Everything is Broken Up and Dances


Drama
Drama

Nony Geffen, a 30 year old student living in Tel Aviv with his roommate Rotem, is a musician and is secretly in love with Hadas. He is called up for a military operation in Gaza . The APC, in which he and his unit are riding, is hit by a Hamas rocket. Nony is the sole survivor. He comes back from Gaza a different person and is cared for by his parents and a military psychiatrist.


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Everything is Broken Up and Dances
A Film by: Nony Geffen
(Israel, 2015, 98 min, Hebrew, English subtitles, Cast: Nony Geffen, Dudu Tassa,
Kobi Farag, Makram J Khoury, Gilat Ankori, Yossi Marshak)

Nony Geffen, a 30 year old student living in Tel Aviv with his roommate Rotem, is a musician and             is secretly in love with Hadas. He is called up for a military operation in Gaza . The APC, in which           he and his unit are riding, is hit by a Hamas rocket. Nony is the sole survivor.  He comes back from   Gaza a different person and is cared for by his parents and a military psychiatrist.

 After lengthy psychiatric treatment Nony starts to communicate again – only now he is convinced     that he is ‘Amnon’, the deceased uncle for whom he was named. Amnon had been an unrecognized singer. Nony is not a singer and now he doesn’t even remember how to play. At first, when Nony performs, people laugh at this strange guy but then he becomes a phenomenon. When he is at the height of his success on the one hand, but also at the height of his mental disorder, Nony meets     Hadas again.

FESTIVALS & SCREENINGS
• Hong Kong JFF 2016
• Israeli FF LA 2016
• Berlin JFF 2017