November 30, 2019  |  Cinematheque Tel Aviv

Rachel Gawie

Rachel was always fascinated by the cinema. She is a professional actress, with 3 years of acting school behind her. Additionally, She studied scriptwriting in several courses, in order to expend and enrich her skills. She taught film and inspired her students to create short films under her supervision. After many years of studies and teaching, she has a vast experience.

Her knowledge, experience and the tool kit that her life provided her, all came handy in directing "Pulse" - her debut short film.

Pulse

Israel, 2019, 14 min.

Cast: Reut Barbi, Idan Traiber, May Azulay, Ella Kanevsky, Imri Yadovsky, Dana Adika

Scriptwriter & director: Rachel Gawie

Producers & editors: Maya Schwartz Laufer, Rachel Gawie

Cinematographer: Lior Alon 

Sound: Lior Avigdor

Make up artist: Chen Rubin

Production team: Mor Adler, Dor Avirav, Sivan Kushtchi, Rona Straschnow, Tehila Even Haim Metta

Three childhood friends arrive at the hospital to visit their dear friend before he flies to New York, where he’ll undergo heart surgery. His friend Shira becomes captivated by the girl working in the cafeteria. The friends change their focus from Nitai’s worsening medical condition to Shira and decide to help her win Naama’s heart.

Screened in Lethal Lesbian 2019.