Blessed

Over the past twenty-five years, The Jerusalem Sam Spiegel Film School has won 16 Best Film School Program awards in student film festivals; received 407 awards, including at Cannes, Berlin and Venice; and was honored with 183 international festival retrospectives in 55 countries, including in... Read More

Written and Directed by Prague Benbenisty

Zohara is the daughter everyone takes for granted in her big, Moroccan family, while her sister, Oshrit, is a beauty about to get married. On the day of her younger sister's traditional henna ceremony, Zohara steals her sister's blessing, which is given to all brides before their wedding day. The mystical power of this blessing transforms Zohara, bringing her love and changing the dynamic of her relationship with her sister.

16min, fiction, 2015