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Most widely held works by Sisu Home Entertainment, Inc
I'm still here real diaries of young people who lived during the Holocaust ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Brings to life the diaries of young people who witnessed first-hand the horrors of the Holocaust. Through an emotional montage of sound and image, the film salutes this group of brave, young writers who refused to quietly disappear. The stories of the young Holocaust victims come to life by weaving together personal photos, handwritten pages and drawings from the diaries, and archival films. Original footage shot in Vilnius, Lithuania, in the remnants of the old Jewish ghetto.
Avivah ahuvati Aviva my love ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hebrew and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Aviva is a poor cook at a local Tiberias hotel whose big dream is about to come true. Through her sister, Anita, she meets Oded, a famous write who promises he'll make Aviva a great writer too. But Aviva's big break starts to affect her family, and not necessarily in a good way. Aviva's future begins to alternate between despair and hope.
Turn left at the end of the world Sof ha'olam smola ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Hebrew and held by 242 libraries worldwide
A tiny Israeli village in the Negev Desert is home to people from both Morocco and India. They have poverty in common and little else. Two families will be brought together by the unlikely friendship of daughters. There is the sultry Moroccan, Nicole, and the thoughtful Indian, Sara. The women's youth and lust for freedom overcome cultural prejudices. For this community and these two friends, the road to harmony is full of twists and turns.
Shalom sesame. Volume 2, Chanukah, the missing Menorah ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
It's time to celebrate Chanukah in Israel. Grover is bringing the latkes and all is well until Anneliese gets caught in a game of tag with a chicken and loses her special menorah! Can her Muppet friends find the missing menorah in time to celebrate Chanukah?
Lights the miracle of Chanukah ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Retelling of the Chanukah story. It delivers the message that it is alright to be different and to stand up for what you believe.
סאלח שבתי ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Hebrew and held by 209 libraries worldwide
The sharp, often hilarious satire that became the most successful film in Israeli history is about new immigrants Sallah and his family, who are left in a shack near their promised apartment and are abandoned for months.
There's no such thing as a Chanukah bush, Sandy Goldstein ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Amidst the lights and festivities of the holiday season, a young girl confronts a dilemma: should she help her friends celebrate what they believe in or should she celebrate what she believes in?
Avanim Stones ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Hebrew and held by 176 libraries worldwide
A young woman splits her time between her job at her father's Tel Aviv firm, her husband and child, and her lover. Her life becomes altered forever when the lover is killed by a suicide bomber.
Shalom sesame. It's passover, Grover!, Volume 7 Reḥov Sumsum ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
It's almost time to celebrate Passover, and there is no horseradish to be found. Grover, Anneliese, and Avigail put their heads together to track it down, but things get tricky when there's an Oofnik involved! Features special guest Jake Gyllenhaal.
Newland [Erets ḥadashah ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Hebrew and held by 165 libraries worldwide
"Leaving the devastation of World War II behind them, a little girl and her brother travel from Europe to Israel in search of family, hope, and future. Placed in a refugee camp on their arrival they are confronted by a world of colorful characters whose intrigues both terrify and tantalize them and are forced to face the difficult realities of a new land. Powerfully reflecting the complexities of Israeli society at its birth, Newland is a stunning film that travels a surprising path towards a startling conclusion."--Container.
The Jewish holidays video guide ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
The history and practice of Passover, Rosh Ha-Shanah, Yom Kippur, Hanukkah, Purim, Sukkot, Shavuot, and Shabbat.
Something from nothing [a children's tale ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
In this video retelling of a traditional Jewish folktale, Joseph's baby blanket is transformed into ever smaller items as he grows until there is nothing left--but then Joseph has an idea.
Shalom sesame. Volume 1, Welcome to Israel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Join Grover as he explores Israel, its people and places, and learns new things.
Shalom Sesame. Be happy, it's Purim!, Volume 6 Reḥov Sumsum ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
Everyone is dressing up for Purim, but who is the masked singer at the Purim Spiel? Avigail is inspired by the story of Esther and Moishe Oofnik is his usual grouch self. Features special guest Eva Longoria.
ha-Ḥayim 'al pi Agfa Life according to Agfa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hebrew and held by 146 libraries worldwide
A drama with a comic edge about the colliding, intertwining lives of customers at a small Tel Aviv coffee-house.
To take a wife ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hebrew and held by 142 libraries worldwide
A young woman trying to raise three children, work from home, and observe the strict Moroccan traditions of her family finds herself at constant odds with her husband and her brothers, who want her to stay married and leave behind the notions of being loved and free.
Dialogues with Elie Wiesel, Richard D. Heffner the moral responsibility of the individual in a changing world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel and historian and Open mind host Richard D. Heffner examine the moral responsibility of the private person in dealing with many critical issues facing us today. Their inquiry ranges into topics such as ethnic cleansing, Israeli and Arab nationalism, euthanasia, genetic engineering, the Holocaust, and capital punishment.
Jerusalem the city touched by God ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
"The passion and power of the singular city at the heart of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam is revealed in this award-winning film ... The story of Jerusalem's 3,000 year history unfolds in a sight and sound spectacular of breathtaking visuals and magnificent music. Richly textured with the exquisite art, artifacts, and architecture of Jerusalem and memorable performances by the 330 voices of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, [the film] is compelling viewing for audiences of all faiths"--Container.
Shalom Sesame = Reḥov Sumsum Disc 3, Chanukah. Sing around the seasons ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Chanukah: Journey to Modin, the land of the Macabees, play an exciting game of Dreidel of Fortune, and watch a special tribute to a famous little Chanukah hero, and much more!
Shalom Sesame. Disc 5 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Hebrew and English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Jerusalem Jones (Sarah Jessica Parker) leaps into the story of Passover to solve the mystery of the missing afikoman and then B.B. King teaches his guitar to play in Hebrew as the cast takes a musical trip through Israel.
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