In The Director’s Chair Sits A Woman
26 women who directed feature films in Israel are sharing their own personal experience of sitting in the Director’s Chair. From Ellida Geyra – Israel’s first female fiction filmmaker, to present-day female directors – they echo each other, clash and come apart, only to reconnect again. Their stories create a diverse and cinematic patch work quilt of female directors, providing us with a multifaceted reflection of any woman who wishes for her story to be heard.
Producer: Haggai Arad , Elad Peleg
Production Company: Daroma Productions
Duration: 59 min.
Date of Release: 10/9/2020
Country of Production: Israel
Festivals & Awards
Cinema South Festival/2020
Haifa Int'l Film Festival/2020
Involved Institutions and Other Financiers
Rabinovich Foundation for the Arts, Gesher Multicultural Film Fund, Cinema South Festival
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