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Shiva

Directed by: Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz
103 Minutes, 2008, Drama

For seven days a large family of Moroccan descent observes the Jewish mourning ritual of Shiva when a brother dies. Living together again reveals many tensions and conflicts between family members. Amidst the tensions, the Gulf War rages in the background.

Credits

Directors: Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz

Cast: Ronit Elkabetz

Cast: Albert lluz

Cast: Yaël Abecassis

Cast: Simon Abkarian

Cast: Hana Laszlo

Cast: Moshe Ivgy

Cast: Keren Mor

Cast: Alon Aboutboul

Written by: Ronit Elkabetz

Written by: Shlomi Elkabetz

Distributor: EZ Films

Awards

Best Actress, Jerusalem Film Festival (2008)

Wolgin Award, Best Israeli Feature, Jerusalem Film Festival (2008)