22-05-2017 Jerusalem Film Workshop

Completata la selezione dei candidati per il Jerusalem Film Workshop: per il PKF è stata selezionata  Cecilia Brunelli. 

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The 4th annual Jerusalem Film Workshop will be held from June 14th until July 23rd 2017, and will welcome 20 young filmmakers from all over the world to be part of an exciting, educational six week program, which will end with their documentary films being premiered at the Jerusalem Film Festival. The Jerusalem based program is an immersive and transformative resume building experience that will give the participants an opportunity to develop and advance their cinematography, editing, screenwriting, and directing skills as well as expand their professional network, all while learning more about the country and the its culture.

For the first time the JFW is partnering with 20 film festivals from around the world, who choose young representatives to come to Jerusalem and bring their individual styles and insights. Among the festivals are the Vienna Jewish Film Festival, Warsaw Jewish Film Festival, San Francisco Jewish Film Festival, Budapest Jewish Film Festival, Austin Jewish Film Festival, Pitigliani Kolno'a Festival, and Mexico Jewish Film Festival.

There are 20 talented participants chosen this year from all over the world, including the US (San Francisco, Atlanta, Alabama, Miami, Chicago, New York), Italy, Vienna, UK, Hungary, Poland, Canada, Nepal, Mexico and South Africa. These promising filmmakers will focus on documentary filmmaking, and will produce five documentaries that will be screened at festivals worldwide.

Thanks to the Manny Margules Scholarship fund, these gifted filmmakers will be able to attend the workshop and produce a short film in Jerusalem this summer.

We are proud to announce [Name of recipient] as the 2017 winner of the [Name of Festival]

Manny Margules Scholarship for participation in the Jerusalem Film Workshop.

The Manny Margules Scholarship is awarded to a talented filmmaker who is a part of our community and allows the participant to take part in the 2017 Jerusalem Film Workshop where they will learn about filmmaking and produce a short film in Jerusalem. The films will be screened at the 2017 Jerusalem Film Festival as well as part of our next festival program.

The Margules Scholarship is offered by the Margules family, who are strong believers in the power of film to make a change in people’s lives. Thanks to their generosity, young filmmakers from around the world will have the opportunity to take part in this innovative filmmaking project.

Cecilia Brunelli has been selected together with Pitigliani Kolno'a Festival.

The program is possible thanks to the support of the New Fund for Cinema and Television, Onward Israel, Jerusalem Film Fund, Russell Berrie Foundation, Everline Films, the Jerusalem Municipality and United King Films.

The Jerusalem Film Workshop will take place from June 14th to July 23rd, 2017. For more information please contact info@thejfw.com.