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Ṿe-laḳaḥta lekha ishah =: To take a wife.

Elkabetz, Ronit, (film director,, screenwriter,, actor.). Elkabetz, Shlomi, (film director,, screenwriter.). Rozenbaum, Marek, (film producer.). Tamir, Itai, (film producer.). Melki, Gilbert, (actor.). Abkarian, Simon, (actor.). Directed by Shlomi Elkabetz. (Cast).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 99 min.)) : sound, color
  • 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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