A Waste Of Space
Osher, Michelle, and Eitan were taken out of their homes as children and transferred to foster families. Their biological families are dysfunctional and absent. The foster families are supportive and stable, but this guardianship ends at age 18. The film follows the three over the last year of foster care and the first year of independence. The threat of the loss of familial support affects all aspects of their lives. Past trauma and dislocation erupt from time to time affecting the relationship of the three friends.
Duration: 59 min.
Date of Release: 9,2020
Country of Production: Israel
Festivals & Awards
Docaviv, Israel, 2020
Nomination, Beyond the Screen Award
Channel 8, Israel
Involved Institutions and Other Financiers
Makor Foundation for Israeli Films, The New Fund for Cinema and TV, The Israeli Lottery Council for Culture and Arts
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