ASA TURNS 13

German Age Rating

Asa is about to celebrate his bar mitzvah, a Jewish boy’s entry into adulthood. Asa wanders through the streets to get away from his helpless father and draw closer to his mother who betrayed him through her death. Her grave, which he never visited, is waiting for him at the end of the street.



  • Duration: 30 Min.

  • Film School: SAPIR, Sapir Academic College

Also in this Program:
ROSE GARDEN
SWALLOW
4,95
UNDOCUMENTED

tags: Family, Friendship, Youth/Coming-of-Age, Feature Film, Death

Cast: Ishay Lalush, Zevulun Mosheashvili, Raz Cohen, Ruth Farhi, Guy Balila, Merav Rakaedzon

Credits

Screenplay: Sali Elimelech

Director of Photography: Naama Bunimovitz

Film Editor: Sali Elimelech

Composer: Aviv Gedge

Sound: Rotem Dror

Producer: Nevo Jakobivitch

Director: Sali Elimelech

biography

Sali Elimelech was born to a traditional Moroccan family in Be’er Sheva in southern Israel in 1984. He was the family photographer, using his father’s video camera. He enlisted in the Israeli army, was wounded, and continued as a photographer in a paratroopers’ unit. Following the example of his brother, who studied filmmaking, Sali Elilmelech enrolled at Sapir College.

Screenings

Tuesday, 11/20/2018, 5:00 PM (80 Min.)
Filmmuseum
Thursday, 11/22/2018, 10:00 PM (80 Min.)
Filmmuseum