Golden Lion
Venice Film Festival
Silver Lion
Venice Film Festival
A movie that builds into a devastating indictment of a nation, shock by shock, brutal moment by brutal moment.
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Michael and Dafna experience gut-wrenching grief when army officials show up at their home to announce the death of their son Jonathan. Michael becomes increasingly frustrated by overzealous mourning relatives and well-meaning army bureaucrats. While his sedated wife rests, Michael spirals into a whirlwind of anger only to experience one of life's unfathomable twists – a twist that can only be rivaled by the surreal military experiences of his son.

Played at

Music Hall, 3.30.18 - 4.12.18
Monica Film Center, 3.23.18 - 3.29.18
Playhouse 7, 3.09.18 - 3.22.18
Town Center 5, 3.09.18 - 3.29.18
Royal, 3.02.18 - 3.22.18
Rated R This film is subtitled This film is subtitled
Runtime: 113 min
Language: Hebrew

Director: Samuel Maoz
Cast: Lior Ashkenazi, Sarah Adler, Yonaton Shiray

  • Nominee, Golden Lion, Venice Film Festival
  • Winner, Silver Lion, Venice Film Festival
FEATURED REVIEW: Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times
No matter what you're expecting, "Foxtrot" is not the film you expect it to be. It's better. Certainly anticipation for this Israeli feature couldn't be higher. It won the Silver Lion at Venice, took eight Ophir awards (Israel's Oscars) including best picture, best director...