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Swanettes

Israel, 2005 (MIFF 2006, Fiction Shorts)

Director: Rony Sasson

Swanettes
Walking home from the grocery store, a mother and daughter begin their journey from silence to understanding. Rony Sasson's artisticallydistinctive drama won the DAAD prize at the 2006 Berlinale.

D/P/S Rony Sasson WS Rony Sasson L Hebrew w/English subtitles TD
16mm/col/2005/16 mins

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