22/09/2014 Awards

Gett is Israel's entry to the Oscars

after winning Best Picture at the Ophir Awards

Gett, the Trial of Vivian Amsalem by Ronit & Shlomi Elkabetz won the Best Picture Award at the Ophir Awards, the prizes of the Israel Academy for Film and Television, which were presented in a ceremony in Ashdod on Sunday night. Because of its win in the Best Picture Category, Gett will become Israel’s official selection to be considered for a Best Foreign Language Film Oscar. Gett also won a Best Supporting Actor Award for Sasson Gabai. The film is distributed in the U.S. by Music Box.