Unsettling

DOCAVIV

Grierson award-winning director Iris Zaki enters the heart of Tekoa, an Israeli settlement in the West-Bank, and sits down to talk to the locals. Though fearful at first of the left-wing invader, settlers from various backgrounds gradually open up to her. Their honest, surprising and sometimes funny conversations offer a fresh take on Israeli reality from both sides of the Green Line.

Director: Iris Zaki

Producer: Iris Zaki , Osnat Saraga

Trailer

Details

Production Company: Nutz Production
Co Producer: Other Israel, Gesher Multicultural Film Fund, Pulitzer Center
Duration: 70 min. ,52 min.
Date of Release: 2016
Country of Production: Israel, UK

Shooting Format: HD
Language: Hebrew
Subtitles: English

Festivals & Awards

  • The Barbican, UK, 2019

  • Dokfest Munich, Germany, 2019

  • DOC, Ecuador, 2019

  • E Tartu World Film Festival, Estonia, 2019

  • One World International Film Festival, Romania, 2019
    NOMINATED Best Feature Documentary

  • Santa Barbara International Film Festival, USA, 2019

  • Ethnofest, Greece, 2019

  • CPH DOX, Denmark, 2018

  • DocAviv International Film Festival, Israel, 2018

  • BFI London Film Festival, UK, 2018

  • New Horizons Film Festival, Poland, 2018

  • Cinedoc Tbilisi, Georgia, 2018

  • Astra Film Festival, Romania, 2018

  • SIMA - Social Impact Media Awards 2019
    WINNER Special Mention for Best Feature Documentary

  • Other Israel Film Festival, 2018
    WINNER Bob Simon Award for Best Film

Involved Broadcasters

Israeli Broadcasting Corporation

World Sales

Go2Films.com

Categories

Current Affairs, History, Jewish Topics, Politics, Women Stories