Longing

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    Longing

    Ga'agua

    Directed by

    Israel

    2017

    104 min

    • Hebrew

    Fiction

    TIFF - Contemporary World Cinema

    Ariel, a well-off, childless man, gets a phone call from his college girlfriend. She needs to tell him a couple of very surprising things: first, when they broke up twenty years ago, she was pregnant and went on to have a lovely boy. The second thing will make Ariel explore the hidden aspects of parenthood and change his life forever.

    Awards

    • People's Choice Award - Venice Days
    • Ophir Award - Best Screenplay

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Shai Avivi
    Asi Levi
    Neta Riskin
    Yoram Tolledano
    Shimon Mimran
    Screenplay
    Savi Gabizon
    Cinematography
    Asaf Sudry
    Editing
    Tali Halter Shenkar
    Music
    Yoram Hazan
    Production
    UNITED CHANNELS MOVIES (UCM)
    Sales
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    Press

    Savi Gabizon

    Savi Gabizon

    Israel

    Savi Gabizon was born in Israel. He graduated from Tel Aviv University with a degree in film and television. His directorial credits include the features SHUROO (1990), LOVESICK ON NANA STREET (1995), and NINA'S TRAGEDIES (2003). LONGING (17) is his latest film.