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Sweet Mud (2006)
"Adama Meshuga'at" (original title)

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Set in mid-70's, 12-year old Dvir Avni navigates between the equality values of his home-born Kibbutz and the relationship with his undermined mother, whom the Kibbutz members will to denounce.

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Cast overview:
Tomer Steinhof ...
Dvir
Ronit Yudkevitz ...
Miri
Shai Avivi ...
Avraham
Pini Tavger ...
Eyal
Gal Zaid ...
Shimshon
Henri Garcin ...
Stephan
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Maya
Idit Tzur ...
Hanna
Yosef Carmon ...
Zvi
Sharon Zuckerman ...
Etty
Rivka Neuman ...
Zila (as Rika Nueman)
Ami Weil ...
Uzi
Hila Ofer ...
Linda
Omer Berger ...
Ronen
Natan Sgan-Cohen ...
Avi
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Set in mid-70's, 12-year old Dvir Avni navigates between the equality values of his home-born Kibbutz and the relationship with his undermined mother, whom the Kibbutz members will to denounce.

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15 January 2007 | by (Israel) – See all my reviews

Any film which begins with a cowhand shagging a female calf can't promise much. As for the stereotyping of the kibbutz as it was 50 yrs ago, well I was there and it just wasn't like that. OK every kibbutz had just a small piece of something shown in the film (like youngsters raiding the kitchen at night) but you can't show the whole kibbutz as being full of all those - shall we say - naughty traits. Each kibbutz had its own problems, but hardly any kibbutz had all of them. The views of Israel were great. I still remember my youth in that Garden of Eden called the Emek (valley). Yes, and the acting was good too, so you see it wasn't all black - just a wrong portrayal - probably on purpose too.


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