Itay Tal’s completed debut, which Film Republic launched sales on in Cannes, follows a young mother who desperately strives for her deaf son to continue their family’s strong musical tradition. Producers are Tal, Hila Ben-Shushan and Shani Egozin. The original score comes from Hillel Teplitsky and Roie Shpigler and DoP is Meidan Arama (People That Are Not Me).
The film has been pre-sold to Limelight for Australia/NZ in a deal negotiated by Film Republic’s Xavier Henry-Rashid and Limelight’s Fergus Grady. Additional pre-sales are understood to be pending.