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The Women's Balcony (Ismach Hatani)

Rated NR 96 min. 2017

An accident during a bar mitzvah celebration leads to a gendered rift in a devout Orthodox community in Jerusalem, in this rousing, good-hearted tale about women speaking truth to patriarchal power.

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Director: Emil Ben-Shimon

Writer: Shlomit Nehama

Producer: Osnat Handelsman-Keren, Talia Kleinhendler, Leon Edery and Moshe Edery

Cast: Orna Banai, Evelin Hagoel, Igal Naor, Herzl Tobey, Einat Sarouf, Aviv Alush, Itzik Cohen, Yafit Asulin, Sharona Elimelech and Haim Znati

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