Wednesday 18 October 2017
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Israeli Early Cinema

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Haim Halachmi

Haim Halachmi is considered first film director in the Yishuv (pre Israel Jewish community in Palestine).

Halachmi was also a film producer, theater actor & owner of film production companies. Between his films are the first ever Israeli plotted full-length drama movie filmed in Israel "Oded Hanoded", produced & filmed on 1932 and the "Va'Yehi Be'May" Comedy, also from 1932 (Both film, silent films).