Harmonia
Film Info
Director:Ori Sivan
Genre:Drama
Runtime:98 min
Release Year:2016
Production Country:Israel
Original Language:Hebrew
Subtitles:English Subtitles
Topics:Music, biblical allegory, Israeli society
Description
This riveting drama is a modern twist on the biblical story of Sarah, Abraham, and Hagar. An orchestra conductor, Abraham, and his wife cannot have children, and their life revolves around their music, When Hagar, a beautiful young musician from East Jerusalem, joins the orchestra, a love triangle develops. Two sons are born and intense rivalries emerge, leading to a clash of cultures and an ultimate showdown.
WINNER: Best Cinematography and Lia Van Leer Jewish Heritage Award, Jerusalem Film Festival, 2016

NOMINATED: 5 Israeli Academy Awards


OPENING NIGHT: Sunday, October 29, 7:00 pm
Alon Aboutboul, Actor


SPEAKER, Tuesday October 31, 3:30 pm
Prof. Gary A. Rendsburg, Rutgers University
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