Elie

Elie

Jules is a young man, he is twenty one years old. His grand father is about to die. He is afraid to loose him. He decide to go and find a Rabin his grandfather used to know. During this travel, Jules mourns and grows up.

Studio project (2012) by Léo Haddad

Professors
Sébastien Lifshitz
Know-how
fiction

Fiction / 16min

Synopsis

Jules is a young man, he is twenty one years old. His grand father is about to die. He is afraid to loose him. He decide to go and find a Rabin his grandfather used to know. During this travel, Jules mourns and grows up.

Comment

Leo Haddad has drawn on his personal memories to create a moving account of the difficult process of learning about death. Through the unexpected encounter between a teenager and a rabbi, the film questions Jewish spirituality with finesse and humor.

Sébastien Lifshitz / Director