26.9. - 5.10.2019

The Cakemaker Israel, Germany 2016 | 104 min | OV with German subtitles | Colour | FF 2017

Ofir Raul Graizer

OFIR RAUL GRAIZER (*1981) studied film at Sapir College in Israel and lives in Berlin. His short film Dor (2009) brought him many invitations to film festivals. The Cakemaker is his debut feature.

rated for 0 + years
Thomas, a confectioner from Berlin, is having an affair with Oren, a married Israeli. Their relationship ends abruptly when Oren has a fatal accident. Distraught, Thomas travels to Israel to meet Oren's wife Anat and his son and slowly gains their trust. He gets involved in the family's kosher cafe and is a big hit with his German cakes. But the deeper Thomas enters into Oren's former life, the bigger the lie standing between him and Anat is getting. The Cakemaker is a quiet, sensitive film about a German-Israeli love relationship that crosses the borders of sexuality.
Orig. Title: The Cakemaker
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: English, Hebrew, German
Section: Kaleidoscope
Director: Ofir Raul Graizer
Screenplay: Ofir Raul Graizer
Cast: Tim Kalkhof, Sarah Adler, Roy Miller, Zohar Strauss, Sandra Sade
Producer: Itai Tamir
Sprachfassung: OV with German subtitles
Music: Dominique Charpentier
Camera: Omri Aloni
Set Designer: Daniel Kossow, Yael Bibelnik
Cutter: Michal Openheim
Format: dcp
German Distributor:
World Sales: Films Boutique
Production: Laila Films; Film Base Berlin
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