The Youngest

  • Drama

  • Country of production: Israel

  • Year of production: 2018

  • Length: 18 minutes

  • Language: Hebrew

Director: Rachel Elitzur

Producer: Racheli Vaserman

Writer: Rachel Elitzur

Cinematographer: Avigail Sperber

Editor: Miriam Adler

Cast: Smadar Kilchinsky, Daniel Gal, Maya Har Zion, Melech Zilbershlag



Ultra-Orthodox young Leah works in her mother’s store. She has come of age and would like to marry, but her widowed mother won’t let go.  When the two women light Hanukkah candles together, a small miracle begins to unfold.