Footnote Synopsis
A Talmud scholar (Shlomo Bar Aba) is disdainful of his son's achievements and pursuit of fame.
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By mkace
If you really care deeply about family dynamics and moral choices and how life get in the way of all of it, this movie will bee your bible. This is one of those extremely rare works that gets around...

Footnote is worth your time!

By stev6543212
It's interesting both in content and style. Go see it!...

No closer at the end of the movie

By mailrg60
The movie is great, great story, great dialogs and authentic, My only problem is the end of the movie. I was puzzled. There is no closer, to twist, nothing to indicate a conclusion. The way this...

A tragedy with a cynical ending

By HamzLaw
Worth seeing, but barely. The critics are probably throwing 100-scores at it because they are bored from the usual Hollywood clutter. This film is unique and interesting at a couple levels, but it is...

Simply beautiful

By beautyrunsdeep
Trying to dissect the movie's storyline will provide no real value to anyone who reads this. All I can say that will do this film justice is that it is immensely enjoyable, original, immersive, and...

Thoroughly Enjoyable

By jlivnat
An accurate depiction of the academic world, the pursuit of recognition, and a wonderful description of father-son strained relationship....

Footnote needs some further editing

By gshaffer429
A pretty good movie overall but with too many loose ends. So what that Uriel loses his clothes. What was that all about? Looks like a scene that might have had some relevance in the director's...


By sjholland
Wonderful story about the meaning of family. Delightful movie!...

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Rated PG | For Thematic elements, brief nudity, language and smoking