Houston Jewish Film Festival: The Dinner
Thursday, March 21 | 7:30 PM
Drama | Directed by Matti Harari and Arik Lubetzki
2020 | Israel | Hebrew and Russian with English subtitles | 79 Min. | Kaplan Theatre
A smart dinner party turns into a cold buffet of secrets and lies in this gripping film. Emma and Gregori, new Israeli immigrants from Ukraine, yearn for their old lives. Alon and Yael, a well to do young couple, find their marriage in crisis. While Yael flirts with Alon’s best friend, Alon initiates an affair with Emma who, unbeknownst to him, is married to one of his employees. When all five gather one evening things begin to unravel dramatically.