Mirror Image / EN version

  • Israel
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Jewish Israeli grandparents are challenged by their grandchild to compose an agreed-upon version of the untold story of a large crystal mirror, taken from the Palestinian village of Zarnuqa during the Nakba - the expulsion of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians by the new Israeli state in the 1948 war.


  • Original Title
    Mirror Image / EN version
  • Direction
  • Cinematography
    Emmanuelle Mayer
  • Editing
    Thalia Hoffman
  • Sound
    Keren Or Bitton
  • Runtime
    11 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Israel
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • 48 mm - The International Film Festival on Nakba and Return (November 2013)
    • Palm Springs Short Film Fest (June 2014)
    • Jerusalem Film Festival (July 2014)
    • San Francisco Jewish Film Festival (July 2014)
    • Warsaw Film Festival (October 2014) – Other Israel Film Festival, NY (November 2014)
    • DOC NYC Film Festival (November 2014)
    • Other Israel Film Festival, NY (November 2014)
    • Kassel Short Fest (November 2014)
    • London Palestine Film Festival (December 2014)
    • Ann Arbor Palestinian Film Festival (March 2015)
    • Chicago Palestinian Film Festival (April 2015)
    • East End Film Festival, London (July 2015)
    • New Orleans Film festival (October 2015)
    • Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival (October 2015)
    • Flickerfest Short Film Festival, Sydney, Australia (January 2016)
    • Santa Barbara Jewish Film Festival (March 2016)
  • Awards
    • Grand Jury Prize in Short Competition: DOC NYC Film Festival
    • Van Leer Award for Best Short Documentary Film: Jerusalem Film Festival

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