Search results for "Aviva"

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 ...  (more)

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

Secret Lives: Hidden Children and Their Rescuers During WWII (2002) RT 92% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jul 2004

Through interviews we meet some of the people who risked their lives to hide Jewish children during World War II and how this experience has continued to affect the survivors.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Aviva Slesin

The Ten-Year Lunch (1987)

Profile of the group of writers and humorists who formed lasting friendships and collaborations centered on their daily lunches at New York City's Algonquin Hotel through the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Aviva Slesin

Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg (2009) RT 93% / Audience 78%

DVD release: May 2010

The story of the actor, writer and broadcasting pioneer, Gertrude Berg.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Aviva Kempner

The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg (2000) RT 97% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Oct 2001

The story of Baseball Hall-of-Famer Hank Greenberg is told through archival film footage and interviews with Jewish and non-Jewish fans, his former teammates, his friends, and ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Family
DIRECTION:  Aviva Kempner

Rosenwald (2015)

The Rosenwald Schools by Aviva Kempner is a documentary about how Chicago philanthropist Julius Rosenwald, the son of an immigrant peddler who rose to head Sears, partnered ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Aviva Kempner

Desecration/Resurrection (2010)

In the spring of 2010 as the British Petroleum oil spill unfolded in the Gulf of Mexico, a restored intertidal salt marsh, Ghost Nets, in the Gulf of Maine was coming back to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Aviva Rahmani

The Noah's Ark Principle (1984)

The year is 1997, and World Peace seems to have come, with most classic weapons of mass destruction having been abandoned. However, orbiting the Earth there is the ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  Richy Müller  •  Aviva Joel  •  Matthias Fuchs  •  Nikolas Lansky

Stefanie's Present (1996)

Sweet, 12 year-old Stefanie, played by child model Soraya Da Mota, dreams of attacking her parents with a flail. Not because they treat her particularly badly, you understand, ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mathieu Seiler
CAST:  Soraya Da Mota  •  Werner Düggelin  •  Aviva Joel  •  Paul Lohr

Overbooked (2012)

“Luxury, luxury, luxury… and not to be so alone.” Vanessa wants to spend her holiday at a comfortable resort. However, due to a booking error at the travel agents, Vanessa ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Matthias J. Michel
CAST:  Markus Aeschlimann  •  Maria Boettner  •  Daniel Frei  •  Andy Haueter

Extinction: The G.M.O. Chronicles (2011)

A Retrovirus, which was conceived as a tool for industrial genetic engineering, has gotten out of control and is spreading rapidly. While it crosses all organisms within our ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Niki Drozdowski
CAST:  Daniel Buder  •  Luise Bähr  •  Jerry Coyle  •  Tobias Kay

Down in the Valley (2005) RT 52% / Audience 53%

DVD release: Sep 2006

On a trip to the beach, a teenage girl named Tobe meets a charismatic stranger named Harlan, who dresses like a cowboy and claims to be a former ranch hand. The pair feel an ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Jacobson
CAST:  Edward Norton  •  Evan Rachel Wood  •  David Morse  •  Rory Culkin

Superbad (2007) RT 88% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Dec 2007

Two co-dependent high school seniors are forced to deal with separation anxiety after their plan to stage a booze-soaked party goes awry.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Greg Mottola
CAST:  Jonah Hill  •  Michael Cera  •  Christopher Mintz-Plasse  •  Bill Hader

Rolling (2007)

A med student, a teenage runaway, a lawyer, a drag queen, a high school basketball player, a drug dealer, and a teacher all cross paths in the Ecstasy-riddled L.A. underground ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Billy Samoa Saleebey
CAST:  Sanoe Lake  •  Garrett Brawith  •  Rachel Hardisty  •  Joshua Harper