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Broken Branches

Year
2014
Country
Israel
Duration
25’’
Director
Ayala Sharot

An animated documentary that tells the story of Michal Rechter. Michal was only 14 when she left her home in Poland and travelled to Israel by herself on the eve of the Second World War. Her family was supposed to join her the following year, but when the war started, everything changed. Michal's memories come to life in colorful animation depicting her lonely transition from childhood to adulthood.

Production and Sales
The Hive Pro Studio, 25 Ibn Gvirol Street, Tel-Aviv 6407803, + 0544 590532, amit@thehivepro.com, www.thehivepro.com, Amit Gicelter
Awards
2014 – Nomination for Silver Dragon for Best Documentary Film at Cracow Film Festival
Director
Ayala Sharot

Ayala Sharot is an independent film director and animator with a fresh approach to documentary film making. A graduate of Central St. Martin’s College, in 2006 she produced and directed Foreigners, a short animated documentary, screened on film festivals around the world and later adapted into a short piece for MTV Bloom. Ayala is currently based in Tel Aviv, directing music promos and commercials.

Filmography

Foreigners (2006)

Cinema House, Blue Hall
Cinema House
vul. Saksahanskoho, 6
The films have Ukrainian voiceover and English subtitles
Sunday
22 March 2015
13:00
XVII INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL
20–29
March 2020
Counting Days and Years
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Counting Days and Years
Year
2014
Country
Sweden
Director
Monne Lindström
Duration
14’
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Gabriel Reports on the World Cup
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Gabriel Reports on the World Cup
Year
2014
Country
The Netherlands
Director
Els van Driel
Duration
17’
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Giovanni and the Water Ballet
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Giovanni and the Water Ballet
Year
2014
Country
The Netherlands
Director
Astrid Bussink
Duration
17’
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The Night Witch
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The Night Witch
Year
2013
Country
USA
Director
Alison Klayman
Duration
4’
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Kacey Mottet Klein, Birth of an Actor
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Kacey Mottet Klein, Birth of an Actor
Year
2015
Country
Switzerland, France
Director
Ursula Meier
Duration
14’
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Hear This!
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Hear This!
Year
2013
Country
The Netherlands
Director
Soulaima El Khaldi
Duration
16’
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