People That Are Not Me

Amour & Sexualité
| 78 min
| Dutch English French German Spanish

Joy is a young woman living in Tel Aviv. She has a love-hate relationship with its casual sex scene and while she can't let go of her ex, can't fall in love with the new guy. This is a story about young people in Tel Aviv who yearn for intimacy and are also terrified by it. Centered around Joy, who desperately tries to get her ex back and will not let him go. That is, until she runs into Nir, a chatty intellectual type, who says and does whatever he wants. Nir inspires Joy. In her attempts to be free like him, she will be cruel to others and develop an obsessive hunger for touch. The movie deals with urban loneliness within the Y generation.