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Vasermil - Israeli DVD Movie 2007 Drama
Award Winning movie about three teenagers in Be'er Sheva who use football as a way to improve their lot in life.Hebrew with English, Hebrew and French subtitles. Available for PAL(EURO) systems ONLY
The film is named after the local football stadium located in the town of Be'er Sheva in southern Israel. Vasermil tells the story of three teenagers who live in the same tough neighborhood, growing up in an unforgiving environment, pinning their hopes on football as a way out.
Shlomi lives with his widowed mother, little sister, and step-father and works as a pizza delivery boy. Adiel, of Ethiopian descent, has to look after his young brother and sick mother. Dima, a new immigrant from Russia, has a father who is unemployed and a mother who works as a cleaning lady.
The three teens are recruited by the coach of the local football team to take part in the Be'er Sheva open youth championship, held, traditionally on Independence Day at the Vasermil stadium. Learning to work together as a team is the key to success in the tournament and success in the tournament means getting noticed by the scouts of the local football empire - Hapoel Be'er Sheva. In order to win the tournament they will have to play as a team, overcome their differences, get over their sense of inferiority and prejudice.
Hebrew with English, Hebrew and French subtitles
Director: Mushon Salmona
Writer: Mushon Salmona
Hamptons 2008 International Film Festival
Cinematography Award: Ram Shweky
Best Cinematography: Ram Shweky
Jerusalem 2007 Film Festival
Won Wolgin Award - Special Jury Prize - Mushon Salmona
Best Israeli Feature
San Francisco 2008 International Film Festival
Won Golden Gate Award New Director: Mushon Salmona
Thessaloniki 2007 Film Festival
Nominated Golden Alexander: Mushon Salmona
- Language: Hebrew, English Subtitles
- Original Release date: 2007
- Genre: Drama
- Media: PAL DVD (EUR)
- Sound: 2
- Runtime: 95 min
- System Requirements: wide screen