Leave of Absence

Short film / 18 min / Israel / 2016

Director: Moshe Rosenthal

Production Company: Egg Productions

Awards:

2018 Alto Vicentino FF - Best Cinematography

2016 Jerusalem IFF - Best director

Notable Festivals:
Official selection Nashvill FF 2017

Official selection Belgrad doc and short FF 2017

Synopsis:

After his daughters accidentally bleach his hair, before another stressful family dinner, Meir decides to escape. The middle aged, suburban history teacher unexpectedly finds what he needed when a chance encounter with his former students plunges him into a night of pure rebellious energy.