Posted Posted in Film, RESOURCES

Director: Limor Shmila Year: 2017 Genre: Drama, Romance Language: Hebrew/French (English subtitles) Runtime: 79 minutes STORYLINE Upon discovering that her beloved grandfather has passed away, Efi returns to her hometown of Akko. During her stay Efi meets Karen – a teacher, wife and mother of two. The two women instantly form a connection and fall […]

Israel: The Beauty of its Landscape Matches the Beauty Found Inside All of its People

Posted Posted in Global Views, home views, Israel Travel Tips, NEWS, VIEWS

Popular British magazine Gay Times flew to Israel for an unforgettable journey through Jerusalem, the Dead Sea, the Judean Desert and Mitzpe Ramon – and didn’t forget to explore the much-alive and present LGBT+ life. As we jump into the back of a 4×4 Jeep like something from a James Bond movie, our eyes become […]

Tamar Eizenman

Posted Posted in Music

Tamar Eisenman is an Israeli-American singer-songwriter that regularly shatters stereotypes. She performed and worked with some of the biggest Israeli artists as a guitarist, a producer, a composer and a backup singer. Tamar Eisenman spent a part of her childhood in San Francisco with her family, and it was then that she introduced first to […]

Daniel Jonas

Posted Posted in Politics and Activism

Daniel Jonas is the chairperson of ‘Havruta – Religious Gay Man,’ a gay Jewish-observant organization in Israel. Daniel was born and raised in Jerusalem. An observant Jew, married to Uri, Daniel holds an MA degree in Jewish History from Hebrew University. His MA thesis was about the homoerotic aspects of the Sabbatean theology. Jonas first […]

Tel Aviv’s Rooftop Farm Grows Fresh Food for Thousands

Posted Posted in Israel Travel Tips, NEWS, News from Israel

Located above the Dizengoff shopping center, this urban farm uses hydroponics to grow vegetables rapidly and organically. The Dizengoff Center is a vast shopping mall in central Tel Aviv, Israel. Built in the 1970s, the towering concrete structure doesn’t look like much, but when you step inside, a wonderful sight will meet your eyes. There […]

Quentin’s Finest Moments in Israel

Posted Posted in 2016 Israel Mission, A Wider Blog, Israel Travel Tips, NEWS, News from Israel

Quentin Hill joined A Wider Bridge’s staff in August, and just came back from his first AWB LGBTQ Israel Mission, which was also his first time traveling to Israel with a group of LGBTQ people. During the trip, Quentin was also inspired regarding how to deal with the election results back home. Here’re quotes and […]