Shirel Peleg

Director, Writer

Kiss Me Kosher

Shirel Peleg was born in Venezuela, raised in Israel and is now based in Berlin where she lives with her wife and son. After completing her B.F.A in film directing from Sapir College in Sderot, Israel, just a few kilometers from the Gaza Strip, she moved to Stuttgart, Germany, learned the language and went on studying at the renowned Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg in Ludwigsburg where she completed her studies at the department of script writing.  Parallel to her studies she developed her debut as director and writer of KISS ME KOSHER. 

Shirel is currently developing an 8-episode comedy series for the south west German broadcasters, has the next romantic drama in development together with one of Germany’s leading production companies, and is about to embark on her very first journey directing a feature she didn’t write by herself.