The Cakemaker

Genre:  Drama, Romance

Current rating: Rating: 5.00
based on 8 votes and 3 reviews
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Synopsis

Thomas, a young German baker, is having an affair with Oren, an Israeli married man who has frequent business visits in Berlin. When Oren dies in a car crash in Israel, Thomas travels to Jerusalem seeking for answers regarding his death.

Under a fabricated identity, Thomas infiltrates into the life of Anat, his lover's newly widowed wife, who owns a small Café in downtown Jerusalem.

Thomas starts to work for her and create German cakes and cookies that bring life into her Café. Thomas finds himself involved in Anat's life in a way far beyond his anticipation, and to protect the truth he will stretch his lie to a point of no return.

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  • 5 stars "Brilliant, subtle, mesmerizing."
  • 5 stars "My husband and I went with very little knowledge of this film. We both loved it and I consider it one of the finest films I've ever seen. The writing, directing and acting are superb. The story is compelling and unusual and so well crafted. Not a film for people who want something fast and slick. This is a thinking person's film who enjoy a story unfolding into areas that you don't expect. Is it slow, yes, but I found it compelling and didn't want it to end."
  • 5 stars "Excellent movie and acting very rea!iistic. Very emotional too. I give it 5 Stars. Very interesting plot"
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