Wednesday May 15
Magnet Attracts Big Bad Wolves
Some quick distro news is coming out of Cannes: Magnet, the genre arm of Magnolia Pictures, has acquired the North American rights to Big Bad Wolves and is planning a theatrical release for later this year! Directed by Aharon Keshales and Navot Papushado, Big Bad Wolves stars Lior Ashkenazi , Tzachi Grad , Rotem Keinan , and Dov Glickman.
Yossi Continues Tale of Gay Israeli Soldiers in Love
Director Eyton Fox tugged at our heartstrings Yossi & Jagger , a moving film about gay Israeli soldiers in love, in 2002 and now the filmmaker has returned to his fictional world with the follow-up Yossi .
Screen Savors; Brothers, a plague and spies
Three new serious series take to the airwaves, including one that looks at Arabs who serve in the IDF in elite combat units.