• Israel: A Home Movie (2013)

Israel: A Home Movie Poster

Release Date: 2013

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
Using home movies, filmmaker Eliav Lilti traces the history of Israel from the beginning of the 20th century.

Director: Eliav Lilti

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

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  • A prismatic meditation on an entire nation, Eliav Lilti's documentary is history as abstraction. show more

  • This striking cinematic collage provides a hauntingly personal perspective on a country that has been wracked by strife from its very beginnings. show more

  • Ultimately, this film reveals the Israeli self-image, but not much more. The people with the cameras pass by Arab neighbors, and what the Palestinians’ home movies might look like remains unexplored. show more

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