Israeli Film Week to be held in Kyiv

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The event will include four Israeli films, including nominees and winners of the Israel Film Academy Award, as well as films participating in the country's largest film festival in Haifa. In addition, the most expensive Israeli film ever will be shown. This was told by the company “Arthouse Traffic”.

The event will open with the epic war drama “Vision of Victory”, based on real events during the Israeli War of Independence. The plot of the picture revolves around the raid of the armed forces of Egypt in the Jewish commune of Nitzanim. In 2021, the film was awarded the Israel Film Academy Awards for Best Cinematography and Makeup. "Image of Victory" became the most expensive Israeli film in history.

Touching drama Good Morning Son Masterfully reflects the challenges faced by military families in Israel and around the world. In the center of the plot – a seriously wounded soldier, as well as his family, friends and doctors, who are fighting for the life of a young man. Picture from the national competition program of the Haifa International Film Festival in 2018.

Comedy – joint film of Israel and France "Paris Boutique". The film tells about the adventures and sudden friendship in Jerusalem of two women – a lawyer on a business trip and a taxi driver meeting her at the airport. In 2020, the film received six nominations for the Israel Film Academy Award.

Israeli-Italian co-production drama Here We Are! tells about a man who dedicated his life to raising his son with autism. Having matured, the guy must move to a specialized institution, but the father, not ready for separation, organizes an escape for his son. In 2020, the tape was included in the official program of the Cannes Film Festival, and in its homeland, it received the Israel Film Academy Awards for the best director, screenplay, and the work of the actors of the first and second plans.

Israeli Film Week Festival will be held at the cinema "October" in Kyiv on February 16–19. All screenings will be in the original language with Ukrainian subtitles.

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