Tal Barda

was born to an American mother and French father and lives in Tel Aviv, Israel. She is a graduate of the Tel Aviv University - Film and Television Department, production and directing track and a graduate of Le Mirail University (France)- Art History & Communications.


A heartbeat Away, 2015; The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev, 2016.

Noam Pinchas

got his undergraduate degree from Northeastern University’s College of Communication in Boston MA.


Hummus Curry, 2008; I saw Giraffes in India, 2009; The Optimist and the Buddhist, 2012; To be like Avi, 2012; The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev, 2016.

The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev (12+)

Israel, France, 2016, colour, 74 min.
Directors: Tal Barda , Noam Pinchas
A modern-day Shakespearean tale about a famous Tajik musical family, controlled by the charismatic, funny yet overbearing patriarch, Papa Alaev, who at the age of 80 is starting to lose his grip on the "family business," sending them on a rigid and unsure transition from Monarchy to Democracy.