Mother Tongue

  • Documentary

  • Country of Production: Israel

  • Year of Production: 2018

  • Length: 56 Minutes

  • Language: Hebrew


Directed by: Shai Aalexandroni

Produced by: Shai Alexandroni

Edited by: Ami Drozd

Cinematography: Yvonne Miklosh



Four women in their sixties tell of their charged relationships with their

late mothers, the power relations in the family and the relations with their


Three of them are second-generation Holocaust survivors and one

of Yemenite origin. However, their sincerity eliminates all differences

and intertwines their stories into one.