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Here and Now
Dir.: Roman Shumunov | 87 minutes

Here and Now

Israel 2018 | 87 minutes | Russian, Hebrew | Hebrew, English subtitles

A social drama about four young immigrants, living in the slums of Ashdod. Striving to adapt to Israeli society, they form a hip-hop band, aspiring to participate in an international music festival. Their dream of taking part in the competition is all but shattered when Andrey suffers a crisis at home. Andrey’s father has been in the hospital for months, leaving Andrey responsible for his little sister and payments on their mortgage. He struggles between caring for his family, work, and the band's rehearsals.