Hearat Shulayim

Eliezer and Uriel Shkolnik are father and son as well as rival professors in Talmudic Studies. When both men learn that Eliezer will be lauded for his work, their complicated relationship reaches a new peak.

2011, Israel, 103 min., 18+
Joseph Cedar
Lior Ashkenazi, Shlomo Bar-Aba, Yuval Scharf, Edna Blilious, Alma Zack, Aliza Rosen, Nevo Kimchi, Nelly Tagar
comedy, drama
Awards & Festivals
  • Academy Award – Nominee for Oscar (Best Foreign Language Film)
  • Cannes Film Festival – Best Screenplay
  • Israeli Film Academy Aeard – Best Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Sound, Best Costume Design, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor
  • Dublin International Film Festival – Best Screenplay
  • Independent Spirit Award, Nominee – Best Screenplay
  • Toronto International Film Festival – participation
  • New York International Film Festival – participation

Currently on screen