Past Life

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A fascinating and moving new film from master film maker Avi Nesher.

The year is 1977 and Sephi Milch, a very determined and talented young women, aspires to a career as a classical composer, but knows, as a woman, the odds are against her. She is set on changing the course of history from ann artistic perspective, but also the daughter of holocaust survivors, she has to deal with a sudden relevation from the past that thhretens to tear her family apart. Sephi and her sister, played beautifully by leading young actors Nelly Tagar and Joy Reiger, are bent on unconvering the past and getting to the truth behind thir parents’ darkest secret.

What the siblings reveal leads to question after question, and trauma for the entire family.

Followed by a Q&A with lead actress Nelly Tagar.

“The two female leads have strong screen presence and share an agreeably combustible chemistry as sisters with very different emotional triggers” – Stephen Dalton, Hollywood Reporter

BBFC rating
Running time
110 mins
Other features
Avi Nesher
Nelly Tagar, Joy Rieger, Evgenia Dodina

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May 14th

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