Competition Programme

OFF SEASON

Israel | 2013

Elinor Nechemya

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Director:
Elinor Nechemya

Screenplay:
Elinor Nechemya

Director of photography:
Daniel Miller

Film Editing:
Guy Nemesh

Film School:
Minshar for Art

Producer:
Rivka Wiesenfeld

Cast:
Mika Altman,
Kareen Ophir,
Yuval Kruchenesky,
Itzik Arviv

Duration:
27′

Synopsis

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.

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Director's Biography

Elinor Nechemya

Elinor Nechemya (29) is a director and screenwriter living in Tel-Aviv, Israel. In 2013, she graduated film studies with honors at “Minshar for Art” in Tel-Aviv. Off Season is her graduation film. The film was produced with the support of four Israeli film funds. During her studies in Minshar, Elinor directed two more short films: Fat el Mead (2012) and Floods (2011). Elinor got her B.A in humanities at the Open University. These days Elinor is developing the script for her first feature film, Present Progressive, while also working on a short film she has written.