“Laugh-out-loud… flawless acting and a warm sensibility.” – The Huffington Post
“The provocative issue of euthanasia is addressed with wisdom, sensitivity and a welcome strain of humor.” – The Hollywood Reporter
“A poignant, provocative dramedy.” – Variety
A huge box-office hit in Israel, The Farewell Party is a unique, compassionate and unlikely comedy of a group of friends at a Jerusalem retirement home who decide to help their terminally ill friend. When rumours of their assistance begin to spread, more and more people ask for their help, and the friends are faced with a life and death dilemma.
Winner: Audience Choice – Venice Film Festival
Winner: Best Actress – Haifa International Film Festival
Winner: Best Actor – Ophir Awards
Winner: Best Cinematographer – Ophir Awards