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Israeli filmmaker’s ‘Wedding Plan’ goes beyond screwball comedy

Noa Koler in ‘The Wedding Plan’ (Photo courtesy Roadside Attractions)

The grin-inducing trailer for “The Wedding Plan” nonetheless suggests one unhappy outcome: Did Israeli filmmaker Rama Burshtein sell out? The Orthodox writer-director’s acclaimed debut, “Fill the Void,” was an uncompromising story of a young Orthodox woman grappling with her parents’ and community’s expectations regarding her prospective husband. In contrast,… Read more »