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Advisory: Sexual SceneDirector: Savi GabizonDuration: 103Language: Hebrew with English subtitles

Opening film for the Israel film festival 2018

When a well off middle-aged bachelor suddenly learns that a former girlfriend secretly gave birth to his son 20 years ago, he finds himself stuck at a crossroad. What should he do?

Director Savi Gabizon returns after a 14-year hiatus with this black comedy about parenthood and death.

Accolades:
2017 Israeli Academy Award - Best Screenplay & 12 Academy Award Nominations
2017 Jerusalem International Film Festival – Audience Award and Best Script Award