Here We Are

Sat, Feb 27, 4 pm—Mon, March 1, 9 pm


Israeli 2020 | Drama | 1h 34m

Directed by Nir Bergmann


Aharon has devoted his life to raising his son Uri. They live together in a gentle routine, away from the real world. But Uri is autistic, and now as a young adult it might be time for him to live in a specialized home. Aharon's strong love for his autistic son leads him to go on the run resulting in a heartfelt adventure with some serious consequences. The question becomes; who is really dependent on whom?


This life-affirming film was nominated for nine Israeli Academy Awards (OPHIR)

Winner of 4 Israeli Ophir Awards!

- Best Director (Nir Bergman)

- Best Actor (Shai Avivi)

- Best Supporting Actor (Noam Imber)

- Best Screenplay (Dana Idisis)

Talk Back — 3/1, 7:30 pm • Zoom Q & A

Letting Go & Growing Up w/ Autism

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Festival Pass

All 8 Films $52

Only Film Festival Series Tickets are Available to the Public

Axelrod Performing Arts Center
100 Grant Avenue, Deal Park, NJ 07723
732-531-9106 Box Office


The Axelrod Performing Arts Center is completely wheelchair accessible and provides a variety of assistive services upon request. In addition to Large Print Programs and hearing assistive devices at all performances, scheduled sign language interpreting, audio description, and sensory seminars are available at certain performances and upon request.

Contact the box office directly at 732-531-9106, ext. 14.

This program is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts