An 80-year-old man’s body is found in the Yarkon River with three stab wounds to the chest and a number tattooed on his forearm. Amnon, a police detective and second generation Holocaust survivor, is reluctantly assigned to the case after a lengthy suspension. Even the most horrible club in the world, the club of Holocaust survivors, requires a “membership”. In the weeks leading up to his death, the victim, Amikam, was after just such a membership. Despite his age, he is still attractive and his appeal is evident as he scours the obituaries in search of widows to charm. As the story interweaves past and present, we witness each man’s struggle to rejoin the society that rejected him.
Aliza, Tova, Ron, Leora, Danny, Revital, Maya, Ma’or and Itamar Kornfeld
in honour of husband, father, grandfather and Holocaust survivor
Chaim Kornfeld’s 90th birthday
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Festivals and Awards
- Winner Best Supporting Actress – Dvora Kedar – Israeli Film Academy
- Also nominated for Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Cinematography, Editing, Casting, Costume Design, Makeup and Sound – Israeli Film Academy
|Cast||Gila Almagor, Rami Heuberger, Dvora Kedar|
|Language||Hebrew w/English subtitles|