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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 112 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Menemsha Films : 2012.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Avi Nesher.
Participant or Performer Note:
Adir Miller, Maya Dagan, Dror Keren, Tuval Shafir, Neta Porat, Bat El-Papura, Dov Navon, Yarden Bar Kochva, Yael Leventhal, Kobi Farag, Tom Gal, Eli Jaspan.
Summary, etc.:
Avi Nesher's latest film mixes comedy with drama as it tells a coming-of-age story unlike any you've ever seen before. Arik, a teenage boy growing up in Haifa in 1968, gets a job working for Yankele Bride, a matchmaker. Yankele introduces Arik to a new world, built on the ruins of an old one. The disparate parts of Arik's life collide in unexpected, often funny and very moving ways as he lives through a summer that changes him forever.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Teenage boys > Employment > Israel > Drama.
Teenage boys > Israel > Conduct of life > Drama.
Coming of age > Israel > Drama.
Holocaust survivors > Israel > Drama.
Dating services > Israel > Drama.
Marriage brokerage > Israel > Drama.
Marriage > Israel > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Israel > Drama.
Israel > Social life and customs > 20th century > Drama.
Haifa (Israel) > Drama.

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