AMC Loews New Brunswick A Sun, Oct 29, 2017 7:00 PM
AMC Loews New Brunswick A Tue, Oct 31, 2017 3:30 PM
Princeton Garden Theatre Tue, Nov 7, 2017 11:30 AM
Film Info
Director:Ori Sivan
Runtime:98 min
Release Year:2016
Production Country:Israel
Original Language:Hebrew
Subtitles:English Subtitles
Topics:Music, biblical allegory, Israeli society


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