TIFF review: ‘The Kind Words’ ★★

During the Q & A session which followed the international première of Shemi Zarhin’s The Kind Words (2015) on the opening night of this year’s Toronto Film Festival, the Israeli director was asked how he struck a balance between the tragic and comedic elements of a story that teeters precariously between each end of the emotional spectrum. His sadly ironic response – given that the film has been nearly a decade in the making – was that he had no precise plans…

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