Melting Away at the Mandel JCC's Cleveland Jewish FilmFest
MELTING AWAY Sunday, October 6, 7:00 PM, Cedar Lee Theatre & Wednesday, October 9, 4:00 PM, Cedar Lee Theatre
Director: Billy Ben-Moshe Israel, Hebrew, 2011, 86 minutes
This heartfelt drama follows the story of a family drawn into crisis after parents discover their son is secretly a cross-dresser and oust him from the house. Years later, when the boy's father is dying, the mother hires a private detective to find her son. The detective soon discovers that the boy has become a woman who earns her pay dancing at gay cabarets. Will the daughter now manage to overcome the past and forgive her parents? Will the parents be able to adapt to their new daughter?
Cedar Lee Theatre (View)
2163 Lee Road
Cleveland Heights, OH 44118