Jonathan Geva, Israel, 2015, 90'
Abulele follows the life of Adam, a year after his brother was killed in a car crash. Adam feels lonely without the brother by his side until he meets Abulele. The Abulele are local legends, ancient bear-like monsters. Together Abulele and Adam battle school bullies and mean teachers. Adam keeps Abulele a secret, but things take a turn for the worse when a Special Forces unit called “Thunder” comes to town to capture Abulele, believing it to be dangerous. Adam must help his new friend to return to his family, and finally accept his brother’s passing.
Funny Israeli movie is for children from 6 years on. Movie shows us reactions of children and importance of learning about yourself and thus accepting the other human.