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Directed by: Amos Gitai
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In Tel Aviv, the gloomy Ezra hires foreign workers without permits to build an addition to a homely block of flats where his ex-wife Mali lives with her current lover Ilan. Ezra and Mali's young son Eyal hates the army and is AWOL, living among prostitutes and drug dealers. Gabi, a beautiful young woman who's a friend of Mali's, is carrying on an affair with Hezi, an older man insisting on secrecy. Hezi rents an apartment at the building for their trysts. Neighbors complain about the noise of their lovemaking and of the construction. Lives revolve slowly one around another. "Everyone's out for himself," says Ezra of Israeli society. Suicide bombings and elections provide a backdrop

Subject:Politics, Romance, Sexuality, Substance Abuse, Foreign Workers
Director:Amos Gitai
Producers:Alain Mamou-Mani, Amos Gitai, Michel Propper
Production company:Agav Films
MP Productions
Film Distributor:Celluloid Dreams
33 1 49 70 03 70
Kino International
(212) 629-6880
Mars Distribution
01 56 43 67 20
Agav Films
MP Productions
Mongrel Media
416 516 9775

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