High MaintenanceWATCH SCREENER
Dani Karavan has created nearly 100 environmental installations all across the world and has won some of the most prestigious international art awards. Yet Karavan is far from satisfied. His monumental structures are rapidly deteriorating. His advanced age is starting to catch up with him. The political climate in his country is driving him mad, as does the director of the documentary being made about him. In addition, Karavan becomes embroiled in a serious political and artistic conflict over his latest commission. "Dani Karavan" is a cinematic reflection of its namesake: It is a straightforward, yet intricate film, emotional without being melodramatic, and as painful as it is humorous and passionate.
Director: Barak Heymann
Producer: Barak Heymann
Production Company: Heymann Brothers Films
Duration: 66 min.
Date of Release: 2021
Country of Production: Israel / Poland
Language: Hebrew, Arabic, English, French, Italian
Festivals & Awards
Jerusalem International Film Festival 2020
Hot Docs 2021
Krakow FF 2021
Kan - Israeli Public Broadcast Corporation, ARTE, SVT, ZDF, Avrotros, Knowledge Network Corporation, Polish Film Institute
Involved Institutions and Other Financiers
Rabinovich Foundation for the Arts, The Israeli Lottery Council for Culture and Arts
Suggested Completed Films
26 women who directed feature films in Israel are sharing their own personal experience of sitting in the Director’s ...
In The Director’s Chair Sits A Woman
21 days of detention and interrogation of a Bedouin woman accused of murdering her own son.
The body of a two-...
21 Days Inside