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Israel, 2008, 72 Minute Running Time
North American Premiere
Topics: African Interest, Drama, Jewish Interest
Program: World Cinema Now
Language: Hebrew, Amharic English Sub-Titles

Awards: Haifa International Film Festival 1st Prize, Best Drama

This first feature-length Israeli drama created by Ethiopian-Israeli filmmakers centers on a multigenerational family of Ethiopian émigrés and poignantly shows the younger generation trying to assimilate with Israeli culture and disregarding the customs cherished by their elders.

DIRECTOR: Shmuel Beru
Producer: Marek Rozenbaum, Itai Tamir
Editor: Reut Han, Eyal Orbach
Screenwriter: Shmuel Beru
Cinematographer: Genady Kuchuk
Principal Cast: Meir Dasa, Avinu Beru
Filmography: Debut Feature
Print Source: Marek Rozenbaum

Consulate General of Israel

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