Palestine (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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Beit Avi (1947)

84 min | Drama

The info from the movie said, "a boy who survived the holocaust, hopes to be reunited with his parents in the holy land. "

Directors: Herbert Kline, Joseph Lejtes, Ben Oyserman | Stars: Y. Adaki, Irene Broza, Michael Cohen, Ronnie Cohen

Votes: 6

The Land of Promise (1935)

57 min | Documentary

This is one of Palestine's earliest sound films and part of a larger campaign to encourage settlement and investment in "the Jewish homeland." Land of Promise emphasizes secular ... See full summary »

Director: Judah Leman | Star: David Ross

Votes: 22

Oded Hanoded (1933)

70 min | Drama

Oded Hanoded, the first feature film made in Hebrew.

Director: Chaim Halachmi | Stars: Shimon Povsner, Shimon Finkel, Shifra Ashman, Menachem Gnessin

Votes: 7

Life of the Jews of Palestine (1913)

78 min | Documentary

The Life of the Jews in Palestine: 1913 is an extraordinary look at the pioneers of the First and Second Aliyah in Palestine.

Director: Noah Sokolovsky

Votes: 25

Zot Hi Ha'aretz (1935)

50 min | Drama

A chronicle of fifty years of trying to make a desert bloom and create a new state, Israel, in the land of British Palestine.

Director: Baruch Agadati | Stars: Moshe Choorgel, Yitzhak Katz, Raphael Klatchkin, Bezalel London

Votes: 9

Yalla Parkour

Documentary | Pre-production

Balancing on the edge between hope and despair, Ahmad and three friends of PK Gaza team are determined to pursue the former.

Director: Areeb Zuaiter | Stars: Ahmad Matar, Abdallah Al Qassab, Jihad Sultan, Mohamed Zaqout

Pioneers of Palestine (1933)

84 min | Drama

Describe the harsh reality attempts of establishing a Jewish settlement in Israel and the efforts of the Arab to prevent it. The film is considered as the first talking film in Palestine Israel.

Director: Aleksander Ford | Stars: Aharon Meskin, M. Forfeld, Raphael Klatchkin, Rita Goldberg

Votes: 11

Dim'at Ha'Nehamah Ha'Gedolah (1947)

50 min | Drama

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Director: Joseph Lejtes | Stars: Abraham Sofaer, Alexander Sarner, Dan Lustig, Ahuva Ginegari

Return to Zion (1920)

Documentary

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Director: Ya'ackov Ben-Dov

Votes: 8

Avoda (1935)

50 min | Documentary, Music

This documentary celebrates the pioneering labors of early Jewish settlers in Palestine, recording the technological and agricultural accomplishments of the pioneers and the idea of a socialist Jewish state.

Director: Helmar Lerski

Votes: 38

Va'Yehi Be'May (1932)

18 min | Short, Comedy

A tailor and his wife, two tourists and two settlers get mixed up with costumes and confusion during the Purim celebration of the 'AdLoYada' in Tel Aviv.

Director: Chaim Halachmi | Stars: Moshe Choorgel, Yehezkel Friedman, Baruch Hadari, Hanna Haim

Votes: 6

M'Al Hahuravot (1938)

70 min | Drama

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Directors: Nathan Axelrod, Alfred Wolf | Stars: Yoma Ben-Artzi, Yosef Cohen, Yehuda Gabai, Miriam Halafi

Kfar Yeladim (1930)

9 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Joseph Gal-Ezer

Votes: 5

The Illegals (1947)

72 min | Documentary, Drama, History

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Director: Meyer Levin | Stars: Dahn Ben Amotz, Yankel Mikalovitch, Tereska Torres

Votes: 6

Aviva (1933)

Drama, Short

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Star: Alexander Penn

Battle for Survival (1946)

18 min | Documentary, Short

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Star: Orson Welles

Votes: 14

Eretz Yisrael Hamithadeshet (1923)

Documentary, Short

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Director: Ya'ackov Ben-Dov

Banim Bonim (1924)

Documentary

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Director: Ya'ackov Ben-Dov

Tomorrow's a Wonderful Day (1947)

50 min | Documentary, Drama

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Director: Helmar Lerski | Stars: Sam Balter, Benjamin Hildesheimer, Jimmie Lipton

Votes: 25

Halome Ami (1933)

66 min | Documentary

Early documentary on Palestine, featuring the last appearance of Cantor Yossele Rosenblatt.

Director: A.J. Bloome | Stars: Zvee Scooler, Yossele Rosenblatt

Votes: 5

Yehuda Hameshukhreret (1918)

Documentary

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Director: Ya'ackov Ben-Dov

Aviv B'Eretz Yisrael (1928)

64 min | Documentary

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Directors: Ya'ackov Ben-Dov, Joseph Gal-Ezer

Votes: 7

The First Film of Palestine (1911)

20 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Murray Rosenberg

Votes: 23

Harpatkeotav Shel Gadi Ben Sossi (1931)

8 min | Animation, Short

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Director: Baruch Agadati

Ha-Tehiya (1927)

Documentary, History

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Director: Ya'ackov Ben-Dov

Yoman Tel-Aviv No. 1 (1933)

Documentary

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Director: Chaim Halachmi

Eretz Yisrael Hameshukhreret (1919)

Short, History

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Director: Ya'ackov Ben-Dov

Yoman Eretz Yisrael (1932)

Documentary

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Director: Ya'ackov Ben-Dov

Davidoff Newsreel (1934)

10 min | Documentary, Short

This newsreel segment depicts the first voyage of a Polish ocean liner to Palestine in 1934, including its departure, voyage, and the urban vistas of Haifa and Tel Aviv, which greeted its arrival.

Under the Lemon Tree (II) (2021)

Short | Announced

Under the shade of a lemon tree, a Palestinian woman, Khaldieh, prepares herself a humble breakfast, remembering her former life and lost homeland with an assemblage of simple elements.

Director: Noor Fawzi Alasswad