Next to Her
First screened in October 2014
Director: Asaf Korman. Cast: Liron Ben-Shlush, Dana Ivgy, Jacob Daniel, Liat Goren, Varda Ben Hur, Carmit Messilati-Kaplan, Sophia Ostrisky. Screenplay: Liron Ben-Shlush.

Twitter Capsule: Autobiographical legacies palpable in the details, but film isn't insular. Sensitive yet tough on sisterly tie.

VOR:   Style itself may not be too adventurous, but film shows real mettle in evading narrative expectations around family bond, caregiver role, and romantic potential.

Photo © 2014 2-Team Productions

Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B

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