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PINCHAS - still #1


East Coast Premiere

Director: Pini Tavger

Israel, 2008, 30 min

Shooting Format:DVCam

Festival Year:2009

Category:Narrative Short

WINNER: Audience Award

Cast:Evgenya Dodina, Anthony Berman, Yonatan Rozen, Michael Coresh

Crew:Executive Producer: Tel Aviv University - Producer: Rafi Barbiro - Screenwriter: Pini Tavger - Editor: Shai Rodogovsky - Cinematographer: Shahar Gonen - Sound Editing: Sharon Shama - Sound recording: Oni Elbar - Art Director: Larissa Bliman & Hen Maimon

Sales:Hedva Goldschmidt, distributor - Go2films, 37/8 Issar Natanzon, Jerusalem 97787, ISRAEL - T: +972-2-5831371 - F: +972-2-5835450


Pinhas & his mother are new immigrants from Russia His mother barely makes a living working night shifts, she devotes her spare time to the affair she has with a married man. On the third floor lives a religious family, Pinhas is drawn to the warmth and unity that characterize this family there he meets a girl his age, and her older brother, who slowly introduces him to religion.


About the director

Pini Tavger (Jerusalem, 1978) is a professional actor, a filmmaker and a Film and TV Department graduate of Tel Aviv University.


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