DirectorRonit & Shlomi Elkabetz
If he doesn’t hit you, drink, gamble or fool around, what’s the problem? In 1979 Haifa, a Sephardic Moroccan couple – a wife (the incomparable late Ronit Elkabetz) and her husband of 20 years – struggle with a chaotic family life built on an unhappy marriage. He prays. She cries. A domestic emotional tragedy accompanied by exquisite music. An examination of a marital meltdown. Part 1 of the critically acclaimed Viviane Amsalem trilogy (Part 2: Shiva, Part 3: Gett).