The life of the Shtisel family, a haredi family in Jerusalem.
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Series cast summary:
Doval'e Glickman ...  Shulem 24 episodes, 2013-2016
Michael Aloni ...  Akiva Shtisel 24 episodes, 2013-2016
Neta Riskin ...  Giti Weiss 23 episodes, 2013-2016
Shira Haas ...  Ruchama Weiss 21 episodes, 2013-2016
Sarel Piterman Sarel Piterman ...  Zvi Arye Shtisel 18 episodes, 2013-2016
Zohar Shtrauss ...  Lipa Weiss 17 episodes, 2013-2016
Orly Silbersatz ...  Aliza Gvili 14 episodes, 2013-2016
Ayelet Zurer ...  Elisheva 12 episodes, 2013
Moon Shavit ...  Esti / ... 12 episodes, 2013
Sasson Gabai ...  Nukhem Shtisel 11 episodes, 2015-2016
Shlomo Shitrit Shlomo Shitrit 11 episodes, 2013-2016
Gal Fishel Gal Fishel ...  Yosa'le Weiss 11 episodes, 2013-2016
Ori Ilovitz Ori Ilovitz ...  Haim'ke Weiss 11 episodes, 2013-2016
Hadas Yaron ...  Libbi Shtisel 10 episodes, 2015-2016
Eliana Shechter ...  Tovi Shtisel 10 episodes, 2013-2016


The story of a haredi family in Jerusalem. Shulem Schtisel the father of a large family is dealing with his younger son who he wants to see married soon. His daughter, Giti is dealing in secret with marital problems while his other son Zvi Arie tries to patch everything up.

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Hebrew | Yiddish

Release Date:

29 June 2013 (Israel) See more »

Also Known As:

Shtisel See more »

Filming Locations:

Jerusalem, Israel See more »

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Shulem Shtisel is the older brother of Nukhem Shtisel. In fact, Doval'e Glickman (Shulem) is two years younger than Sasson Gabai (Nukhem). See more »


Referenced in Back of the Nation: Episode #3.7 (2015) See more »


Lean Holchim Pitom Kulam
(Opening Song)
Performed by Avi Belleli
Lyrics by Avi Belleli
Music by Avi Belleli
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Wonderful story!!
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