One Week and a Day

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One Week and a Day (Shavua ve Yom)

Directed by Asaph Polonsky

  • Israel 2016; 98 min
  • Original version: Hebrew
  • Genre: Drama
    • Gan Foundation Award - La Semaine de la Critique
    • Best Israeli Feature, Best First Film, Best Script, FIPRESCI Award (Best Israeli Debut) - Jerusalem FF
    • Breakthrough Audience Award First Runner-Up - AFI FEST
    • Best Debut - UK International Jewish FF
    • Special Jury Prize - Brussels Mediterranean FF

  • Karlovy Vary IFF

Synopsis

When Eyal completes the traditional Jewish week of mourning for his late son, his wife urges him to return to their daily routine. Instead, he gets high with a young neighbour and sets out to discover that there are still things in his life worth living for.

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