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The World is Funny

Directed by: Shemi Zarhin
122 Minutes, 2012, Comedy; Drama

After eight years, a boy awakens a big secret from the past. Meanwhile, Jordana, a travel agent, discovers she is pregnant, though she has been celibate for years. At the same time, Golan, a radio host decides to revive Israeli comedy group, HaGashash HaHiver, in order to save his love. These characters and many other are part of a writers workshop in a public library in Tiberias, which weaves them into the story as one family, one city and one world.


Director: Shemi Zarhin

Producer: Moshe Edri

Producer: Talia Kleinhendler and Ayelet Efrati.Pie FilmsUnited King Films

Cast: Assi Levy

Cast: Eli Finish

Cast: Danny Steg

Cast: Naama Shitrit

Cast: Or Ben-Melech

Cast: Moshe Ashkenazi

Written by: Shemi Zarhin

Distributor: Israeli Films