Director: Yona Zarecki
The atmosphere and spirit of Galilee is expressed not only through shots actually taken on the spot, but also through some of the paintings of Israeli artists: Guttman brings us to a recounting of different historical periods of Galilee; Rubin portrays the simple folk; Shemi is the painter of Safed; and Castel gives plastic expression to his feelings of a mystic belief in the Scriptures and in the world.
Through a lyrical tracing of the evolution of Rubin's work, this film shows the land of Israel, its moods and its people. ... More »
The penal system of Israel provides a form of remission for good behaviour which permits prisoners twenty-four hours with their families at intervals to reduce the tension of their long incarceration… More »