A QUARTET OF FILMS ABOUT RESILIENCE IN THE FACE OF CHALLENGE|
Sunday, November 10, 3:30pm Angelika
Erez Tadmor | Short | Israel | Hebrew | 22 min
As missiles rain down on Tel Aviv, a frustrated Israeli couple faces a series of misadventures after an early morning call from the fertility doctor in this frantic, funny and surprise-filled film. Israeli Academy Award winner for Best Short Film.
Lukas Nathrath | Short | Germany | German | 24 min
A teen, threatened and brutally bullied by his classmates when they discover he is Jewish, must decide if he will further endure the humiliations - or find a way to hold his own and stand by his identity. Based on actual events in Berlin in 2018.
Shirly Sasson-Ezer | Short | Israel | Hebrew | 19 min
A Jewish-Bukharan woman learns of a crazy superstition from her grandmother that changes her attitude towards family, femininity and her own desires. ClujShorts International Short Film Festival 2019 - Best Script.
INNER FLAME (I TO EYE)
Vidi Bilu | Short | Israel | Hebrew | 18 min
A deaf woman, dreaming of a career as a full-fledged dancer in a well-regarded troupe, conceals her deafness from the examiners and the other dancers to fight for her place. Written by Tami Assouline through the Gesher Multicultural Film Fund's incubator for deaf filmmakers.
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