SynopsisMarzipan Flowers tells the story of Hadas, a 48-year-old woman living in a southern Israeli kibbutz.

After her husband is killed in a motorcycle accident, Hadas is scrutinized by her friends and neighbors in the Kibbutz, who feel threatened by her new “martial status” as a beautiful widow. Lost and vulnerable, she decides to move to the big city.

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There, Hadas finds unexpected help and support from her new roommate, Petel, a transgender woman with a mysterious and colorful past.

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The two form an unusual friendship and soon discover they have much more in common than they imagined.

Marzipan Flowers (Israel)
Adam Kalderon

Marzipan Flowers (Israel) will be screened at No Gloss Film Festival 2015.