Fill the Void Movie

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Tells the story of an Orthodox Hassidic family from Tel Aviv.

Who's Involved:

Rama Burshtein, Yiftach Klein, Chayim Sharir, Irit Sheleg

Release Date:

Friday, May 24, 2013 (Limited)

Rating: PG

Runtime: 1 hr, 30 m

Plot: What's the story about?

Eighteen-year-old Shira is the youngest daughter of the family. She is about to be married off to a promising young man of the same age and background. It is a dream-come-true, and Shira feels prepared and excited.

On Purim, her twenty-eight-year-old sister, Esther, dies while giving birth to her first child. The pain and grief that overwhelm the family postpone Shira's promised match.

Everything changes when an offer is proposed to match Yochay – the late Esther's husband – to a widow from Belgium. Yochay feels it's too early, although he realizes that sooner or later he must seriously consider getting married again.

When the girls' mother finds out that Yochay may leave the country with her only grandchild, she proposes a match between Shira and the widower. Shira will have to choose between her heart’s wish and her family duty.

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A look at the Fill the Void behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Rama Burshtein last directed The Wedding Plan. The film's writer Rama Burshtein last wrote The Wedding Plan.

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Filming Timeline

On or about January 29, 2013, the film was in Completed status.

MPAA rating announced; assumed completed.

Fill the Void Release Date: When was it released?

Fill the Void was released in 2013 on Friday, May 24, 2013 (Limited release). There were 7 other movies released on the same date, including Fast & Furious 6, Epic and Before Midnight.

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

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