First gay poetry book is published: “Columns for a Bad Breakup” by Ilan Sheinfeld


Ayelet Menachemi’s documentary “Orvim” (‘Scare Crows’), about homosexuals in Israel, is screened.


A gay-themed column starts in a newspaper, titled “Banim” (‘boys’) by Gal Uchovsky under the pen-name Moshe.


First gay-themed play, “Mizmor le David” by Tamor Greenberg, is included at the acclaimed Acco Theater Festival.