Haifa International
 Film Festival 2015

Tikun

  • Drama

  • Country of production: Israel

  • Year of production: 2014

  • Length: 36 minutes

  • Language: Hebrew (English subtitles)

Written and directed by: Michael Lev

Producers: Oved Nagri, Gal Nae, Almorak Marsh

Cinematography: Mia Avidav, Tal Peses

Editor: Brit Harel

Actors: Shimon Mimran, Moti Ben Ishai, Rivka Bachar, Iztik Harrari

 

Synopsis:

Avraham is a 57 year old gravedigger still lives with at his mother's. in an effort to make ends meet, he joins his supervisor, in some illegal activity to exhume bodies from the ancient cemetery on mount of olives in order to burry new bodies from families that are willing to pay the high price. His mother outraged by his conduct orders him to leave the house. Will Avraham gain her forgiveness?