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Image: Jude, Dir. Helen Benigson

Films screening at this event

Listening In

original title
המאזין
Director
Omer Sterenberg
Country
Israel
Year
2020
Duration
11 min

Serving at an IDF intelligence unit, a young Israeli soldier spends his days listening to private phone conversations of Palestinian suspects. An unexpected series of phone calls between two Palestinian gay lovers leads him on a journey of self-discovery.

Warning: Film includes explicit sexual references.

Jude (dir. Helen Benigson)

Director
Helen Benigson
Country
UK
Year
2020
Duration
25 min

Born in Leeds into an Orthodox family and coerced into marriage at a young age, Jude has bravely transformed in recent years from a Jewish Rebbetzin to a single, non-binary person. Here they speak candidly about their religious, gender and sexual identities.

Tamou

Director
Tzor Edery
Country
Israel
Year
2019
Duration
10 min

Scrutinised by her neighbours’ prying eyes, a Jewish Moroccan housewife comes to terms with her real identity as a trans man. This beautifully animated film, created by two Israeli students at Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, is featured in this year’s Cinefondation selection at the Cannes Film Festival.

Butterflies in Berlin: Diary of a Soul Split in Two

Director
Monica Manganelli
Country
Germany, Italy
Year
2019
Duration
30 min

A transgender person’s journey of self-discovery in early 1930s Berlin just as the Nazis rise to power is magnificently told in this animated short.

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