Disobedience Disobedience
Sebastian Lelio

Disobedience (2017)

Country: Ireland, UK, USA

Duration: 114 min

Director: Sebastian Lelio

Genre: drama
Director: Sebastian Lelio
Screenplay: Naomi Alderman, Sebastián Lelio, Rebecca Lenkiewicz 
Director of Cinematography: Danny Cohen
Editor: Nathan Nugent
Composer: Matthew Herbert
Cast: Rachel McAdams, Rachel Weisz, Alessandro Nivola, Anton Lesser, Nicholas Woodeson

Category: Main Competition, Narrative Feature

Age limitations: 16+


Ronit Krushka returns to her Orthodox Jewish community in North London for the funeral of her rabbi father. Upon her arrival, she manages to stir up controversy when she reunites with her childhood friends Esti and, her father’s spiritual successor, Dovid.

Rewards and nominations

  • Toronto International Film Festival 2017 - World Premiere
  • Göteborg Film Festival 2018 - Official Selection