In this fiction documentary hybrid, Stephane Kaas and Rutger Lemm investigate why storytelling is an essential aspect of Etgar Keret’s life.
An Israeli Love Story (Sipur Ahava Eretz-Israeli)
"Evokes the nostalgia and values of pre-state Israel." - the pioneer
Based on the true story of theatre director and actress Pnina Gary, multi-award winning director Dan Wolman tells a passionate story of love and independence. Set in pre-state Palestine, Eli (Aviv Alush from The Women’s Balcony) and Margalit are torn between their love for one another and where they see their own futures in the Jewish state. In the budding theatre world of Tel Aviv and the kibbutzim, Margalit finds her place in the spotlight while Eli is drawn deeper into the armed struggle for Jewish independence from the British.
93 mins / Hebrew (English subtitles)
Director — Dan Wolman