‘Cigarette,’ A Short Film

Author: A Wider Bridge
Published: May 1, 2014

‘Cigarette,’ a short film by Israeli screenwriter and director Yair Peri opened this week for the public to watch for free on YouTube after more than a year since it was screened in various LGBT Film Festivals around the world.

Niv Petel and Gur Arie Piepskovitz play two waiters working in nearby restaurants who meet during a cigarette break and discover that they were best friends in their childhood. When one reveals an old secret, the conversation changes course. in a blink of an eye, the two observe each other, themselves, the past and a possible future.