Chiaroscuro Film Series: The Cakemaker
Feb 10th, 2019
02/10 | 2:00 PM
Thomas, a young 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 for answers regarding his death. Under a secret identity, Thomas infiltrates into the life of Anat, his lover's newly widowed wife. The encounter with the unfamiliar reality will make Thomas involved in Anat's life in a way far beyond his anticipation, and to protect the truth he will stretch his lie to a point of no return.
Directed By: Ofir Raul Graizer
Run Time: 105 Minutes
MPAA Rating: NR
Origin: Israel | Germany
Distributor: Strand Releasing
This program is free and open to the public and begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, February 10th in the UICA theater.
A panel discussion with a film scholar and history/cultural representative takes place after the film viewing, followed by a reception with complimentary food and beverages reflecting the regional cuisine of the film's origin.