A Wider Bridge: Resources

Israelis have LGBTQ members of the Parliament, Films and TV programs with LGBTQ themes, and many out of the closet musicians, artists and activists. Below is A Wider Bridge’s complete index to the culture of LGBTQ Israel.

Politics and Activism

Shira Banki (z”l)
Shai Doitsh
Michal Eden
Uzi Even
Nora Greenberg
Nitzan Horowitz
Daniel Jonas
Hannah Klein
Anat Nir
Etai Pinkas
Zehorit Sorek
Yaniv Weizman

Musicians

Adam
Amir Fryszer Guttman
Dana International
Dudu Yzhaki
Ellyott
Harel Skaat
Inbal Perlmuter
Ivri Lider
Korin Alal
Mickiyagi
Ohad Hitman
Offer Nissim
Rona Kenan
Yael Deckelbaum
Yehonathan
Yehuda Poliker
Yehudit Ravitz

Actors and TV Hosts

Assi Azar
Orna Banai

Choreographers and Stage Artists

Oren Laor
Niv Sheinfeld
Ido Tadmor

Filmmakers

Eytan Fox
Tomer Heymann
Yariv Mozer

Authors, writers and journalists

David Ehelich
Gal Uchovsky
Yossi Avni-Levy

Photographers, painters and artists

Sichi Gilad
Adi Nes
Rafi Peretz
Ilana Zeffren

Social Media Personalities

Eliad Cohen
Idan Matalon

Films

After (‘Time Off’)
And Thou Shalt Love
Antarctica
Blush (Barash)
Cupcakes
Deep Red
Eyes Wide Open
Fucking Different Tel Aviv
Gay Days
Gender and Peace
Good Boys
Halakeh
Home is You
I Shot My Love
Jerusalem is Proud to Present
Melting Away
Mom, Dad: I Have Something to Tell You
Out in the Dark
Say Amen
Snails in the Rain
That’s Gila, That’s Me
The Bubble
The Invisible Men
The Man I Am
The Queen Has No Crown
Yossi
Yossi and Jagger

Television

Mom and Dads

Israeli Organizations

The Aguda: The Israeli National LGBT Task Force
Maavarim For the Transgender Community
Jerusalem Open House
IGY :Israeli Gay Youth
Hoshen: Education and Change
Tehila – Parents of LGBT People
KALA – Ethiopian Israeli LGBT Community
Tel Aviv LGBT Center
Bat Kol – For Orthodox Women
Havruta – For Orthodox Men
Blue and White Pride
The Association of Israeli Gay Dads
Pride Home in Beer Sheva
Communities Home in Haifa
LGBT Olim
The Gila Project – For Trans Empowerment
Beshela: Veteran Lesbian Women
Havana
Lethal Lesbian Film Festival
Tel Aviv International LGBT Film Festival
Beit Dror
Tel Aviv Gay Vibe
New Family
Keshet Families
Beit Daniel for Progressive Judaism
Kol Haneshama Community
Eden Mikedem Community
Israel Hofsheet
Israel Religious Action Center

North American Organizations

Keshet
Eshel
GLOE (DCJCC)
JCRC San Francisco
Israel Center of the San Francisco Jewish Community Federation
Jewish Queer Youth
JQ International
Atlantic Jewish Council
Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs
The Jewish Federation Los Angeles
The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle
Beth Chayim Chadashim (Los Angeles)
Kol Ami (Los Angeles)
Beit Simchat Torah (New York)
Or Chayim (New York)
Congregation Shaar Zahav (San Francisco)
Mosaic of Westchester
Hebro for Gay Jews
National Union of Jewish LGBT Students
Nice Jewish Boys DC
Israel on Campus Coalition
New Israel Fund
LGBTQ Chabad
Kulanu Toronto

Global Organizations

The World Congress of GLBT Jews
Rainbow Jews (UK)

A Wider Bridge Staff

Arthur Slepian
Tyler Gregory
Laurie Grauer
Quentin Hill
Jordan Schwartz
Shani Segev
Yanir Dekel