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The Faithful City

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 26 min.
  • Genres: Melodrama, Drama
  • Director:Josef Leytes


The Israeli-made Faithful City stars [[Performer~P66450~Jamie Smith~jamiesmith]] as an American in Tel Aviv just after World War II. Smith makes the acquaintance of a group of orphans, Jewish refugees of the concentration camps. It takes some doing, but Smith wins the love and trust of these displaced youngsters. Like most government-funded Israeli productions of the early 1950s, Faithful City is designed more to instruct and inform than entertain. That it happens to be entertaining in the bargain is all...more