Director: Nellu Cohn; Israel, 2016, 52 min, Hebrew w. subtitles
Adynamic and vibrant Tel Aviv is also a unique social and artistic experiment. But what does it mean to be an artist in this city? In this beautiful documentary, Tel Aviv is seen through leading Israeli artists in various fields. They reveal the influence Tel Aviv has had on their creations, and attempt to decipher the extraordinary creative energy of the city and its international recognition. Interweaving wonderful archival footage, with personal testimonies of prominent artists such as Etgar Keret, Menashe Kadishmann and Idan Reichel, Tel Aviv Live offers a panorama of contemporary Israeli life.
Film Partners: Janet andPhil Dresden
Screening: 1pm-Cinemark 1/25, Cobb 2/3 and Frank 2/10