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The War of Raya Sinitsina (18+)

Russia - Israel, 2020, colour, 89 min.
Director: Efim Graboy
A young filmmaker meets and follows Raya, a 94-year-old Soviet war heroine who fought in the Siege of Leningrad. During the filming, the heroes are immersed in a spiritual process that awakens a young woman in her. A film about war and losses becomes a story of love and friendship.

AWARDS

DocAviv (Israel, 2020) – Best Director and Best Cinematography; Israel Documentary Film Association – Best Debut Feature and Cinematography.

Efim Graboy

Efim Graboy

is a filmmaker, a graduate of Steve Tisch School of Film and Television. He has directed award-winning short fiction and non-fiction films. Efim was nominated for the prestigious Vimeo Awards (2019, Best Video) and IDA Awards (2019, Best Short Documentary).

FILMOGRAPHY

The War of Raya Sinitsina, 2020.
Russia - Israel, 2020, colour, 89 min.
Director: Efim Graboy
A young filmmaker meets and follows Raya, a 94-year-old Soviet war heroine who fought in the Siege of Leningrad. During the filming, the heroes are immersed in a spiritual process that awakens a young woman in her. A film about war and losses becomes a story of love and friendship.

AWARDS

DocAviv (Israel, 2020) – Best Director and Best Cinematography; Israel Documentary Film Association – Best Debut Feature and Cinematography.