Award of Merit – Her Dance (Israel)

Title: Her Dance
Runtime: 22 min
Country: Israel
Director: Bar Cohen
Placement: Award of Merit
Competition: March, 2022

Synopsis: After she had not been invited to her sister’s wedding, Aya, a trans woman, shows up by surprise on a Shabbat night at the Orthodox Jewish community, where her family lives. She enters through the window, interrupting the wedding feast and threatening to reveal family lies and secrets.