FILM DISCUSSION: Ava Maria
Ave Maria is a short film about a family of religious Israeli settlers whose car breaks down in a rural area of the West Bank where they must seek the help of five nuns who have taken a vow of silence. The movie was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film at the 88th Academy Awards, and was the Official Selection/Short Film Competition at the 2015 Cannes International Film Festival. Directed by Basil Khalil. 15 minutes.
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