The Film Source Collection
Israel / 1979 / 94 mins / Color
Photography: YVES LAFAYE
& Directed by
& Aristic Collaboration
Best Israeli Film,
Two young women - Ann. French and Yola, an Israeli -meet on the train from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. It is if they have always known one another. Kindred spirits, they live five mavellous days - an intense and temptestuous relationship in the old city of Jerusalem.
arrival of Avi, Yola's boyfriend, pulls them apart. Five years later both
have married but neither has forgotten their passionate friendship, nourished
by a constant exchange of letters. Ann and Yola meet again and try to
recreate the magic of their first encounter.