A closeted baker distraught by the death of his married lover travels to his late boyfriend’s hometown of Jerusalem, where he takes a job at a bakery run by the boyfriend’s widow. As they slowly grow to know each other, each finds a refuge in each other’s company—their secretly shared grief binding them in ways neither fully understands. THE CAKEMAKER is a compelling meditation on… “The Cakemaker”
An encounter in a gay sauna between a young man and an older man becomes an unexpected lesson about love. In Hebrew with English subtitles.