November 30, 2019  |  Cinematheque Tel Aviv

Veronica Kedar

Veronica Kedar is an awarding winning director, screenwriter and film editor.

Her debut film "Joe + Belle" was nominated for Best Picture at the Israeli Academy Awards 2012. The film granted her the Excellence Award from the Israeli Ministry of Culture and was screened on Netflix. Veronica has directed two more feature films ('Endtime' & 'Family'), two short films ('Bunny Love' & 'The Woman Who Wanted To Kill Someone") and the hit web series 'In Tweetment'. 

Veronica is currently writing her fourth feature film.

Joe + Belle

80 min

Israel, 2011,

A film by: Veronica Kedar

Cast: Sivan Levy, Veronica Kedar, Romi Aboulafia, Yotam Ishay, Irit Gidron, Ra'anan Hefetz

Directed by: Veronica Kedar

Producers: Veronica Kedar, Amir Fishman

Photography: Ron Haimov

Editor: Daniel Keysary

Music: Daphna Keenan

Script: Veronica Kedar, Stav J Davis

A dark comedy about two girls that fall in love with their country and each other en route from Tel Aviv to Sderot. Joe is a frustrated drug dealer and Belle is a french psychopath. The two meet and get involved in an absurd murder in the center of Tel Aviv. They now have to dump the body and escape the police. In this long and difficult journey, the coincidental encounter becomes a true love story that can only exist in one place – Sderot.

 

The Film's official site

 

The film was screened at Lethal Lesbian Outbreak