Israel Tag Archive

Wake from the Deep Sleep of Mental Slavery in Marc Grey’s Sci-Fi Short ‘Dreamco’

Live Action

22nd March, 2016

Marc Grey shares his bleak outlook of the monotonous, indentured servitude world of dream harvesting in short film Dreamco (Yekitza).

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DN336: Asaf Korman Delves into the Heart of Unhealthy Symbiotic Relationships in Sibling Drama ‘Next to Her’

Live Action, Podcasts

10th March, 2016

Israeli director Asaf Korman joins us on the podcast with feature debut ‘Next to Her’, an intimate and very personal look at the themes of co-dependence

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Kobi Vogman Tames the Anxiety of Wool in Stop-Motion Short ‘A Way of Being’

Animation

3rd September, 2015

"I tried to figure out wool as a material and did some tests. It was uncontrollable!" Kobi Vogman discusses making peace with his medium in 'A Way of Being'

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Tel-Aviv Crumbles into a Place of Hope in Sariel Keslasi’s Animated Music Video ‘My Africa’

Animation, Music

19th August, 2015

Sariel Keslasi tells DN how the Tel-Aviv streets and a series of pocket notebooks were pivotal in the realisation of his animated music video 'My Africa'.

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Marc Grey Searches the Space Between Sleep & Wakefulness in 'Night Before The Morning Sun'

Live Action

14th August, 2015

Director Marc Grey takes us through the challenges of producing a film centred on the nebulous and often counter-narrative logic of dreams and memory in his

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Tal Mor Delivers the Mad Max Fashionista Fix You’ve Been Waiting for in Post-Apocalyptic Short ‘Once Upon a Time...

Art & Fashion

18th May, 2015

For those of you still craving a Mad Maxesque hit of post-apocalyptic adrenaline, Israeli Director Tal Mor puts a fashionista spin on the road warrior in

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Keren Rijensky’s ‘Wings’ Animates The Insidious Power of Abusers’ Words on Their Victims

Animation

6th August, 2014

In graduation short 'Wings', Israeli director Keren Rijensky interposes the insidious phrases commonly used by abusers to coerce their victims and in so

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Hili Noy & Shimi Asresay Hold a Mirror to Racism in Animation ‘Strange Fruit’

Animation, Live Action

22nd April, 2014

Channelling firsthand experiences of racism in their own lives, Shimi Asresay and Hili Noy decided to tackle the subject in their allegorical animated

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Spoken-Word Artist Talia Randall Inspires Collaborative Animated Angst in the ‘Common Room’

Animation

15th April, 2014

Inspired by the rhyming reminiscence of British spoken-word artist Talia Randall, 13 Israeli animators came together as the Common Room Animation Project to

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Nadav Nachmany Builds on his own Animation Ruins to Hail ‘The Swamp King’

Animation

11th March, 2014

Nadav Nachmany talks to us about transposing a classic Judaism story into 'The Swamp King', a tale about misguided idol worshipping frogs and how the film

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Emlly Noy & Tom Madar Provide an Animated Examination of Modern Loneliness in ‘Mouth Wide Open, Ears Shut Tight’

Animation

7th February, 2014

Winning over festival audiences worldwide and picking up several awards along the way, Emlly Noy and Tom Madar’s graduation film from Israel’s

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DN LFF2013: Youth – Tom Shoval

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

15th October, 2013

Tom Shoval’s debut feature Youth shows the desperate lengths two brothers from a newly poor Israeli middle class family go to in an effort to help their

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