Magazine article Screen International

Strand Releasing Picks Up Israeli Hit 'The Other Story'

Magazine article Screen International

Strand Releasing Picks Up Israeli Hit 'The Other Story'

Article excerpt

Avi Nesher’s drama premiered in Toronto.

Strand Releasing has acquired all North American rights to Avi Nesher’s Israeli hit The Other Story from Mark Damon’s Foresight Unlimited.

The Other Story is enjoying an extraordinary run in Israel, where it is approaching $7m at the box office, and recently won the Audience Choice Award for Best Feature Film at the Israeli Film Festival, where Nesher received the 2018 IFF Cinematic Achievement Award.

The film premiere in Toronto and stars Yuval Segal as a man who connects with his ex-wife to investigate why his formerly fun-loving daughter has enrolled in an ultra-orthodox seminary.

Maya Dagan and Joy Rieger round out the lead cast. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.