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FILM OPENS: August 02, 2019

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An estranged father, Dr Yonotan Abadi (Segal), gets a call from his ex-wife Tali (Dagan) with an unexpected announcement from their hedonistic daughter Anat (Rieger). In a complete departure from her party girl lifestyle, she has become engaged to a devout musician and enrolled in an ultra-orthodox seminary. Unsettled by her mysterious embrace of religious zealotry, Yonatan and Tali are desperate to force Anat to reconsider her radical new path, one from which there will soon be no turning back. However, the closer they try to get to their daughter, the more she wants to distance herself from them.

  • Director: Avi Nesher
  • Country: Israel
  • Genre: Drama
  • Year: 2019
  • Run Time: 01:58:05
  • imdb Score: 6.9/10 (146 votes)
  • Language: Hebrew
  • Rating: Not Rated
  • Cast: Maayan Bloom, Maya Dagan, Sasson Gabai, Nathan Goshen
"Nesher skillfully balances a lot of characters and storylines, each illustrating a different kind of Israeli and a different connection to Jewish life, culture, and practice, but he never lets any of them become symbolic rather than real."
Nell Minow - ROGEREBERT.COM

"The screenplay, co-written by Nesher and psychology professor Noam Shpancer, feels well-researched, poignantly highlighting the little things parents do that unintentionally traumatize their children. It also brims with the snappy dialogue that Nesher’s films are known for."
Alissa Simon - VARIETY

"The wider themes of the film grow more evident through individual elements in which nobody is prepared to listen to the other side of the story, or try to understand a different point of view."
Allan Hunter - SCREEN INTERNATIONAL

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