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VIRGINS

by Keren Ben Rafael

synopsis

In Kiryat Ham, small town on the north coast of Israel, everything seems to have stopped. Lana, a rebellious teenager, vowed to fight against resignation and immobilism. She couldn’t imagine that the rumor of a mermaid off the coast would wake up her town from its torpidity and give her the possibility to finally live.

international title: Virgins
original title: Ein batulot bekraiot
country: France, Israel, Belgium
sales agent: Pyramide International
year: 2018
genre: fiction
directed by: Keren Ben Rafael
film run: 90'
release date: FR 25/07/2018
screenplay: Keren Ben Rafael, Élise Benroubi
cast: Evgenia Dodina, Manuel Elkaslassy Vardi, Vladimir Friedman, Matan Lax, Yoni Meles, Eric Raphael Mizrahi, Isac Peker, Joy Rieger
cinematography by: Damien Dufresne
music: Renaud Mayeur
producer: Caroline Bonmarchand
production: Avenue B Productions, Frakas Productions, United King Films, Artza Productions (IL)
backing: Eurimages
distributor: Pyramide Distribution