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A dramatic, neo-realist Moroccan-speaking comedy, centered on the life of the Vaknin family, a Moroccan immigrant family to a picturesque town on the outskirts, moments of laughter alongside moments of crying and a daily existential war. Although they live in the country, their hearts are still in the beloved and distant Morocco.


An "all-in-the-family" drama-Comedy. The god-loving and traditional Vaknin Family lives in a remote town in Israel, longing for the good old motherland, Morocco, and trying to make some sense of their lives. One of the sons - Jojo, addicted to gambling, is looking for a "quick-fix" - making loads of money in no time. By that, he drags the family into a financial crisis, which threatens to tear them to pieces. The dramatic and comic story of the Vaknin family is told by Sammy, one of the sons, who dreams to become a filmmaker and his camera.

  • Year
    2021
  • Runtime
    111 minutes
  • Language
    English, Moroccan, Hebrew w/subtitles
  • Country
    Israel
  • Premiere
    Boca Raton / Delray Beach
  • Director
    Haim Bouzaglo
  • Screenwriter
    Arik Mishali, Sami Shalom Shitrit, Haim Bouzaglo
  • Producer
    Itai Tamir, Ami Livne, Moshe Edery, Leon Edery
  • Cast
    Arik Mishali, Janet Sabag, Hila Saada, Albert Iluz, Raymonde Amsallem, Sasha Demidov, Haim Zanati, Axelle Azoulay, Anet Cohen, Shimon Elimelech, Meital Faran, Alina Lansman, Adam Keenan, Ze'ev Revach, Mike Saha, Orly Tubaly, Dalia Beger
  • Cinematographer
    Yoram Millo
  • Editor
    Haim Tabackman, Oz Guttman
  • Sound Design
    Michael Goorevich
  • Music
    Gusto