Israel is turning 60,
and that means that there will be a lot to film and
document around the country. The occasion of Israel’s
60th birthday makes it an interesting time to come
and film in Israel and delve into all sorts of areas
of Israeli society. If you would like to film in Israel
we are your one-stop address for all your production
needs. There are a variety of places to film across
the country. For more ideas and information on specific
locations, see our location
guide or send us requests for locations.
Biblical Productions has a vast film archive encompassing
all areas of Israeli history and society. For instance,
if you would like to make a film about 60 years of
Israeli architecture, 60 years of Israeli food, or
60 years of Israeli government, we can supply you
with footage for your film. Biblical Productions can
also arrange interviews with top Israeli government
officials and various key personalities from across
the spectrum of society.
During the year we will make sure that you are fully
updated on important events taking place around the
country in honor of Israel’s 60th anniversary.
In addition, if you would like us to cover a specific
event we can supply you with great coverage using
the most professional and efficient Israeli film crews.
Over the next few months, check back at the site
to read fascinating articles dedicated to Israel’s
First 60 Year Celebrations
The organization in charge of Israel’s 60th
anniversary events recently released a list of events
that will take place around the country on May 8th,
2008 - Independence Day eve, and May 9th - Independence
Day. Several special activities taking place throughout
the entire year were announced as well.
Here is a preliminary list of events that are being
organized in honor of Israel’s 60th:
Video Presentation - At
10:00pm on May 8th, there will be a video presentation
displayed simultaneously on stages across the country
that will deal with significant milestones in Israel’s
Achievements Exhibit –
In several cities around the country there will be
an exhibit displaying Israel’s achievements
in medicine, science, technology, agriculture, security
industries, culture and art.
Sound and Light Show –
On Independence Day eve there will be a huge show
with lights, music, lasers, and special effects. The
show will take place simultaneously in tens of locations
around Israel and will also be broadcast on television.
Party at the Yarkon Park
– There will be a huge party with dancing and
other festivities at the Yarkon Park in Tel Aviv that
will take place on May 9th during the afternoon. The
event will be open to the public and entrance is free.
Sea of Galilee Trail –
Israel’s Nature and Parks Authority is taking
part in creating a path that will surround the Sea
of Galilee and will be 60 km in length. During the
year there will be free guided tours for children
and youth, and some sections will be handicap accessible.
Tel Aviv – Jerusalem Bike
Path – In conjunction with the Jewish
National Fund, a bike path will be paved between Jerusalem
and Tel Aviv, approximately 60 km in length. The path
is expected to be completed by October 2008 and different
educational projects are planned for the length of
Football – Israel’s
premiere football team will host one of the top European
teams for an exhibition match. Children will receive
free entrance and the entire event will be dedicated
to the movement against violence in sports.