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Fill the Void (Lemale et ha'halal)

Rating:PG (for mild thematic elements and brief smoking)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:May 24, 2013
Running time:91 minutes
Cast:Hadas Yaron, Yiftach Klein, Irit Sheleg, Chaim Sharir, Ido Samuel
Director:Rama Burshtein, Yigal Bursztyn
Producer:Assaf Amir
Writer:Rama Burshtein
Distributor:Sony Pictures Classics

Description: Eighteen-year-old Shira, an Orthodox Hassid living in Tel Aviv, is looking forward to marrying a handsome, promising boy of her own age. But when her elder sister dies in childbirth and the father considers leaving Israel to re-marry, Shira's mother proposes a union between her daughter and son-in-law to keep her only grandchild in the country. Shira must then make the terrible choice between her heart's desire and her family duty...

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