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Off White Lies

Off White Lies

Original Title: Orhim le-rega
Directors: Maya Kenig
Hebrew with subtitles
86 min min
World Cinema
Spotlight Middle East

In this bittersweet family comedy, shy teenager Libby moves back to Israel to live with her hapless father Shaul, unexpectedly finding herself without a home as war breaks out around them. Shaul devises a creative solution: posing as refugees, they are taken in by a wealthy family in Jerusalem. Finally in a “normal” household, Shaul and Libby begin to build their father-daughter relationship, but their false identities can’t last forever.

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Maya Kenig
Jeanne Randall Malkin Family Foundation
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences