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Year of participation 2013
Program Apricot Stone

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Producer(s) Haim Mecklberg, Estee Yacov Mecklberg
Director(s) Leon Prudovsky
Script Leon Prudovsky
Director of Photography Sergei-Israel Freedman
Production designer Sharon Eagle
Sound Michael Goorevich, Slava Franklakh
Edit Evgeny Ruman
Cast Ola Shur-Selektar, Gera Sandler
Production company(-ies) 2 Team Production 12 Rival St. Tel Aviv 6777847 Israel + 972 3 687 5111 office@2teamproductions.com
 

Synopsis

1991. The beginning of the massive emigration wave from the USSR to Israel. Twelve-year-old Misha is documenting his family's journey on a home-video camera. The traumatic immigration experience is enhanced up to absurd proportions when their old aunt, Roza, dies on the plane before reaching their ancestors' land.

 

Awards

Special Mention, Haifa IFF, Israel 2012; Youth Jury Award, Clermont-Ferrand IFF, France, 2013; Best short film, Audience Award, TV Acquisitions Rights Award, Azores IFF, Azores Islands, Portugal, 2013

 

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