November 30, 2019  |  Cinematheque Tel Aviv

Tamar Glezerman

Tamar is an Israeli writer, director and editor,

living and working in Brooklyn.

 

Over the last few years, Tamar has directed a short doc, a short narrative and a series of videos for the New York Times. As an editor and story consultant,  she worked on films that premiered at Sundance, Berlin and DOC NYC. Her mid-length feature film - “The Other War” (2008), which premiered at the Nashville international Film Festival, received a lot of media attention for it’s straightforward take on sexual identity and militarism in Israel.

She is currently working on a series of music videos and in development for her third feature script, and first feature film - a political romantic tragedy dubbed “The Gay Agenda”.

Fill Your Heart With French Fries

20 min

DIRECTOR, WRITER, EDITOR: Tamar Glezerman

PRODUCER: Chris Casey

EMMA (LEAD ACTOR): Lindsay Burdge

CINEMATOGRAPHER: Evan Jake Cohen

'Fill your Heart with French Fries' is a sad comedy short - telling the tale of a young woman who gets dumped by her girlfriend at a fast food joint, and, too sad to leave, just stays there for a week.

Screened in Lethal Lesbian 2016

The Other War

Israel, 2008, 42 min. 

Cast: Keren Berger, Hen Yanni, Orit Zafran, Yael Zafrir, Rilli Willow

 

Writer and Director: Tamar Glezerman

Producers: Dana Neuberg, Noa Baruch

Cinematographer: Aviiv Kosloff

Editor: Hadas Ayalon

In a middle of a war, three women fight for a normal life, but can never seem to agree on the actual meaning of normal. "The other war" tells the tale of Tel-Aviv during the second Lebanon war. It's a film about Israel, Militarism and denial, but mainly about love.

Screened in Lethal Lesbian 3