Film Screening: Seven Minutes in Heaven

Come enjoy the latest installment of ReelIsraelDC, which offers the best contemporary Israeli cinema one evening at the end of every month. This month’s feature will take place on a Tuesday instead of the regular Wednesday.  This month’s feature is Seven Minutes in Heaven.

The film tells the story of  a couple, Galia and Oren.  When the bus they are on explodes in a terror attack, Oren is left in a coma and Galia is left with severe burns and memory lost of the attack and the days leading up to it. The film begins one year after the attack, upon Oren’s death. As Galia undergoes physical and mental therapy, she attempts to stitch together the shattered fragments of her life. A necklace sent to her from an unidentified source sets her off on a journey to find the missing pieces of the puzzle from that horrific day.

WHEN: September 27, 8:00 p.m.

WHERE: Avalon Theatre, 5612 Connecticut Avenue, NW