Covered Up

  • Israel
  • Documentary
  • 2018
  • 52 min.

Covered Up

  • Israel
  • Documentary
  • 2018
  • 52 min.

Synopsis

Rachel, an ultra-orthodox young woman, entered an 'arranged' marriage ready to be a "kosher" woman doing the will of her husband. After her marriage fails and she gets divorced, she asks permission to remove her wig – an unusual move in the ultra-Orthodox society. Facing the opposition from her parents and society, she starts to question the religion’s attitude to woman and her own body and mind.

Credits

Director(s)

Rachel Elitzur

Producer(s)

Avigail Sperber

Script

Rachel Elitzur

Cinematography

Avigail Sperber

Editor

Tali Hayat

Original Music

Ronit Rolland

Original Language

Hebrew

Subtitles

English

Produced with the help of

NFCT – the new fund for cinema and TV, PAIS

Broadcaster

YES docu

Sound design

Itzik Chohen

On line

Yoav Raz

Festival Highlights

DocAviv International Film Festival, Israel , 2018

Request a Public Screening

If you want to screen this film publicly in high quality, please click here to fill out a form and we'll contact you shortly.

VOD

For purchasing options please go to the desktop version of the website

DVD

For purchasing options please go to the desktop version of the website.

Related films