Jegna (FreshFlix Short Film Competition)

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FreshFlix Short Film Competition
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Film Info
Director(s):Gal Sagy
Country:Israel
Year:2019
Language:Amharic
Hebrew
Running Time:5 min
Type of Film:Fiction
Topic:Death and Dying
Family Relationships
Romance

Description

17-year-old Michal stuck at home watching over her grandmother, Tata, an Ethopian woman who is suffering from dementia.  When Michal learns her boyfriend has been given a 12-hour leave from the army, she wavers between seeing him and staying with her grandmother, and finds a surprising moment of connection with Tata.

 

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