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Keeping the Kibbutz

A communal way of life left behind. But the people remain.

Videos

Keeping the Kibbutz: HD Trailer

Overview

Genre
Culture, Cultural History, History, and Social Issues
Synopsis

Chronicling the changing kibbutz through the eyes of some of its most devoted members, Keeping the Kibbutz examines the challenges faced by a community in transition. While some members faced heartbreak, others found new opportunities, and the kibbutz marched toward an inevitable end. A story about nostalgia, the effects of communal living and the hope for what lies ahead, Keeping the Kibbutz captures the lingering ghost of a movement left behind.

Stage
finished
Running time
54 minutes

Credits

Production Details

Prod. Co.
Eidolon Films LLC
Country
United States
Years of Production
2007-2010
Locations
USA, Israel

Distribution Details

Release year
2010
Festivals
2010 Rhode Island IFF, Flagstaff FF, Docutah, Orlando FF, Utopia FF, 2011 Downtown Boca FF, Appalachian FF
Distribution
PBS via NETA, Digital Distribution by Garden Thieves Pictures
Broadcast (Acq.)
NETA
Language
English, Hebrew

Photos

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