A compassionate dark comedy about life and death, and knowing when to say goodbye.
Ezekiel and his fellow pensioners decide to assist their dying friend end his life in dignity. They construct a self-euthanasia device and exercise it successfully. When word about the secret device leaks out, friends realize they have stumbled upon a start-up business… until the moment when Levana, Ezekiel's wife, who suffers from Alzheimer's disease, asks him to use the device for her own benefit.

A joint production of 2-TEAM PRODUCTIONS and PIE FILMS

CAST
Yehezkel
ZE'EV REVACH

Levana
LEVANA FINKELSTEIN

Iana
ALIZA ROZEN

Dr. Daniel
ILAN DAR

Rafi Segal
RAFI TAVOR

CREW
Written and directed by
SHARON MAYMON and TAL GRANIT

Producers:
HAIM MECKLBERG
ESTEE YACOV-MECKLBERG
TALIA KLEINHANDLER
OSNAT KEREN
THANASSIS KARATHANOS

Executive Producers
MOSHE EDERY
LEON EDERY

DOP
TOBIAS HOCHSTEIN

Production Designer
ARAD SHAWAT

Sound Engineer
STEPHAN VON-HASE

Editor
EINAT GLAZER-ZARHIN

With the support of

THE ISRAELI FILM FUND

THE JERUSALEM FILM & TELEVISION FUND

MITTELDEUTSCHE MEDIENFORDERUNG

THE FAREWELL PARTY

Haifa International Film Festival 2015

Winner of The Israeli Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor in an Israeli Film for Ze'ev Revach

Seminci Villadolid International Film Festival 2014

Winner of the Golden Spike Award for Best Feature Film 

Winner of the Best Actress Award for Levana Finkelstien and Aliza Rozen

Haifa International Film Festival 2014

Winner of the Best Actress Award for Levana Finkelstien -

Israeli Academy of Film and Television Awards 2014

Best Male Leading Role - Ze'ev Revach

Best Cinematography - Toby Hochstein

Best Sound Design - Aviv Aldema

Best Makeup - Orly Ronen

2014 Venice Days

Public Choice Award

Brian Award

* The film participated in Totonto International Film Festival and Germany HOF International Film Festival.
It will be screened in the coming Rotterdam IFF as well.

Production Info

Israeli-German co-production

Location: Israel

Principal photography ended on December 24th, 2012

Theatrical release: February 2014

Israeli distribution
UNITED KING Dist.

Production companies
PIE FILMS
2-TEAM PRODUCTIONS
PALLAS FILMS
TWENTY-TWENTY FILMS
UNITED KING FILMS