The films “Labor” and “Yearning” at San Jose, California

Two of our best student films from 2016 will be screened at the Cinequest Festival in San Jose, California from 28.2 – 12.3

Festival’s website

“Yearning” by Michal Hajaj

Avraham, a middle-class man in his 50′s, wakes up one night with a pain in his chest, causing him to reckon with his own impending mortality. A realistic tragedy about love, numbness and grayness of life.

Trailer

Labor by Moshe Yohananov

Rita and Sasha are immigrants from the Caucasus. The debts bring Sasha to start a brothel in his home secretly. When Rita discovers the successful business, their relationship is on the line.

Trailer