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Ṿe-laḳaḥta lekha ishah =: To take a wife [electronic resource].

Elkabetz, Ronit, film director, screenwriter, actor. (Added Author). Elkabetz, Shlomi, film director, screenwriter. (Added Author). Rozenbaum, Marek, film producer. (Added Author). Tamir, Itai, film producer. (Added Author). Melki, Gilbert, actor. (Added Author). Abkarian, Simon, actor. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 99 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : SISU Home Entertainment : 2009.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by Shlomi Elkabetz.
Participant or Performer Note: Gilbert Melki, Ronit Elkabetz, Simon Abkarian.
Summary, etc.: A powerful drama about a woman's struggle for independence in the face of family tradition. Vivian (Ronit Elkabetz), trapped with 3 kids and a grinding routine, rages to express herself and live in the modern world. Her husband, a respected family man from Morocco, and her brothers keep her in line, but her lover tempts her to break loose - to be loved and free. To Take a Wife is a story of tradition, love and fear... of the future. The first film of a trilogy (Shivah, and Gett).
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Beauty operators > Drama.
Married people > Drama.
Dysfunctional families > Drama.
Haifa (Israel) > Drama.

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