Event details

This collection of shorts is an impressive showcase of Israel’s filmmaking talent, both new and established.

Introduced by Gal Rosenbluth, director of Shmita.

Attending this event

Gal Rosenbluth

Born in 1989 and raised in Tel Aviv. Alumni of the Sam Spiegel Film School in Jerusalem. Directed 3 short films, Shmita is her second one.

Films screening at this event

Journey Birds

Director
Daphna Awadish
Country
Israel, Italy
Year
2015
Duration
9 min

An Israeli animated short exploring the experience of migration and the notions of home and identity.

The Curator

Director
Shahar Marcus
Country
Israel
Year
2011
Duration
4 min

Everything you ever wanted to know about curating an art show, but were too afraid to ask.

Tashlikh (Castoff)

Director
Yael Bartana
Country
UK
Year
2017
Duration
12 min

A new video art from celebrated Israeli artist Yael Bartana (And Europe Will Be Stunned). A series of castoffs – personal belongings marking national and religious identities and affiliations – alludes to a tragic chain of events.

Inside Shells

Director
Tomer Shushan
Country
Israel
Year
2015
Duration
25 min

A young aspiring basketball player struggles to cope with the impact his parents’ financial troubles have on their relationship, and his future.

Shmita

Director
Gal Rosenbluth
Country
Israel
Year
2016
Duration
12 min

New soldier Ruthie gradually realises that the way to conquer her commander’s heart is by stopping being such a disciplined and conscientious cadet.