A Shabbos Mother

2005 | Israel, USA | color | 27 min

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Tags:
Coming of Age,
Drama,
Family Relationships,
Food,
Israeli Diversity,
Mothers and Daughters,
Narrative Short

Archive Details

Screened at SFJFF 2009

In this Bergman-like family drama involving death, religion, birth and infertility, three very different sisters gather at their mother’s house for the Sabbath. Over the course of Shabbat, family dynamics are tested, relationships threatened and old wounds reopened.
—Joshua Moore

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Director
Inbar Namdar
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