The Human Resources Manager  הממונה על משאבי אנוש

Lightbox Film Center at the International House
3701 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Sunday, March 27, 2011, 7:00 pm
In this touching tragi-comedy, the Human Resources manager at Israel’s largest bakery is blamed for not noticing that one of his employees is missing.  After discovering that she is a victim of a suicide bombing, he finds himself the unlikely escort of the young woman’s coffin to her hometown in Romania.  Based on the novel by A. B. Yehoshua. Cast - Mark Ivanir, Guri Alfi, Gila Almagor, Julian Negulesco and Rozina Cambos.
Country: Israel
Release Date: 2010
Time: 103 minutes
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Language: Hebrew and Romanian with English subtitles
Director: Eran Riklis
Israel’s entry for Best Foreign Language Film, 2011 Academy; Winner of Best Feature Film, Best Director Best Screenplay, Best Soundtrack and Best Supporting Actress, 2010 Israeli Film Academy