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Saint Clara (1996)

Clara Hakedosha (original title)
The year is 1999 and the storyline is actually a number of sub-plots all revolving around the 13-year old Clara, a girl that can predict the future and has telekinetic powers. The sub-plots... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lucy Dubinchik ...
Clara Chanov
Halil Elohev ...
Eddie Tikel
Johnny Peterson ...
Rosy
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Libby
Maya De-Fries ...
Eleanor Galash
Tal Feigenboim ...
Galit Biron
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Headmaster Tissona
Joe El Dror ...
Teacher Mounitz
Orly Silbersatz Banai ...
TV Reporter
Tal Ben-Bina ...
Tikel's Mom
Menashe Noy ...
Tikel's Dad
Evgenia Dodina ...
Clara's Mom (as Jenya Dodina)
Ronald Heilovsky ...
Clara's Dad
Israel Sasha Demidov ...
Elvis Chanov (as Israel Damidov)
Ronny Bachar ...
Vered Rosental
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The year is 1999 and the storyline is actually a number of sub-plots all revolving around the 13-year old Clara, a girl that can predict the future and has telekinetic powers. The sub-plots include a boy in her class who has a crush on her, his family, her family and her principal that keeps talking French for some strange reason. Written by Danny Paikov <deepee@netvision.net.il>

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Teacher Mounitz: You think the kids made a jerk out of me, huh? I'm a jerk. I know. But you know what? I had one day in my life like you'll never have. When I was in America, I was sent to Vietnam. The minute I landed a friend took me to a whorehouse. The girls were 14. I was with seven at once. Suddenly, a chopper landed in the middle of the war, and Bobby Fisher gets out. The great Fisher played chess with 60 soldiers at once. I was the only one who won. They took me to Virginia with him and recruited me for ...
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Version of Die Einfälle der heiligen Klara (1980) See more »

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5 October 2001 | by (Connecticut) – See all my reviews

I saw Saint Clara in Toronto during the Toronto Film Festival in 1997. It was at a theatre not part of the festival at the time but it felt like it could have been (perhaps it was the year before). As others have said, it had an odd, bleak, futuristic look and feel about it but was enjoyable none the less. I would love to find the DVD or tape so I could see it again. Bernie


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