2016 Houston Jewish Film Festival: Fire Birds
Starring two legends of Israeli film, Gila Almagor and Oded Teomi, and nominated for 10 Ophir Awards, Fire Birds intertwines the tales of Amikon, an 80-year-old whose body is found with three stab wounds to the chest and a number tattooed on his forearm, and Amnon, a police detective who reluctantly accepts the case.
Fast paced and intriguing, moving between past and present, this film will keep you guessing until its final surprising moments.
Directed by Amir Wolf, Israel, 2015, 112 min. Hebrew with English subtitles. Houston Premiere. Drama.