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Release Date: March 12, 2004Running Time: 86 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $405,858.00
Genre: Drama, Foreign

Orly Zilberschatz-Banai
Maya Maron
Nitai Gvirtz
Vladimir Friedman

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The unexpected death of the family patriarch throws every member of the Ullmann clan off course. Widow Dafna takes to bed for three months and when she finally returns to her job at the maternity hospital, she has little time for her children. Eldest son, Yair, drops out of school and adopts a fatalist attitude, shutting out his siblings and girlfriend. His twin sister Maya, a talented musician, feels the most guilt and is forced to act as a family caregiver at the expense of career opportunities. Bullied at school, younger son Ido responds by obsessively filming himself with a video camera and attempting dangerous feats. The baby sister, Bar, is woefully neglected. Preoccupied with their ow... Full Summary >>