films are: Three (2018); A Trip to the Desert (2016); Rubber Dolphin (2018); Stav (2018); After His Death (2017); Leave of Absence (2016).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lior Soroka  •  Moshe Rosenthal  •  Ori Aharon  •  Lior Haen  •  Nizan Lotem  •  Michal Haggiag
CAST:  Uri Klauzner  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Yoav Rotman  •  Michal Bernstein

The silence

The life of Avihao (Morris Cohen), a television personality with an excessively big mouth, is getting more and more complicated: his mother Sarah (Levna Finkelstein) stopped talking, fell into complete silence and his father does not understand why. Aviv (Oshari ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shemi Zarhin
CAST:  Moris Cohen  •  Oshri Cohen  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Esti Zakheim

The life of Avihao (Morris Cohen), a television personality with an excessively big mouth, is getting more and more complicated: his mother Sarah (Levna Finkelstein) stopped talking, fell into complete silence and his father does not understand why. Aviv (Oshari ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shemi Zarhin
CAST:  Moris Cohen  •  Oshri Cohen  •  Levana Finkelstein  •  Esti Zakheim