Cleveland Jewish FilmFest- Our FatherDate: September 14, 2017Time: 7:30 pm
Director: Meni Yaesh • Israel • 2016 • Hebrew with English subtitles • 107 min
In this gritty gangster drama, club bouncer Ovadia finds himself in the middle of a feud between leaders of the Tel Aviv underworld. When he and his wife Rachel want to try an expensive fertility treatment, Ovadia takes a job as a debt collector. His attempt to break free from a life of violent crime will test his loyalties and force a difficult choice: protect his family or betray his friends.
Scenes of violence
Nominated for 12 Ophir (Israeli Film Academy) Awards
Sponsor: Erica Hartman-Horvitz & Richard Horvitz