The 33rd Haifa International Film Festival (5-14 October) in Israel has unveiled its lineup, which includes 13 new Israeli films and 9 new Israeli Documentaries.
The feature competition will include exclusively Israeli productions and co-productions. It features Foxtrot, The Testament and The Cousin, which all premiere at the upcoming Vennice Film Festival.
The festival’s out-of-competition slate includes a tribute to Israeli-American actor-director Mike Burstyn and will screen his new film Azimuth, which marks the 50th anniversary of the Six-Day War.
The announced line-up is as follows:
Don’t Forget Me (Israel/France/Germany)
Dir. Ram Nehari
Dir. Haim Tabakman
Dir. Samuel Maoz
Low Tide (Israel/France) 2017
Dir. Daniel Mann
Madam Yankelova’s Fine Literature Club(Israel)
Dir. Guilhad Emilio Schenker
Dir. Limor Shmila
Dir. Asaf Saban
The Cousin (Israel)
Dir. Tzahi Grad
The Testament (Israel / Austria)
Dir. Amichai Greenberg
Out of Competition:
Dir. Mike Burstyn
The Legend of King Solomon (Israel/Hungary)
Dir. Albert Hanan Kaminski
No One (Israel/Ukraine/Russia)
Dir. Eran Riklis