Best new Israeli Movies in 2018 & 2017 (Netflix & Cinema List)

The Vore's Film staff selects the top best Israeli movies of 2018 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are Amos Gitai, Natalie Portman & Tal Granit Israel's biggest directors?

Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalam, The Farewell Party… Israeli cinema has been particularly successful in the last couple of years. Time for us to put together a list of essential Israeli movies.

New Israeli movies in 2018

Top movies up for release in 2018

  • Foxtrot

    DIRECTOR: Samuel Maoz
    CAST: Lior Ashkenazi, Sarah Adler, Yonaton Shiray, Shira Haas

    An Israeli family's life is turned upside down when they're told their soldier son has died. What follows is the account of their son's fate, which appears... Read more

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Best Israeli movies of 2017

Top rated 2017 Israeli movies

Best Israeli movies on Netflix or DVD in 2018

2010's best rated Israeli movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

  • Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem

    DIRECTOR: Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz
    CAST: Ronit Elkabetz Simon Abkarian Gabi Amrani

    A woman, after being in a bland marriage for twenty years, appeals to her husband for a required divorce document in front of a court but the demand seems far more... Read more

    RATING: 77/100

    RELEASE DATE: October 6th, 2014

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  • Out in the Dark

    DIRECTOR: Michael Mayer
    CAST: Nicholas Jacob Michael Aloni Jamil Khoury

    A beautiful drama based on a love story of two boys from opposite sides of a conflict; One being from Israel and the other from Palestine. Read more

    RATING: 76/100

    RELEASE DATE: September 27th, 2013

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  • Laavor et hakir

    DIRECTOR: Rama Burshtein
    CAST: Dafi Alferon Noa Kooler Oded Leopold

    A very funny and original Israeli romantic comedy. Michal is 32 and about to get married in a month. But then her soon-to-be husband bows out. Michal is determined to marry though... all she needs to do is find herself a groom within 30 days. Read more

    RATING: 73/100

    RELEASE DATE: October 27th, 2016

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  • The Farewell Party

    DIRECTOR: Tal Granit, Sharon Maymon
    CAST: Ze'ev Revach Levana Finkelstein Aliza Rosen

    In a retirement home when an old terminally ill patient decides not to succumb to a death by disease his friends make a machine for Euthanasia but soon the rumors about... Read more

    RATING: 71/100

    RELEASE DATE: May 22nd, 2015

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  • The Kindergarten Teacher

    DIRECTOR: Nadav Lapid
    CAST: Sarit Larry Avi Shnaidman Lior Raz

    After discovering an exceptional talent of poetry in a five year old kid, a kindergarten teacher takes the responsibility to protect his talent at any cost, against any... Read more

    RATING: 66/100

    RELEASE DATE: October 14th, 2014

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  • Boreg

    DIRECTOR: Shira Geffen
    CAST: Sarah Adler Samira Saraya Doraid Liddawi

    Two women, an Israeli and a Palestine, feel trapped in their respective lives seek emancipation and an incidence at a check point allows them to live each other's... Read more

    RATING: 61/100

    RELEASE DATE: April 30th, 2015

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  • Princess

    DIRECTOR: Tali Shalom-Ezer
    CAST: Shira Haas Keren Mor Ori Pfeffer

    A girl's life takes a darker turn when her role playing games with her father push her into darker alleys. Seeking respite, she comes across a lad, Adar who joins... Read more

    RATING: 60/100

    RELEASE DATE: March 19th, 2015

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