Cult middle east comedy Lemon Popsicle hits DVD in July
Lemon Popsicle on DVD
This Golden Globe nominated cult hit is the Middle East's answer to American Pie, spawning many successful sequels to this Boaz Davidson directed comedy. Telling the story of three young men searching for their first sexual experiences LEMON POPSICLE is a touching and hilarious coming of age tale set to a sensational soundtrack including songs by Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, Bill Haley and the Comets and The Chordettes.
Set in the 1950's, 3 young men only have one thing on their minds. The boys, searching for their first sexual experiences, encounter middleaged nymphomaniacs and prostitutes. Then things become more serious. Bentzi, shy and introspective, falls in love with a cute girl named Nili, however Nili is in love with Momo. When Momo gets Nili pregnant and then dumps her, Bentzi agrees to stay at home during summer vacation to arrange an abortion. Featuring an outstanding soundtrack and superb characterization, this touching drama come sex-comedy shows what it was really like growing up a teenager in the late 50's and early 60's.
Starring: Yftach Katzur, Anat Atzmon and Jonathan Sagall
Directed by: Boaz Davidson
Available on DVD July 5th 2010
Release Date: 5th July 2010
Cat No: FCD393
Running Time: 93 mins