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Sof Ha'Olam Smola (2004)

As a family from India moves in to a desert neighborhood in Southern Israel in the 1960's, the family's eldest, beautiful daughter discovers friendship and romance with the lovely local ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Nicole Shushan
... Sara Talkar
... Simone Toledano
Jean Benguigui ... Isaac Shushan
... Roger Talkar
... Rachel Talkar
... Janette Shushan
... Jossy Shushan
... Yossi
Nadav Abuksis ... Gabi Buchbut
... Moshe
... Asaf Dror (as Nati Ravitz)
Michael Morim ... Stanley (as Micha Morim)
... Etty Buchbut
... Mrs. Buchbut
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As a family from India moves in to a desert neighborhood in Southern Israel in the 1960's, the family's eldest, beautiful daughter discovers friendship and romance with the lovely local French girl. The film also explores the hardships and surprises that come with the integration of multiple families from different ethnic backgrounds (from the diaspora) and their struggle with immigration and prejudice. Written by hikacute

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24 March 2004 (France)  »

Also Known As:

A világ végén fordulj balra  »

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ILS 1,000,000 (Israel), 25 June 2004
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Parmeet Sethi (Roger Talkar) called director Avi Nesher one day before he was scheduled to arrive to say that he will not be arriving because of the Iraqi threat (see below) See more »

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References Wild in the Streets (1968) See more »

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Be-Sof Ha-Olam
Lyrics by Ehud Manor
Music by Kobi Oshrat
Performed by Ninette Tayeb
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Avi Nesher returns with a new film !
5 March 2005 | by See all my reviews

Turn Left At The End Of The World is a great film! Avi Nesher who is a cult israeli film director returns! Left Turn At The End Of The World deals with the problems of newcomers who have been sent to the a small town just at the end of the world. As much as it sounds dreadful and hopeless, this film is actually very funny and entertaining! As an Israeli man, I can certainly say that nothing new has been made by Avi Nesher, it's the same old formula of typical israeli racism combined with sex lol. In addition, I can even say that this film is a developed version of Eskimo Lemon also known as Lemon Popsicles abroad. Bottom line : Watch this film if you would like to have an hour and a half of pure entertaining.


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