A powerful new drama from Serbia about the determination of a father to get his children back. Currently playing at the Laemmle. Watch it at home through South Bay Film Society Virtual Cinema program.
CLICK HERE for a ticket to stream the film. After “unlocking” the film you have 7 days to start watching. Once you begin you have 72 hours to finish watching.
Winner, Audience award, Berlin International Film Festival
A powerful drama from Serbia about the determination of a father to get his children back.
“Srdan Golubović’s steely, resonant, and Dardennes-esque FATHER, details a complex portrait of a nation, through the journey of a single, determined man.” – Kevin Jagernauth, The Playlist
“There’s something oddly appealing in witnessing this dutiful, besieged parent make do with nothing to offer but himself, wherever that takes him.” – Robert Abele, Los Angeles Times
Language: Serbian (English subtitles)
Length: 2 hr.
CLICK HERE for a ticket to stream the film.
From Israeli film director Nadad Laviv
Winner: Jury Prize – Cannes Film Festival
Headline from Justin Chang review: “The brilliant, incorrigible ‘Ahed’s Knee’ takes furious aim at contemporary Israel”
“It’s not pretty, and it doesn’t care. AHED’S KNEE means to shatter your complacency, and also the complacency of its chosen medium.” – Justin Chang, Los Angeles Times
“What makes Ahed’s Knee so powerful is the way the movie detonates before our eyes.” – Bilge Ebiri, New York Magazine
Language: Hebrew (English subtitles)