Give it Back!

  • Israel
  • Short
  • 2019
  • 14 min.
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Give it Back!

  • Israel
  • Short
  • 2019
  • 14 min.

Synopsis

Olivia is a 12 year old immigrant from New York. She is trying to find her place in the new world she just landed in, Israeli society. Instantly she connects with Alem, an Ethiopian boy who sits next to her in class. It doesn't take long for her to realize that their friendship is social suicide. This is a story about alienation, friendship and home.

Credits

Director(s)

Ruchama Ehrenhalt

Producer(s)

Shira Billig

Script

Ruchama Ehrenhalt

Cinematography

Tal Ninyo

Editor

Gefen Ariel

Cast

Ora Knapel, Tadese Aklo, Michaella Ben-Hamo

Original Language

Hebrew

Subtitles

English

Sound Designer

Mitch Clyman

  • Winner

    Best Fiction Film
    Living Skies Student Film Festival
    2020
  • Winner

    Best Performance by Ora Knapel
    Living Skies Student Film Festival
    2020
  • Winner

    Best Youth Cinema Film
    Montreal Indie Short Film Award
    2020

Festival Highlights

Montreal Indie Short Film Award, Canada , 2020

Realtime International Film Festival, Nigeria , 2020

Living Skies Student Film Festival, Canada , 2020

Central Michigan International Film Festival, USA , 2020

International Film Festival of Larissa, Greece , 2019

“KIN” Women’s International Film Festival, Armenia , 2019

Chicago International Children's Film Festival, USA , 2019

International Kids Film Festival (IKFF), India , 2019

Solidarity Tel Aviv Human Rights Film Festival, Israel , 2019

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