In competition for the Young Cineastes Award
|Producers:||Leah Tonic, Maya Foguel|
|Cast:||Neta Roth, Itamar Moalem, Alma Dalal, Uri Bar|
|Original Language Title:||טאצ'|
|Language:||In Hebrew and English with English subtitles.|
|Running Time:||25 minutes|
|Awards:||Best Film & Best Screenplay, Moscow Shorts; Best Narrative, Short to the Point; Award of Excellence Special Mention, Accolade Global Film Competition|
Nir Berger is a screenwriter and director from Israel, graduate of TAU film school and current participant of the DFFB's Serial Eyes program in Berlin. In the last 5 years he has created, written and directed TV series, web series and short films in various genres – from animated comedy, through sketch shows and all the way to live-action, serialized drama. Some of his recent work: creating, co-writing and directing the award-winning animated web series "Dead End" for the Israeli Public Broadcasting Corporation, which has reached nearly 2 million views in Israel (in a 7 million Hebrew-speaking population); creating, co-writing and directing the sci-fi comedy series "Big Nothing" (Yes Kidz); co-creating the comedy web series "Contacts", which has reached over 2 million views with only three episodes; writing & directing the short film "Touch", recently participating in Jerusalem Film Festival; co-developing a new dramedy series for the IPBC; and writing on staff for various other TV shows, among them the successful sketch show "Ha-Yehudim Ba'im" and the family sitcom "Tsafuf". For more details as well as viewing links, visit www.nirberger.net.