In this critically acclaimed sweeping romance, Thomas, a young German baker, has an affair with Oren, a married Israeli man. After Oren unexpectedly dies in a car crash, Thomas travels to Jerusalem seeking answers about his death. Under a fake identity, Thomas enters the life of Anat, his lover’s newly widowed wife. There, he begins to work for Anat, baking pastries that bring her cafe to vibrant life. Thomas becomes deeply involved in her life beyond his own expectation and stretches the lie about himself to a point of no return.
- Original Theatrical Trailer
Nominated for 9 Israeli Academy Awards Including BEST PICTURE & BEST DIRECTOR
One of the Top Grossing Foreign Films 2018!
“Drool-worthy confections express unspoken emotions…and a master class in exquisite restraint.”
– The New York Times
“Fascinating! Provocative, unexpected and finally very moving.”
– Los Angeles Times
“Convincing and quietly moving, a tale of emotional journeys and trials, and the challenge of starting anew after tragedy.”