Close to Home A pair of female military conscripts (Smadar Sayar and Naama Schendar) patrol Jerusalem like hall monitors. This Israeli drama mirrors their aimlessness a bit too… Close to Home A pair of female military conscripts (Smadar Sayar and Naama Schendar) patrol Jerusalem like hall monitors. This Israeli drama mirrors their aimlessness a bit too… Unrated PT94M Drama Smadar Sayar Naama Schendar IFC First Look
Movie Review

Close to Home

MPAA Rating: Unrated
EW's GRADE
B

Details Rated: Unrated; Length: 94 Minutes; Genre: Drama; With: Smadar Sayar and Naama Schendar; Distributor: IFC First Look

A pair of female military conscripts (Smadar Sayar and Naama Schendar) patrol Jerusalem like hall monitors. This Israeli drama mirrors their aimlessness a bit too literally, yet it captures the flavor of a nation.

Originally posted Mar 02, 2007 Published in issue #924 Mar 09, 2007 Order article reprints