A contemplative hike through Jerusalem, old and new, bringing together nostalgic reminiscences of the past and a philosophical appreciation of the present, all imbued with background music and expressed in song.
I Am a Jerusalemite
A Film by: Yehoram Gaon
(Israel, 1971, 100 Minutes, Color, Hebrew, English subtitles, Cast: Yehoram Gaon, Hani Nahmias, Rahel Zimmerman)
Yehoram Gaon celebrates his hometown of Jerusalem through travelogues, history and poetic hymns. This film was produced during the post-Six Day period when the city of Jerusalem and its people were united with one another. It is a musical love-letter to the city and the people of Jerusalem, filled with dramatic sequences and colorful names and synonyms of the city.
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