Peoria Film Fest
Closing Night Film
Directed by: Shawn Snyder
Cast: Géza Röhrig and Matthew Broderick
Run Time: 90 min
Screening Time: Sunday, October 21st, 6:00pm
Synopsis: Shmuel, a Hasidic cantor, distraught by his wife’s untimely death, struggles to find religious solace while secretly obsessing over how her body will decay. As a clandestine partnership develops with Albert, a community college biology professor, the two embark on an increasingly literal undertaking into the underworld.
This dark comedy was the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival Audience Award Winner.