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Footnote
  • April 13, 2012 - 6:00pm
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  • April 15, 2012 - 12:00pm
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  • April 15, 2012 - 4:00pm

"Funny and smart, Footnote is told with wild, inventive cinematic flourishes. Joseph Cedar pulls off a feat of intellectual and cinematic elegance." Lisa Schwarzbaum, Entertainment Weekly.

In this 2012 Oscar nominee for best Foreign Language Film, Eliezer and Uriel Shkolnik are father and son as well as rival professors in Talmudic Studies. When both men learn that Eliezer will be lauded for his work, their complicated relationship reaches new heights.

PG for thematic elements, brief nudity, language, and smoking; 103 minutes; Hebrew, with English subtitles