Disobedience (2017)

Genres - Drama, Romance  |   Sub-Genres - Gay & Lesbian Films, Message Movie, Romantic Drama  |   Release Date - Apr 27, 2018 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 114 min.  |   Countries - Ireland, UK, USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Ronit (Rachel Weisz), a formerly exiled woman, returns to her orthodox Jewish family after the death of her father. Her family is shocked by her visit, but her sister-in-law Esti (Rachel McAdams) is inspired by Ronit to break free from the rigid rules and guidelines of their faith. Alessandro Nivola also stars. Based on the book by Naomi Alderman. Directed by Sebastián Lelio.

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childhood-friend, forbidden-love, homecoming, Jewish, lesbianism, star-crossed-lovers

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