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The Resource ha-Sodot. : The secrets, A film by Avi Nesher

ha-Sodot. : The secrets, A film by Avi Nesher

Label
ha-Sodot. : The secrets
Title
ha-Sodot.
Title remainder
The secrets
Statement of responsibility
A film by Avi Nesher
Title variation
  • Secrets
  • Sodot
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • heb
  • fre
  • eng
  • heb
  • heb
Summary
After her mother dies, Naomi, the studious daughter of a prominent orthodox rabbi, begs to postpone her expected marriage for a year so she can study at a women's religious seminary. Once there, she and her new friend, Michelle, a free-spirited and headstrong student. explore the complexities of a religious lifestyle in a vibrant environment of rebellion and desire as they befriend a mysterious, ailing, older woman, Anouk. In the hopes of easing her suffering, Naomi and Michelle secretly lead her through a forbidden series of Kabalistic cleansing rituals
Awards note
Official selection, Toronto film festival ; Panavision audience choice award, New York & Los Angeles, Israel Film Festival, 2008. Best feature, best screenwriter; Jackson Hole Film Festival, 2008.
Cataloging source
EINCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Ari Nesher ; screenwriters, Ari Nesher & Hadar Galron ; cinematography, Michael Abramowicz ; production design, Yoram Shayer ; costume design, Inbal Shuki ; original score, Daniel Solomon ; Lithurgic and Klezmer music, Eyal Sela ; producers, Avi Nesher, David Silber ; executive producers, Moshe Edery, Leon Edery, Sharon Harel, Edgard Tenebaum, Andre Malignac
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R; for some nudity, sexuality, and brief language
Language note
In Hebrew and French with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Fanny Ardant, Ania Bukstein, Michal Shtamler, Tiki Dayan, Adir Miller, Aluman Zak
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nesher, Avi
  • Bukstein, Ania
  • Ardant, Fanny
  • Dayan, Tiḳi
  • Shtamler, Michal
  • Monterey Video (Firm)
Runtime
127
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewish women
  • Ultra-Orthodox Jews
  • Cabala
  • Hasidism
  • Female friendship
Technique
live action
Label
ha-Sodot. : The secrets, A film by Avi Nesher
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a movie in 2006 ; DVD features, c2008
  • Special Features: Behind the scenes (includes actor interviews in Hebrew with English subtitles) ; deleted scenes ; 2 music videos ; photo gallery ; trailers
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1175959
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9781569944233
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
012233381825
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
338182
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1175959
  • (OCoLC)319086558
System details
DVD; region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Label
ha-Sodot. : The secrets, A film by Avi Nesher
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a movie in 2006 ; DVD features, c2008
  • Special Features: Behind the scenes (includes actor interviews in Hebrew with English subtitles) ; deleted scenes ; 2 music videos ; photo gallery ; trailers
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1175959
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9781569944233
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
012233381825
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
338182
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1175959
  • (OCoLC)319086558
System details
DVD; region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound

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