Acclaimed Israeli director Avi Nesher delivers a multi-layered story about dysfunctional families while sensitively exploring the religious-secular divide. The Other Story focuses on two rebellious young women whose lives unexpectedly intersect. As tensions rise and alliances shift, no one emerges with a monopoly on virtue. This universal tale of broken relationships and forgiveness deftly explores the unique complexities of life in Jerusalem with heartfelt performances from an all-star ensemble.
Official Selection — Toronto International Film Festival
Opening Night — Haifa International Film Festival
“Beautifully acted, written and photographed, Avi Nesher’s The Other Story is a moving, fascinating and complex drama about family, spirituality and love.” — Hannah Brown, The Jerusalem Post