“Drool-worthy confections express unspoken emotions… and a master class in exquisite restraint.” – The New York Times
“Fascinating! Provocative, unexpected and finally very moving.” – Los Angeles Times
“Convincing and quietly moving, a tale of emotional journeys and trials, and the challenge of starting anew after tragedy.” – RogerEbert.com
“A delicate and moving drama that questions love beyond sexual identity.” – The Playlist
“A tender, tactile and just-sweet-enough story of hidden love, challenged faith and unwittingly shared grief that marks an auspicious feature debut.” – Variety
A moving new drama from writer/director Ofir Raul Graizer, a talented artist making his feature film debut after several critically-acclaimed shorts, The Cakemaker has been nominated for nine Israeli Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director, and has become one of the top grossing foreign films of the year in the United States. The trailer alone may make you a little weepy. Make sure to invest in a box of tissues before you watch the full movie.