Lior Ashkenazi (shown above, left), as a physician friend of Yossi, super macho, who treats the hospital's beverage machine like your typical Palestinian -- "All they understand is force!" -- while he whomps said machine into giving up a can of soda.
Oz Zehavi, shown below, right), will take a liking to Yossi, turning the remainder of the film into a charming, low-key "will she or won't she?" scenario, with the she now a he.
Strand Releasing and running 84 minutes, opens this Friday, January 25, in New York City at the Angelika Film Center and the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center and in the Los Angeles area on February 8 at Laemmle's Town Center 5 and Playhouse 7.