JAFFA

By Keren YEDAYA

REZO FILMS - as SALES All rights, World / DISTR

Drama - Completed 2008

The film explores the extraordinary destinies of two lovers. Their secret desire to escape and get married will be suddenly annihilated by an event drawn by hatred and jealousy.

    • Year of production
    • 2008
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • ISRAEL, FRANCE
    • Languages
    • HEBREW
    • Duration
    • 145 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Keren YEDAYA
    • Writer(s)
    • Keren YEDAYA
    • EIDR 10.5240/DE7D-B44E-BF87-21CB-FF04-Z
    • Producer(s)
    • Jérôme BLEITRACH (BIZIBI PRODUCTIONS), Emmanuel AGNERAY (BIZIBI PRODUCTIONS), Marek ROZENBAUM (TRANSFAX FILM PRODUCTIONS), Benny DRECHSEL (ROHFILM), Karsten STOTER (ROHFILM)
    • Synopsis
    • In the heart of Jaffa, a city nicknamed "the Bride of the Sea" by the Israelis, Reuven's garage is a family business. His daughter Mali and his son Meir, as well as Toufik and Hassan, a young Palestinian and his father, work there for Reuven. No one suspects that Mali and Toufik have been in love for years. As the two lovers are secretly making their wedding arrangements, tension builds between Meir and Toufik…
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