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Paper Dolls

  • Release Date: Feb 10, 2006
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 20 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Tomer Heymann


The plight of Philippine transsexuals working menial but essential jobs in modern-day Israel is explored in this documentary centered on the outsiders who finally found a place of their own outside the judgmental confines of their native land. Its borders closed at the onset of the second Intifada, Israel was forced to find workers who were willing and capable of performing the undesirable jobs previously tended to by foreign workers from Palestine. With tasks such as caring for the elderly and...more

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