Yoram Drucker, a 42 years old Modern Orthodox Jew from Jerusalem, has a Dream. To take His family, includingtheir eight-years-pld daughter Chen, to the peak of Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa (5895 M/ 19,640 feet).
Thousands of people try to do it .4 people die, each year, on the Kilimanjaro.
Yoram is sure this type of a family experience is what builds the long term foundation of ones personality, of family-hood.
Family on the Edge follows the Drucker Family on their Journey-
starting from the careful preparations, through the Physical and Mental challenges they face, until the dramatic ending.
Family on the Edge touches issues of family-hood, Man & Nature.
A glance into the life of a unique family that makes you think of your own one. A film about the priorities in life, and about dreams.
Special Jury Mention, Jewish Eye Film Festival 2009
Signis Award for Best documentary, Religion Today Film Festival, Italy 2009
Religion Today Film Festival, Italy 2009
Jewish Eye Film Festival 2009
Cinemateque Jerusalem, November 2009
Cinemateque Tel Aviv, November 2009
Cinemateque Sderot, November 2009
Washington Jewish Film Festival - Director`s presentation