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Ve'Lakhta Lehe Isha (2004)

The story takes place in Haifa, Israel, in 1979, during three days before the Shabbat. A young woman trying to raise three children, work from home, and observe the strict Moroccan ... See full summary »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ronit Elkabetz ... Viviane
Simon Abkarian ... Eliahou
Gilbert Melki ... Albert
Sulika Kadosh Sulika Kadosh ... Hanina Ohayon
Dalia Beger ... Dona (as Dalia Malka Beger)
Kobi Regev Kobi Regev ... Eviatar
Omer Moshkovitz Omer Moshkovitz ... Gabrielle
Yam Eitan Yam Eitan ... Lior
Valérie Zarrouk Valérie Zarrouk ... Yvette
Carl Zrihen Carl Zrihen ... Victor (as Charly Zrihen)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ben Barak Ben Barak
Gilles Ben-David Gilles Ben-David ... (as Gilad Ben-David)
Dina Blay Dina Blay
Rozina Cambos
Albert Cohen
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The story takes place in Haifa, Israel, in 1979, during three days before the Shabbat. A young woman trying to raise three children, work from home, and observe the strict Moroccan traditions of her family finds herself at constant odds with her husband and her brothers, who want her to stay married and leave behind the notions of being loved and free. Written by fkelleghan@hotmail.com

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France | Israel

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French | Hebrew | Arabic

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March 2004 (Israel) See more »

Also Known As:

Getrennte Wege See more »

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An easy to relate to subject
19 March 2017 | by aphrodisiaciixSee all my reviews

The movie is well directed and well acted with interesting/engaging characters (even down to the supporting cast, i.e. the grandmother). The subject of family relationships between husband and wife, mother and children, father and children... sprinkle in neighbors, past lover, religious customs, and self-desires... Voila! a mundane life story becomes surprisingly appealing and absorbing. We all can relate to the characters since they are someone we have definitely have seen or experienced through in our own life. Some can even easily see themselves and their life through these characters. This movie is definitely worth the time and recommended for mature audiences.


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