Ertz Ir / Scattegories
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Esther, Emmanuel and Michal were born in Israel to migrant parents from Nigeria. In a moment of despair, they were torn away from their Israeli existence to a life of poverty and survival in Nigeria, unable to continue their studies, living for a time on the streets. When Esther celebrated her eighteenth birthday she managed to return to Israel on her own. Israel is not the same home she remembered, but despite everything she is determined to bring her family back to Israel and reunite again. Now it’s up to her to save the family.
Director: Yakie Ayalon
Producer: Yakie Ayalon
Production Company: Ayalon Production
Duration: 55 min.
Date of Release: 5/10/20
Country of Production: Israel
Language: Hebrew, English
Festivals & Awards
Haifa Film Festival / 2020
Israeli Documentaries Competition
Solidariy Tel Aviv Human Rights Film Festival / 2020
The Feature Film Competition / Best Mention Award
Kan - Israeli Public Broadcast Corporation
Involved Institutions and Other Financiers
The New Fund for Cinema and TV
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