About the film
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Live and Become
Release Date: March 30, 2005
|Production Companies||:||Canal+, CNC, France 3 Cinéma, Elzévir Films, Oï Oï Oï Productions, MEDIA Programme of the European Union, K2 SA, SCOPE Invest, Medusa Film, CinéCinéma, Cattleya, Fonds Eurimages du Conseil de l'Europe, SCOPE Pictures, Centre du Cinéma et de l'Audiovisuel de la FWB, Transfax Film Productions, Kiosque|
|Producers||:||Yoram Globus, Radu Mihăileanu, Denis Carot, Marie Masmonteil, Marek Rozenbaum, Itai Tamir, Hila Yuval, Esther Kling, Yorick Kalbache|
|Writers||:||Radu Mihăileanu, Alain-Michel Blanc|
In 1980 the black Falashas in Ethiopia are recognised as genuine Jews and are secretly carried to Israel. The day before the transport the son of a Jewish mother dies. In his place and with his name (Schlomo) she takes a Christian 9-year-old boy.