A film by Eytan Fox

2012 Israel - Drama


Dr. Yossi Hoffman has become a valued and dedicated cardiologist, often using his work as a way to escape from dealing with his anguished life. He lives alone, still closeted, unable to break through the walls and defenses built around him since the death of his lover. Even his co-workers - a recently divorced doctor, who tries to sweep Yossi into his world of women and drugs, and a lonely nurse, who is secretly in love with him - find it almost impossible to get close to him. His daily routine at the hospital is shaken up by the arrival of a mysterious woman. He follows her, and through the surprising connection that they make, receives a rare opportunity to deal with his trauma. Yossi then travels to the southern city of Eilat. Surrounded by sea and sand dunes he meets a group of young Israeli IDF officers, among them Tom, a handsome and self confident openly gay man, who represents a new world, different from the one that shaped Yossi.

  • cast

    • Ohad Knoller (Yossi)
    • Lior Ashkenazi (Moti)
    • Orly Silbersatz (Varda)
    • Oz Zehavi (Tom)
    • Ola Schur Selektar (Nina)
  • crew +

    • Director
    • Eytan Fox
    • Screenplay
    • Itay Segal
    • Executive Producers
    • Moshe Edry (United King)
    • Leon Edry (United King)
    • Eytan Fox (United King)
    • Producers
    • Amir Harel (Lama Films )
    • Ayelet Kait (Lama Films )
    • Casting
    • Yael Aviv
    • Music
    • Keren Ann
    • Editing
    • Yosef Grunfeld
    • Director of Photography
    • Raz

screenings in festivals & markets +