The story of two women fleeing into new lives in order to find out who they wish to be. One choosing a conservative life of orthodoxy, the other wishing to be free of those same restrictions. And each must contend with the fallout of their families as they push back against their daughters’ drastic choices. The Other Story is a film about families. what they mean to us, and how we use them to define ourselves. Directed by accomplished filmmaker Avi Nesher and co-written by clinical psychologist Noam Shpancer, The Other Story is a tale that will pull you into the worlds of two very different families and make you feel as if you truly know them as you do your own.
Starring Maayan Bloom, Maya Dagan, Tali Abadi, and Sasson Gabai.
||Hebrew with English subtitles
Offical Selection, Toronto Internaional Film Festival; Official Selection, Haifa International Film Festival; Official Selection, Los Angeles Israeli Film Festival