Reel Israel DC

Dramatic, thought-provoking films from Israel, presented in partnership with the Embassy of Israel and the Washington Jewish Film Festival. Screenings are held every 4th Wednesday.

Upcoming Films

AKA Nadia
(nr) 115 min
in Hebrew and English with English subtitles

In A.K.A. NADIA, a love-struck Palestinian severs ties to her Jerusalem home and follows a PLO activist to London where they secretly marry. When he is arrested, Nadia finds herself alone and unable to return to Israel, where she is viewed as a terrorist. Twenty years later, Nadia is Maya, an Israeli Jew who by all appearances enjoys a successful life, married to a high-ranking Ministry official. But the resurfacing of a figure from her past threatens to unravel both her family and sense of self.

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One Show Only!
Wed, Jul 26 at 8PM
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(nr) 98 min
in Hebrew with English subtitles

Nominated for four Israeli Academy Awards, this modern adaptation of the story of Abraham, Sarah and Hagar is set in the Jerusalem Philharmonic. Conductor Abraham, and his wife Sarah, a harpist, cannot have children. When Hagar, a young horn player from East Jerusalem, joins the western side orchestra, she bonds with Sarah and offers to have a baby for her from Abraham.

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One Show Only!
Wed, Aug 23 at 8:00PM

Showing Tomorrow Sat, Jul 22

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Admission: $12.50 Adults, $9.25 Matinee Shows, $9.75 Seniors (62+), $10.00 Students, $9.50 Children (12 & under) and Military, $8.25 Avalon Members, $7.25 Seniors who are Avalon Members.
Same rates apply to Wednesday Signature Series programs. Avalon Members must purchase their discounted tickets at the box office.

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