Ritualistic contradictions, moral complexity, and minimalism shed light on issues of inequality in Policeman.
It’s a rare delight when a film makes a little-known, hermetic community that is bristling with traditions, customs, rules, and regulations come alive, transcending that subculture through its humanity.
I learned early to differentiate art from politics. But the best Israeli films are inseparable from the political forces that shape them.
In his startlingly upbeat feature fiction debut, Ra’anan Alexandrowicz presents a contemporary odyssey through the seamy underbelly of Israeli society.