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Self Made

Directed by: Shira Geffen
89 Minutes, 2014, Drama; Fiction; Israel Film Center Festival

Self Made tells the story of two women – one Israeli, the other Palestinian- who are trapped within their respective worlds. After a mix-up at a checkpoint, they find themselves living the life of the other on the opposite side of the border.

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Director: Shira Geffen

Cast: Sarah Adler

Cast: Samira Saraya

Producer: Leon Edery

Producer: Moshe Edery

Executive Producer: Michal Graidy

Cinematographer: Ziv Berkovich

Editor: Nili Feller


AFI Fest - New Auteurs Special Award for Personal Storytelling

Jerusalem Film Fest - Haggiag Award, Best Editing

Jerusalem Film Fest - Pirchi Family Award, Best Screenplay