Mr. Gaga


Ohad Naharin, artistic director of the Batsheva Dance Company, is regarded as one of the most important choreographers in the world. Meeting him at a critical turning point in his personal life, this spirited and insightful documentary will introduce you to a man of great artistic integrity and extraordinary vision.
In this documentary that was filmed over a period of eight years, director Tomer Heymann mixes intimate rehearsal footage with an extensive unseen archive and breathtaking dance sequences. The result is the story of an artistic genius that is guaranteed to make your heart skip a beat.

Director: Tomer Heymann

Producer: Barak Heymann, Diana Holtzberg


Other Digital Materials


Production Company: Heymann Brothers Films
Duration: 100 min. ,101 min.
Date of Release: October 2015
Country of Production: Israel, Germany, Sweden, Netherlands

Shooting Format: HD
Language: Hebrew, English
Subtitles: Hebrew, English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian, Polish, Chinese, Greek, Hungarian, Portuguese, Turkish, Bulgarian, Japanese, Romanian, Korean, Czech

Festivals & Awards

  • IDFA

  • San Francisco International Film Festival

  • SXSW Film Festival
    Audience Award

  • HotDocs

  • BFI London Film Festival

  • Festival dei Popoli
    Opening Film

  • Vilnius International Film Festival

  • Tempo Documentary Film Festival
    Stefan Jarl International Documentary Award

  • Sofia International Film Festival
    Best Documentary Award

    Special Jury Award and Audience Choice Award

  • Tirana International Documentary Film Festival
    Audience Award

  • Aspen Filmfest
    Audience Award for Best Documentary

  • Reykjavik International Film Festival
    Audience Award

  • Sao Paulo International Film Festival
    Public award for best documentary

  • RIDM Montreal International Documentary Film Festival

  • Montreal Israeli Film Festival
    Best Documentary Award

  • Festa di cinema del realem Italy
    Cinema Del Eeale Award

  • Full Frame

  • Addis International Film Festival

  • Dokfest Munich

  • Seattle International Film Festival

  • Transilvania International Film Festival

  • Sheffield Doc/Fest

  • Sydney Film Festival

  • Shanghai International Film Festival

  • New Horizons Film Festival

  • New Zealand International Film Festival

  • Bergen International Film Festival

  • Helsinki Film Festival

Involved Broadcasters

Channel 8, Israel


Art / Music / Culture, Jewish Topics, Portrait