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The Cakemaker

Thomas, a talented German baker, is having an affair with Oren, an Israeli married man who has frequent business visits in Berlin.

When Oren dies in a car crash in Israel, Thomas travels to Jerusalem seeking answers regarding his death.

Thomas finds Anat, Oren’s widow and insinuates himself into her life – and her restaurant.

The encounter with the unfamiliar reality will make Thomas become involved in Anat’s life in a way far beyond his anticipation. To protect the truth he will stretch his lie to a point of no return.

"The film binds its narrative to fascinating explorations of national identity, sexuality, and, of course, food."

Pat Brown, Slant Magazine

"...an affecting story about love, loss and pastry."

Gary M. Kramer, Philadelphia Gay News

"this provocative, unexpected and finally very moving work is as unusual a love story as you are likely to find."

Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times

Movie Info

Directed by Ofir Raul Graizer
105 minutes
In English, Hebrew and German with English Subtitles

CINEMA ADMISSION:

REGULAR ADMISSION: $11
REAL ART WAYS MEMBERS: $6
SENIOR & STUDENT MEMBERS: $5.50
SENIORS (65+): $8
FULL-TIME STUDENTS (WITH ID): $8

REAL ART WAYS' FACILITIES ARE WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE. ASSISTED LISTENING DEVICES ARE AVAILABLE AT THE CAFÉ.