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Only In Cinemas August 23



A cantor (Jason Schwartzman) in a crisis of faith finds his world turned upside down when his grade school music teacher (Carol Kane) re-enters his life as his new adult Bat Mitzvah student.

NATHAN SILVER (Director and Co-Writer)

Nathan Silver is a writer, producer and director. His work has played festivals and venues around the world, including NYFF, Venice, Tribeca, Mar del Plata, AFI, Locarno, Rotterdam, Viennale, MoMa, Film at Lincoln Center, Museum of the Moving Image, La Cinémathèque Française, and Cineteca Nacional, Mexico. The New Yorker recently called Silver “a modernistic master of melodrama,” and said that “[he] proves himself to be one of the most original American independent filmmakers working today.” His latest feature BETWEEN THE TEMPLES starring Jason Schwartzman and Carol Kane premiered at Sundance followed by Berlin, and will be released by Sony Pictures Classics later this year


Jason Schwartzman
Carol Kane
Dolly de Leon
Caroline Aaron
Robert Smigel
Madeline Weinstein
Matthew Shear


Casting By

Kate Antognini

Costume Design by

Holly McClintock

Production Design by

Madeline Sadowski

Edited by

John Magary

Director of Photography

Sean Price Williams

Produced by

Tim Headington Theresa Steele Page Nate Kamiya Adam Kersh Taylor Hess

Written by

Nathan Silver C. Mason Wells

Directed by

Nathan Silver