Aliyah (2012)

2012 | France | Elie Wajeman | ★★★

Elie Wajeman's mildly diverting Aliyah is a gently paced, low-key crime drama comprised of naturally lit scenes, featuring unobtrusive handheld camerawork and quiet, earthy performances from Pio Marmaï, Cédric Kahn, Adèle Haenel, et al.


"Drug dealer Alex finds hope for a new start when his cousin offers him a job in Israel. Now he must make the final score, while balancing a new romance, a past lover, a lifelong friendship and his brother's addiction." Film Movement