Gauzy Dreams of Aliyah Meet Reality

An Israeli-French documentary follows the ups and downs of French Jews who chose to move to Israel.

For the last 12 years, French Jews have been gradually moving to Israel. It isn't that they face some new existential threat, profound economic crisis or that they're ambling through a "window of opportunity" for emigration. Rather, it is a big, slow current that, says the Jewish Agency, began in 2000. Also, there isn't one reason for it, there are many: but if there's a common factor it's...