Shorts 2

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The 20th Hong Kong Jewish Film Festival

1110ACShorts

Screening 3:15pm – 4:45pm


Travelogue Tel Aviv

Director: Samuel Patthey | Switzerland | 2017 |Short / Documentary / Animation | Silent | 6 mins

A young art student from Switzerland arrives for six months in Tel Aviv. Through drawing he will learn to analyze, understand and free himself to this contrasted environment.

Sponsored by Louise Brown & Udi Oz, Supported by The Consulate General of Switzerland in Hong Kong


How to Swim

Director: Noa Gusakov | Israel | 2018 | Short / Comedy / Drama | Hebrew | English subtitles |15 mins

In the last few days of her pregnancy, a terrified mother-to-be kidnaps a maternal stranger for an afternoon of high jinks.

Sponsored by Louise Brown & Udi Oz, Supported by the Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong & Macau


Shabbos Kallah
Director: Aleeza Chanowitz|Israel2018|Short/Drama| Hebrew|English subtitles| 17 min

Elka tries to prove that her best friend Daniela will still need her once she’s married, especially for her great knowledge about sex.

Parent Advisory: Disturbing content and language
Please note: This film is not suitable for children under 16 years.

Sponsored by Louise Brown & Udi Oz, Supported by the Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong & Macau


The Youngest
Director: Rachel Elitzur | Israel | 2018 | Short / Drama / Romance  | Hebrew | English subtitles | 19 mins

Leah, an ultra-Orthodox woman who works in her widowed mother’s store, is ready for love, but her mother seems unwilling to let her go.

Sponsored by Louise Brown & Udi Oz, Supported by the Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong & Macau


Shmil
Director: Baruch Rosenstein | Israel | 2018 | Short / Drama  | Hebrew | English subtitles | 15 mins

When Shmil is expelled from a prestigious ultra-Orthodox yeshiva, he will do anything in his power to be allowed to return.

Sponsored by Louise Brown & Udi Oz, Supported by the Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong & Macau


Terror
Director: Yonatan Shehoah | Israel | 2018 | Short / Action / Drama  | Hebrew | English subtitles | 17 mins

Dan, who suffers from PTSD after bring wounded in a terrorist attack, finds himself thrown together with his Arab co-workers when multiple terror attacks hit Jerusalem.

Sponsored by Louise Brown & Udi Oz, Supported by the Consulate General of Israel in Hong Kong & Macau

Event Details

Sun 10 Nov 2019
3:15 - 4:45 p.m.

Asia Society Hong Kong Center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty

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$90 for Asia Society Members/students/seniors; $100 Non-Members
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