© 2019 by Elinor Nechemya. 

Wandering through mysterious paths of a sleepy seaside resort, Zohar seeks clues in hope to discover reasons for her father's absence from a family vacation. The serenity is about to be violated.

27 min, 2013 Israel

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OFF SEASON was filmed in 2012 in Israeli southern shoreline city Ashkelon. It was my diploma film for 'Minshar for Art', and was produced with the support of four Israeli film funds. The film premiered in 2013 in Haifa International Film Festival and International Women Film Festival Rehovot. Its International premiere was in 2014 and since then the film had been to 22 film festivals around the globe and won several awards.

Off Season Trailer:

CAST

 

Mika Altman | Kareen Ophir | Yuval Kruchenezki | Itzik Arviv | Tamir Lyfshiz | Shoshi Sulimanov

 

 

CREATIVE TEAM

 

 

Director & Screenwriter Elinor Nechemya | Producer Rivka Wiesenfeld | Cinematographer Daniel MilleEditor Guy Nemesh | Sound Design & mix Nati TaubMusic Ofer Bymel | Art Director Jeremy Jaffe | Costume Designer Chen Rave | Casting and Production Coordinator Tamar Rudoy | Script Supervisor Yotam Ben-David | Assistant Director Omer Lotan

 

CREDITS

 

Make-Up Lian Oritzky | Sound Mixer Pavel Naftalovitch | Gaffer Yoni Robins | Grip Roi Calvo Steadicam Operator Amir Rishpon | Assistant Camera Yaniv Glazer | Boom Operator Nadav Huppert Second Gaffer Tamir Lampert | Camera Second Assistant Avia Hermoni - Shaked Goren - Ofer Pedut Lighting Crew Tanya Hoffman - Yinon Shomron - Ehoud Eitan | Production Assistants Asaf Keidan - Alex Albinsky - Alon Itzkin | Location Manager Itzik Arviv | Still Photographer Shiraz Grinbaum Online Ido Karilla, Opus Productions | After Effects Andre Friedman | Song by - Antilles- "You and Me" | Graphic Design Gilad Fried | Subtitling Cinematyp

 

FESTIVALS

 

Slamdance Film Festival | Kustendorf International Film and Music Festival | Sehsüchte Film Festival – Award for Best Cinematography | Amsterdam International Film Festival - Award for Best Student Film | Blow-up, Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival | Prvi Kadar International Film Festival | Ozark Shorts, Los Angeles | K3 International Film Festival Villach | International Short Film Festival Psarokokalo | In The Palace International Short Film Festival | Mykonos Biennale | Third Eye Asian film Festival | Eastern and Central Europe Film Festival Al Este de Lima | Brooklyn Underground Film Festival | Beeston Film Festival | Silk Road Film Festival | International Film Festival Etiuda&Anima | Indie Fest USA International Film Fest | Festival del cortometraggio 'O Curt | Pune Short Film Festival | Kunstmuseum Bochum | Haifa International Film Festival | International Women Film Festival Rehovot

 

 

AWARDS

 

Award for Best Cinematography - Sehsüchte Film Festival  

Award for Best Student Film - Amsterdam International Film Festival