30.09. - 09.10.2021

Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay! USA 2009 | 90 min | OV | Colour | FF 2010

Evgeny Afineevsky

Evgeny Afineevski (*1972)was born in Kazan in the former USSR andmoved from Russia via Israel to the US.This is his first feature film.

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This is the story of the Hirschs‘, a Jewish family living in the North Shore of Long Island, where every Friday night Shirley Hirsch invites another “perfect” girl for Shabbat dinner in hopes that her son, Nelson, will marry a nice Jewish girl. When Shirley and Martin once again set him up on a date, Nelson reveals that he is already seeing someone. Shirley and Martin are thrilled and can‘t wait to meet the lucky lady. In a motherly attempt at finding out who her son is dating, Shirley stops by Nelson‘s apartment…

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Original title: Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay!
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: English
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Evgeny Afineevsky
Screenplay: Evgeny Afineevsky, Joseph Goldman, Martin Guigui
Cast: Lainie Kazan, Saul Rubinek, Vincent Pastore, Carmen Electra
Producer: Evgeny Afineevsky, Svetlana Anufrieva
Director of Photography: Peter N. Green
Music: Lilo Fedida, Eddie Grimberg
Production Design: Vincent Defelice
Editor: Michael Southworth
Sound: 0
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Format: 35 mm
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