“Zero Motivation”: She’s in the Israeli Army now (sort of)

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Why isn’t “Zero Motivation” a TV show? I don’t intend that as a diss, although I wasn’t that taken with Israeli writer-director Tayla Lavie’s debut film. But the movie clearly yearns to be a workplace comedy dramedy like “The Office” or “Orange Is the New Black.” It’s even chopped up into three discrete 40-minute episodes — um, “stories.”

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