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Docaviv is one of the highlights of the Tel Aviv Culture calendar. 2019 will be the 21st Festival, and will feature over 100 documentaries split into different categories: Israeli Documentary, International Documentary, Student Documentary, Depth of Field, Shorts, Panorama, Masters, Art, Music, Doc-Couture, Rare Gems, 360VR and Focus Docedge Kolkata. The majority of films are shown at the Cinematheque in Tel Aviv, but several also have special outdoor screenings across Tel Aviv.


SPECIAL FREE SCREENINGS AROUND TOWN

24/5 FRIDAY

Docaviv Museum of Nature @ The Steinhardt Museum of Natural History

Special screening of the film Animus Animales at the Nature Museum. Read More.


26/5 SUNDAY

Momentum Generation @ Hilton Beach

Free screening of “Momentum Generation” at Hilton Beach Read More.


27/5 MONDAY

Back to Woodstock Drive-In @ City Hall

A cinematic experience from the sixties Read More.


28/5 TUESDAY

John and Yoko: Only Sky Above @ Tel Aviv Port

A screening on a huge screen, in front of the sea and in the open air of the intriguing process of the Imagine album, recorded on John Lennon’s farm. Read More.


Tomorrow Already Passed @ TEDER

Special screening of “Tomorrow has already passed” – a film by Boaz Goldberg on the life and work of one of the unique known local scene – Charlie drawer. Read More.


29/5 WEDNESDAY

Levantine @ Bialik Square

Docaviv is proud to present >> Screening of the film “Levantine” from the “Hebrews” project in the open square of the Bialik compound! Read More.


Open Screening of Suede : We Want Everything @ Tel Aviv Port

Free screening on the big screen, opposite the sea and in the open air of the story of meteoric rise, the frustrating decline and surprising revival of the pioneer Britpop – Suede Read More.


30/5 THURSDAY

Mystify – Michael Hutchins @ Gan HaPisga

The Docaviv Festival invites you to the life story of the Australian band singer INXS, who glowed like a star in a great light but died at the age of 38. Read More.


Nuriev @ Habima

Docaviv arrives at the Culture Square for a festive screening of “Nuriev” – the hypnotic story of the legendary ballet virtuoso Read More.


SPECIAL EVENTS AT CINEMATEQUE

24/5 FRIDAY

Webidocs – Spotlight for Contemporary Documentary on the Web

The Docaviv Festival is proud to present: WEBIDOCS – Spotlight for contemporary documentary work on the web  Read More.


27/5 MONDAY

Bauhaus, What’s left – Docaviv Celebrates 100 Years to Bauhaus

The Bauhaus meets the big screen. Read More.


28/5 TUESDAY

Next! – Documentary Works


Docaviv Festival is proud to present a series of short presentations of documentary works of a different genre – works that offer perspectives that expand the boundaries of the genre, combining disciplines, using exceptional cinematic language or innovative technologies. Read More.


31/5 FRIDAY

The Israeli Dream: Pocket Animals

After more than a hundred episodes, Marsupials are back with a special episode following the Israeli dream. Read More.


Tickets for the best shows sell out fast – Check the schedule a reserve your tickets nowCheck out all the screenings at the Official Docaviv Website.


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