(POSTPONED) LacesVIEW EVENT DETAILS
Special Outdoor Film Screening
This event is postponed until further notice. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.
Director: Jacob Goldwasser | Israel | 2018 | Drama | Hebrew | English Subtitles | 98 mins
Join us for a special outdoor screening of the award-winning film Laces.
Nominated for eight Israeli Academy Awards including Best Film, Laces is a wholly engaging, tender family 'dramedy' about the knotty relationship between an aging, irascible mechanic and the exuberant special-needs son he abandoned long before.
It is a charming tale full of optimism and humour. Reuben’s kidneys are failing. His son Gadi wants to donate one of his own kidneys to help save his father’s life. A rare, honest depiction of special-needs characters, told with gentle humor and sensitivity, Laces is the highly personal project of director Jacob Goldwasser, himself a parent of a special-needs child.
Awards & Nominations
- 2019 Atlanta Jewish Film Festival- Winner
- Audience Award: Best Narrative Jacob Goldwasser (director)
- 2018 Awards of the Israeli Film Academy
- Winner- Best Supporting Actor: Doval’e Glickman, Best Film, Best Director: Jacob Goldwasser, Best Actor: Nevo Kimchi
- Nominee- Best Editing: Itamar Goldwasser, Best Art Direction: Yoel Herzberg, Best Makeup: Revital Cohen, Best Music: Daniel Salomon
- Promotional offer for dinner at AMMO
Upon presenting your ticket (physical or e-version) enjoy a 15% discount on the a la carte menu. Exclusively available on the screening day with LIMITED SEATS only, advance booking is recommended.
BOOK: 25379888 / www.ammo.com.hk
*10%service charge applies
Asia Society Hong Kong Center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty