A TALE OF LOVE AND DARKNESS

SIPUR AL AHAVA VE CHOSHECH

By Natalie PORTMAN

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Drama - Completed 2014


Festivals
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Festival de Cannes 2015
Out of Competition
    • Year of production
    • 2014
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • ISRAEL
    • Languages
    • HEBREW
    • Duration
    • 105 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Natalie PORTMAN
    • Writer(s)
    • Natalie PORTMAN, Amos OZ
    • Producer(s)
    • Natalie PORTMAN (Handsomecharlie Films)
    • Synopsis
    • Based on the international best-seller by Amos OZ, A TALE OF LOVE AND DARKNESS is OZ’s love letter to his mother Fania (Portman), who struggles with post-war realities while raising her son in Jerusalem at the end of the British Mandate for Palestine and the early years of the State of Israel. Dealing with a marries life of unfulfilled promises and integration in a foreign land, Fania battles depression and can only escape in a world of daydreams.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Jan 01, 2014
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