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ISRAEL | 81 minutes | 2017

Desperately in need of cash, an Israeli father-to-be decides to bottle and sell “holy air” to religious tourists. In his second feature, Shady Srour examines the everyday life of a modern, progressive family living on the world’s most hallowed ground. Catholics, Muslims and Jews live cheek-by-jowl in a city where the film’s protagonist (played by Srour himself) struggles to find meaning in his existence. A tale of survival and ideology, Holy Air captures the absurdity of the human comedy with finesse, poetry and a finely honed sense of satire.

IN THE PRESENCE OF THE ACTRESS AND THE DIRECTOR
IN COMPETITION

With the support of the CONSULATE GENERAL OF ISRAEL IN MONTREAL

Programs

Thursday October 12, 2017

Program #235
21:00
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 10

Friday October 13, 2017

Program #271
13:15
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 17

Shady Srour

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distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Shady Srour
  • Interpreter Shady Srour, Laëtitia Eïdo, Samuel Calderon

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  • New Europe Film Sales

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