The Little Dictator (English S.T.)

Sunday, May 29 2016 - 7PM

Nurith Cohn  
École Ma'aleh, Fiction, Short Film, 29 min, Israel

V.O. Hebrew, English S.T.

  • Haifa Film Festival 2015
  • 1st Prize, Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival 2015
  • Chicago International Film Festival 2015
  • Atlanta Jewish Film Festival 2016
  • Berlin Jewish Film Festival 2016

Professor Yossi Kleinmann is a non-charismatic history professor lecturing on political leaders in totalitarian regimes. Neither his students nor his domineering wife show him any respect. At a Sabbath weekend celebrating the 90th birthday of his wife’s grandmother, a Holocaust survivor, Yossi suddenly finds himself in a surreal situation which forces him to confront his family and himself.

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