Meir Eshel left Israel to France, where he re-invented himself as Absalon, an artist destined for international stardom - until his death from AIDS at 28. When Dani, his younger brother and estate manager, sells Absalon's last work - he discovers his brother’s amazing story.

Director: David Ofek

Producer: David Noy



Production Company: Cinemax Prod. Ltd.
Duration: 52 min.
Date of Release: 11/2021
Country of Production: Israel

Shooting Format: 4K
Language: Hebrew, French
Subtitles: English
Production Budget: 148,000 €
Money Still Required: 48,000 €

Involved Broadcasters

yes Docu – DBS Satellite Service

Involved Institutions and Other Financiers

The Israeli Lottery Council for Culture and Arts

World Sales



Art / Music / Culture, Family Story