Monday, April 11 | 7:30 PM

West Newton Cinema, 1296 Washington Street

Directed by Yaelle Kayam

Israel, Denmark| 2015 | 83 min. | Hebrew with English subtitles

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A devout housewife, who lives with her family in an isolated home located inside the cemetery on Jerusalem’s Mount of Olives, looks for meaning among the ancient tombs. Official selection at both the Venice Film Festival and Toronto International Film Festival. Contains one graphic sex scene.


Speaker: Silvia Barack Fishman, the Joseph and Esther Foster Professor of Contemporary Jewish Life at Brandeis University and co-director of the Hadassah-Brandeis Institute who has written extensively on contemporary Jewish literature and film.

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