Blessed

Dir. Prague Benbenisty
(16 min, Israel, 2015)
Hebrew with English subtitles
Narrative Short

In her big Moroccan family, Zohara is the daughter everyone takes for granted, while her beautiful younger sister Oshrit about to get married. On the day of Oshrit’s henna ceremony, Zohara steals her blessing with unforeseen consequences for all.

Presented as part of Passing the Baton (Shorts Program).

Screenings

Sunday, May 21, 7:15 pm
E Street Cinema
555 11th Street NW
Washington, DC

Wednesday, May 24, 6:30 pm
E Street Cinema
555 11th Street NW
Washington, DC

E Street Cinema elevators are unavailable for the remainder of the Festival. If you can't use an escalator, and have purchased tickets to an E Street screening, contact boxoffice@wjff.org for a credit or refund.

Tickets

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E Street Cinema elevators are unavailable for the remainder of the Festival. If you can’t use an escalator, and have purchased tickets to an E Street screening, contact boxoffice@wjff.org for a credit or refund.

This event finished on May 25, 2017.