Documentary Pitch

Sunday, June 4, 15:00 Cinematheque 5
NIS 15,000 Award. Free entrance.
Courtesy of the Rabinovich Foundation.

Jury:

Photo: Ilan Besor

Claudia Levin
Claudia Levin is an award-winning creative producer with over 20 years’ experience in the industry. Her own life, which has taken her from Argentina to Israel to New York and back again, has been instrumental in dictating her choice of production projects.Levin founded Claudius Films- an independent production company committed to raising original and unheard voices through film, television, theater and new media. Formed in 2005, Claudius Films has consistently taken on dark, controversial issues and used them to create vital, engaging films such as “Paper dolls” , “Gvaot goral” and “Four years of night”

Monika Treut
Monika Treut is a groundbreaking filmmaker that contributed to the representation of LGBTQ sexuality over the years. Treut is not just a remarkable director with a special voice but also a producer and writer that since the 80’s. She had tromadance impact on the feminist lesbian cinema, and on the Indi-German cinema. Her accomplishments makes her one of the important leading voices of the modern queer cinema. Since her first film In 1985 :Seduction: The Cruel Woman” she released over 12 films in the Berlin Festival. In 1999 her documentary “Gendernauts” won Best Documentary Film at the Teddy Festival and is considered the most important documentary about transgenders.

Edit Pinkas
Edit Pinkas is the content deputy director at channel 8 (HOT network), the leading documentary channel in Israel. Pinkas is in charge of all self production at the channel, and the purchase of new content alongside the strategic planning of the broadcast programing. Pinkas represent the channel in festivals around the world while staying connected to the local industry and content distributors.