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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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Dror Shaul

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Dror Shaul
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Cast

Cast overview:
Tomer Steinhof Tomer Steinhof ... Dvir
Ronit Yudkevitz ... Miri
Shai Avivi ... Avraham
Pini Tavger ... Eyal
Gal Zaid ... Shimshon
Henri Garcin Henri Garcin ... Stephan
Danielle Kitsis ... Maya (as Daniel Kitsis)
Idit Tzur Idit Tzur ... Hanna
Yosef Carmon ... Zvi
Sharon Zuckerman Sharon Zuckerman ... Etty
Rivka Neuman ... Zila (as Rika Nueman)
Ami Weil Ami Weil ... Uzi
Hila Ofer Hila Ofer ... Linda
Omer Berger Omer Berger ... Ronen
Natan Sgan-Cohen 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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Drama

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Country:

Israel | Germany | France | Japan

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Hebrew | French | English

Release Date:

21 September 2006 (Israel) See more »

Also Known As:

Crazy Mud See more »

Filming Locations:

Germany See more »

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Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Sadot She'ba'emek
Written by Levi Ben-Amitay
Performed by Tel Aviv Cameri Orchestra
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Philadelphia Film Fest Showing
8 April 2007 | by avanineglectSee all my reviews

I saw Sweet Mud at the Philadelphia Film Festival last night. My friend and I were expecting something slow-moving and maybe boring at times, but we were pleasantly surprised. The movie sold out (word must have gotten around) and you could tell by the audience's reactions that everyone loved it. This film gives such a detailed view of life on a commune, and at the same time it showed a young boy's struggle with his depressed single mother with plenty of comedic moments. I'm not much of a reviewer but I highly recommend seeing this film... it's playing again in Philadelphia this Tuesday at the Ritz Five, for those of you who live in the area!


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