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Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem

GETT, le procès de Viviane Amsalem

Israel, France, 2014


Viviane has been applying for divorce for three years. But her husband Elisha will not agree. His cold intransigence, her determination to fight for her freedom, and the ambiguous role of the judges shape a procedure in which tragedy vies with absurdity, and everything is brought out for judgment.

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Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem Directed by Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2014 | Directors' Fortnight

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2014 | Special Mention: TVE Otra Mirada Award

National Board of Review

2014 | Winner: Top Five Foreign Language Films

Golden Globes (USA)

2015 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

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