The documentary Inventing Our Life: The Kibbutz Experiment looks at the kibbutz movement at 100. In Tablet Magazine’s third installment of the work in progress, filmmaker Toby Perl Freilich looks at joys and heartbreaks of growing up in a kibbutz.

SEE PART 1: Toby Perl Freilich introduces Inventing Our Life
SEE PART 2: The birth of kibbutzim and their service to the nascent Jewish state