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Rina Castelnuovo

is an award-winning Israeli photographer, and contract photographer for The New York Times Jerusalem for 23 years. Rina studied arts at the Academia de Belle Arti in Rome. Over 3 decades has been photographing war, peace, and crisis in Israel and the Palestinian Authority, including the 1st & 2nd "Intifadas", Lebanon and Gaza wars and assassination of Prime Minister Rabin among others. Her work has been featured in many publications and worldwide exhibitions.

FILMOGRAPHY

Muhi – Generally, Temporary, 2017.

Tamir Elterman

is an American documentarian and video journalist. He is a video contributor to The New York Times Jerusalem covering conflict, religion, & culture. In 2014, he directed a documentary about East African asylum seekers for Al Jazeera America. In 2012, he directed a documentary about monopolies and wealth distribution for Univision. He is a graduate of Columbia Graduate School of Journalism with a Masters of Science in broadcast journalism.

FILMOGRAPHY

Muhi – Generally, Temporary, 2017.

Muhi – Generally, Temporary (12+)

Israel – Germany, 2017, colour, 87 min.
Directors: Rina Castelnuovo , Tamir Elterman
For the past seven years Muhi, a boy from Gaza has been living in an Israeli hospital, unable to return home. A touching and truthful film of Israeli filmmakers tells about the life of the child in paradoxical circumstances that transcend identity, religion and the conflict that divides his world.

AWARDS

Guangzhou Documentary Film Festival (China, 2017) – Golden Kapok Award for Best Documentary Director, Golden Kapok Award for Best Documentary Feature; Internacional Festival Signos de la Noite (Portugal, 2017) – Night Award for Documentary; DOK Leipzig (Germany, 2017) – GOLDEN DOVE AWARD for Best Long Documentary; Docaviv IFF 2017 – Mayor of Tel Aviv-Jaffa Award for Best Debut Film.