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Bacon & God's Wrath

Sol Friedman
Screening time  
02.03. / Thursday, 20:00 - 22:00 Theatre 1  
04.03. / Saturday, 15:00 - 17:00 Theatre 2  
A 90 year old Jewish woman reflects on her life’s experiences as she prepares to try bacon for the first time.

Bacon & God's Wrathis a short documentary from Sol Friedman that chronicles a pivotal moment in the life of Razie Brownstone, a 90-year-old Jewish woman who tries bacon for the very first time.


Sol Friedman

Sol Friedman is an award-winning, animator and filmmaker based in Toronto, Canada. His short films blend a variety of live-action and animation techniques, and have played at the Toronto International Film Festival, Sundance, SXSW, Annecy and over sixty other international film festivals worldwide. In recent years, Sol has been honoured with a Sundance Jury Award, a Canadian Screen Award, a retrospective screening of his works, and has been an invited participant in the Kyoto Filmmakers Lab, the TIFF Talent Lab and the TIFF Pitch This competition.

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Bacon & God's Wrath

2016, 9'

Directed by:
Sol Friedman

Screenplay by:
Sol Friedman

Sol Friedman

Edited by:
Sol Friedman


Sarah Clifford-Rashotte

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Festivals & Awards:

Sundance Film Festival 2016 – Jury Award Short Non-Fiction; Toronto International Film Festival 2016 – Honorable Mention Best Canadian Short Film; Canadian Screen Award 2016 – Best Short Documentary; Cinema Eye Honors – nomination; South by Southwest 2016; Cinequest Film Festival 2016; Hamptons International Film Festival 2016; DOCUMENTAMADRID 2017; Greenwich International Film Festival 2016; Palm Springs International Film Festival 2016; Atlanta Jewish Film Festival 2016; Santa Barbara International Film Festival 2016