Also in this program
This film is shown as part of program 8.
Aya comes from an Orthodox Jewish family and is a trans woman. After not being invited to her sister’s wedding, she unexpectedly shows up one Sabbath evening at the home of her estranged family, who are in the middle of a celebration with the Jewish community. In this film, Bar Cohen explores her own story as a trans person in a strict religious environment.
- Duration: 22 Min.
Meet the director
Bar Cohen is a student at the Steve Tisch Film School in Tel Aviv. Her film HER DANCE received the Audience Award and the award for best student international short at the Palm Springs ShortFest.