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1 hr. 27 min.

Plot Summary
A low-level Jewish drug dealer (Pio Marmaï) tries to save enough money to leave Paris and join his cousin in Israel, but his older brother's constant demands -- and a new love interest -- jeopardize his plans.

Cast: Pio Marmaï , Cédric Kahn , Bertrand Constant , Olivier Desautel , David Geselson , Guillaume Gouix , Adèle Haenel , Sarah Lepicard

Director: Elie Wajeman

Genres: Drama

Aliyah (2012)

Release Date: September 19th, 2012|1 hr. 27 min.

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  • 60
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    At first, Elie Wajeman’s moody French drama looks like so many other stories to come before it. show more

  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Wajeman is particularly skillful at obscuring the lines between right and wrong, setting his story in a a dog-eat-dog world whose moral compass is slightly askew. show more

  • 40
    David Fear Time Out New York

    There’s no sense of what Wajeman is after here. A character piece should have some sense of a character’s who, what and why, right? show more

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