I'm a Mitzvah

I'm a Mitzvah

Category: Competition, Short.

Age limitations : 18+

Ben Berman

I'm a Mitzvah(2014)

Country: USA

Duration: 19 min.

Director: Ben Berman

Genre: Short, Comedy  

Screenplay: Ben Berman, Josh Cohen

Cast: Schwartz, Lainie Kazan, Erick Chavarria, Alejandro Patino, Alicia Bevavides, and Josh Cohen.

Producers: by Jon Roig, Jon Mugar, Dave Kneebone, Ben Berman, Josh Cohen

Music: Stephin Merritt

Director of photography: Sing Howe Yam

Category: Competition, Short

Age limitations : 18+


A short film about a young American man who spends one last night with his deceased friend while stranded in rural Mexico.

Rewards and nominations

  • Sundance Film Festival 2014 - Nominated: Short Film Grand Jury Prize