Mahane Yehuda Market – Situated in the center of Jerusalem, Israel the Mahane Yehuda Market is a bustling shopping area filled with the freshest local foods and various low-priced wares. The abundance of colors and the variety of fresh produce, fish, meats, breads and spices, make the market an ideal location to film a colorful authentic aspect of Israeli life. There is never a quiet moment in the market, as local vendors constantly shout their offerings and deals, and beckon shoppers to their stalls. The market is made up of a large outdoor section (most conducive for filming), a smaller more cramped indoor section, and numerous small alleys filled with shops and surprises. Additionally, the market has recently become a hotspot for trendy restaurants and cafes with regular jazz performances, attracting a wide variety of people. For a concise representation of Jerusalem’s charm and a portrait of ordinary Jerusalemites, the Mahane Yehuda Market is a good film location choice.
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