Open Eye - Open I:
Director: Ohad Ufaz, Shirley Barenholz
Producers: Itay Ken-Tor
Documentary | 59 min | Israel 2007
Shirley, a Dutch-Israeli photojournalist, was always protected behind her camera while exploring other people`s emotions. Yet her own father, a Holocaust survivor, never shared his own story with her.
She embarks on an artistic journey with four Israeli female artists; one of them is Kineret, woh survived a suicide-attack.
On the opening night of a joint exhibition in Berlin, Shirley`s father meets Kinneret and opens up.
Shirley photographs and cries.
Script: Shirley Barenholz
Film editor: Hadas Lazra
Cinematography: Ohad Ufaz,
Editor: Hadas Lazra
Original Score: Sharon Moldavi
Produced for: Joodse Omroep,
Holland - Annet Betsalel ZDF Vision,
Germany - Dr. Simone Emmelius
Co-produced with: Annet Betsalel,
Awards & Festivals:
Toronto Jewish Film Festival, 2007