Fill the Void (Lemale et ha'halal)
An intimate, insightful, respectful and moving film which follows life among the ultra-Othodox Haredim Jewish community in Tel Aviv, Israel. The well-to-do family of Rabbi Aharon suffers a tragedy when his daughter Esther dies in childbirth. A younger daughter, Shira, 18, is pressured by her mother to marry her deceased sister's husband.
Cast: Razia Israeli, Hila Feldman, Yiftach Klein, Renana Raz, Ido Samuel, Hadas Yaron
Directed by: Yigal Bursztyn, Rama Burshtein
Written by: Rama Burshtein
Running time: 1hr 30min
Opens: May 24, 2013 NY/LA
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