November 30, 2019  |  Cinematheque Tel Aviv

Deb Shoval

Deb Shoval spends most of the week raising organic vegetables in Pennsylvania. The rest of the time she writes scripts and teaches children in New York. She has a B.A. in agriculture and an M.A. in cinema direction and has recently been chosen as one of "100 people to watch out for" in Heeb magazine. She can't wait to return to Israel / Palestine to direct her first full-length feature film, "Poppies and Olives”.

Yafa

14 min

 

Israel 2008

Director: Deb Shoval

Cast: Clara Khoury & Hen Yanni

 

Lalya returns to Yafa to find her ancestral home. And meets Tali, the artist who lives there now.

 

The film was screened at Lethal Lesbian Reloaded