To Take A Wife

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To Take A Wife

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To Take A Wife

Release Date: June 01, 2004

Year    :   2004
Slogan    :   «A Story of Tradition, Love and Fear»
Genres    :   Drama, Romance
Production Companies    :   Zanagar Films
Director    :   Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz
Producers    :   Marek Rozenbaum, Itai Tamir, Tali Ohaion, Jean-Philippe Reza, Eric Cohen
Writers    :   Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz
RunTime    :   97 mins.

The story takes place in Haifa, Israel, in 1979, during three days before the Shabbat. A young woman trying to raise three children, work from home, and observe the strict Moroccan traditions of her family finds herself at constant odds with her husband and her brothers, who want her to stay married and leave behind the notions of being loved and free.

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