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Close to Home (Karov La Bayit)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Drama, War
Release Date:February 16, 2007
Running time:90 minutes
Cast:Smadar Sayar, Naaina Schendar, Irit Suki, Katia Zimbris
Director:Vidi Bilu, Dalia Hager
Writer:Vidi Bilu, Dalia Hager
Distributor:IFC First Take

Web Site: http://www.transfax.co.il/

Description: Smadar and Mirit, both 18 years old, are assigned to patrol the streets of Jerusalem together as part of their military service. They are assigned to detain any Palestinian passersby, check their papers, and register their details in special forms. However, the two young girls are immersed in the tidbits of their own lives--their romantic crushes, their breakups, and the multifaceted relationship evolving between the two of them. Until one day, Jerusalem's political reality is forced upon them.

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