A Tale of Love and Darkness

  • Tues Mar 7
    7:00
A Tale of Love and Darkness

intro by CU professor Nava Scharf (NES)

director:
Natalie Portman
cast:
Natalie Portman, Shira Haas, Mor Cohen

This adaptation of the memoirs of Amos Oz, one of Israel’s most lauded writers, is set against the backdrop of the end of the British Mandate for Palestine and the early years of the State of Israel. The film details the young man’s relationship with his mother (Natalie Portman) and his beginnings as a writer, while looking at what happens when the stories we tell become the stories we live.

website: focusfeatures.com/loveanddarkness

Ithaca premiere
format
DCP 'Scope color
runtime
1 hour 35 minutes
release year/country
2015 Israel, USA
subtitled