Election

  • Short fiction

  • Country of production: Israel

  • Year of production: 2014

  • Length: 28 minutes

  • Language: Hebrew (English subtitles)


Director: Roman Kruter

Producer: Alona Gorelik, Ido Wingerten

Writer: Roman Kruter

Cinematography: Vlad Shnaiderovich

Editor: Hadas Kestenboum

Actors: Dessa Mekoya, Imos Ayano, Arik Lugassi

 

Synopsis:

Avi is an Ethiopian soldier who escaped from the Israeli army. Instead, his friend offers him "easy money" from drug dealing. When his commander comes to take Avi back to the army he learns Avis' brother committed suicide during his military service a few years ago. This tragic event from the past haunts Avis' present and is about to affect his future.