Release Date: May 16th, 2014
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 12 min
Eight nursing-home residents, all from different backgrounds and personal theologies, embark on a 10-day pilgrimage across Israel.
It's a privilege getting to know these determined, inspiring seniors, to whatever extent Gaynes allows. But a more deeply revealing, fully candid approach would have made for a more satisfying cinematic excursion. show more
What elevates the film beyond a video scrapbook, though, are the glimpses of the routines and slow rhythms of the nursing home before and after this adventure. show more
Next Year Jerusalem offers little insight into its putative protagonists, and even less into Israel. show more