Avi Nesher


Opening Night: Image of Victory

AVI NESHER is one of the most daring, important and influential filmmakers in Israelʼs history. Many of his early films are considered iconic and his five latest features were official selections at the Toronto International Film Festival. Nesher has also received Cinematic Excellence awards from both Jerusalem and Haifa Film Festivals and the Culture Ministry. In 2019, he was awarded Best Director by the Israeli Film Critics Association for his film “The Other Story.”