Magazine article Screen International

'The Women’s Balcony' Hits Arthouse Heights for Menemsha

Magazine article Screen International

'The Women’s Balcony' Hits Arthouse Heights for Menemsha

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EXCLUSIVE: Neil Friedman also announces hire of Oded Horowitz.

Santa Monica-based arthouse distributor Menemsha has passed $1m at the box office with Israeli drama The Women’s Balcony.

The film premiered in Toronto 2016 and becomes the second in recent times to cross the milestone for Neil Friedman’s company after Dough.

Evelyn Hagoel, Igal Naor, Orna Banai, Einat Saruf, Itzik Cohen and Aviv Alush star (pictured) in the story of female members of an Orthodox community who rally together after the collapse of the women’s balcony in a Jerusalem synagogue. Emil Ben Shimon directed.

Friedman has also confirmed the hire of Oded Horowitz as his head of acquisitions. …

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