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REEL Israel Documentary Film Festival

March 10, 2019 - March 14, 2019

Featuring award-winning and critically acclaimed films that explore Israel from angles rarely seen in the news: heart-wrenching stories about family and friendship, life and death, and revelations of the past. Films were selected by Duke University Professor and film scholar Shai Ginsburg. Several post-film discussions will be scheduled with Professor Ginsburg and other scholars. For more information, showtimes, and to purchase tickets please visit here or call 919-929-8428. Seating is limited.

The Ancestral Sin, 2017 (88 minutes). A film by Doron Galezer, David Deri, Ruth Yuval.

A Sister’s Song, 2018 (80 minutes). Directed by Danae Elon; written by Danae Elon and Nancy Guerin.

Wild, 2018 (60 minutes). Directed by Uriel Sinai and Danel Elpeleg.

In Her Footsteps, 2017 (75 minutes). Directed by Rana Abu Fraiha.

Muhi – Generally Temporary, 2017 (86 minutes). Directed by Rina Castelnuovo-Hollander, Tamir Elterman.

The REEL Israel Documentary Film Festival is a collaboration between the Chelsea Theater, Kehillah Synagogue, Duke University & the Israeli Documentary Filmmakers Forum, and is made possible through generous donations by David & Adele Roth and Stan & Marion Robboy.

March 10 – March 14 | Visit for showtimes

Chelsea Theater, Timberlyne Shopping Center

1129 Weaver Dairy Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514


March 10, 2019
March 14, 2019
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