The Apple’s Fault

Young Noa tries to escape from her family’s house grim reality, being abused by her father and being denied by her mother. She has an affair with her neighbor Haim, a failed writer who is forty years old and senior. Being isolated in a remote Village, she spends most of her time with Haim and learns well from his hateful, violent eruptions, but she also comes to love his tender, caring side. When she understands that only violence inspires him to write again, it changes her perspective on his behavior. When Haim manages to write, he replies that he loves her. When even hurting Noa doesn’t motivate him anymore, Noa faces a shocking decision. The film is dedicated to Noa Sahan and is based on a true story.

Country
Israel

Category
Student Film

Runtime 00:09:34

Directed by
Benjamin Bee