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Films From Israel / Cannes 2017

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"Scaffolding" directed by Matan Yair, one of the nine feature filns selected for Cannes ACID section dedicated to independent cinema with the aim of facilitating the release and distribution of films of unknown or first time directors.

Produced by Gal Greenspan of Green Productions and supported by the Israel Film Fund and Polish Film Institute.

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Yet another attempt to influence the freedom of Israeli Filmmaking

As reported by Ha'aretz   "A committee set up by Israel's culture minister is requesting the names of screenwriters, directors and producers, as well as the names of officials who approved or turned down each script and why."

Full article: "Israel Increases Oversight of Film Industry, Prompting Cries of McCarthyism, Blacklisting" / by Or Kashti and Itai Stern, Ha'aretz Newspaper , Mar 28,2017

read more: http://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/.premium-1.780043 

 

 

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Films From Israel / Cannes 2017

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"Scaffolding" directed by Matan Yair, one of the nine feature filns selected for Cannes ACID section dedicated to independent cinema with the aim of facilitating the release and distribution of films of unknown or first time directors.

Produced by Gal Greenspan of Green Productions and supported by the Israel Film Fund and Polish Film Institute.

***

Yet another attempt to influence the freedom of Israeli Filmmaking

As reported by Ha'aretz   "A committee set up by Israel's culture minister is requesting the names of screenwriters, directors and producers, as well as the names of officials who approved or turned down each script and why."

Full article: "Israel Increases Oversight of Film Industry, Prompting Cries of McCarthyism, Blacklisting" / by Or Kashti and Itai Stern, Ha'aretz Newspaper , Mar 28,2017

read more: http://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/.premium-1.780043 

 

 

"Scaffolding" Matan Yairs' debut film, premier at the Cannes 2017, ACID

17-year-old Asher is split between his charismatic teacher and his brash father, who wants him to take over his scaffolding business.