The Other Story

Pittsburgh Premiere
Director: Avi Nesher
2018, Israel, 118 minutes
Hebrew with subtitles

Acclaimed Israeli director Avi Nesher delivers a multi-layered story about dysfunctional families while sensitively exploring the religious-secular divide. The Other Story focuses on two rebellious young women whose lives unexpectedly intersect. As tensions rise and alliances shift, no one emerges with a monopoly on virtue. This universal tale of broken relationships and forgiveness deftly explores the unique complexities of life in Jerusalem with heartfelt performances from an all-star ensemble.

Official Selection — Toronto International Film Festival

Opening Night — Haifa International Film Festival

“Beautifully acted, written and photographed, Avi Nesher’s The Other Story is a moving, fascinating and complex drama about family, spirituality and love.” — Hannah Brown, The Jerusalem Post

Thursday, March 14, 3pm
SouthSide Works Cinema
Saturday, March 16, 5:30pm
SouthSide Works Cinema

More information about films, reservations, and ticket purchase, please visit the Festival’s Website.