During the director's childhood, he experienced heavy bleeding that felt like an abortion. His parents took him to a specialist and that was that. All these years the memory remained. Did it really happen?
Galit and Yoav are planning a family vacation for their anniversary with Delia, their Philippine care giver. The couple are physically disabled and the mutual dependence on Delia has become a shared destiny.
Two women are trying to clean the apartment where one of them lives with 12 cats. The attempt to help encounters resistance, and as the dirt clears, so does a new consciousness.
Everybody says I don't care about anything, but that's not true. I care about the pigeons.
An intimate encounter of a Japanese director with an Israeli fisherman. The director is on a spiritual quest to try and understand why Jesus chose the fisherman of the Sea of Galilee as his first disciples?
The Promise presents a rich collage of archival materials designed to explore how the personal and national are intertwined in major rituals of human life.