​Emil Ben-Shimon

The Women's Balcony

About the Film 

A mishap at a Jerusalem synagogue causes a major rift in a devout community in this rousing comical feminist narrative about speaking truth to patriarchal power, a portrait of modern Orthodoxy infused with genuine characters and big-hearted humor. Nominated for 5 Israeli Academy Awards.

Genre 
Narrative
Running Time 
96 minutes