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"A Tale of Love and Darkness"
Screening date: Saturday, May 16
Director: Natalie Portman
Cast: Natalie Portman, Makram Khoury, Shira Haas
Why you should care: Portman's directorial debut centers on the life of Amos Oz, a champion of a two-state solution for the ongoing Israel and Palestine conflict. Considering the negative reception James Franco and Ryan Gosling have received with their filmmaking efforts the past few years, will the International media sharpen or dull their knives for Portman?