FILM FESTIVAL yc
Presented by Morton & Gettys
BLOCK F | SATURDAY, MAY 12, 2018 | 1 - 3 PM
WINTHROP UNIVERSITY | DINA'S PLACE at the DiGIORGIO CAMPUS CENTER
Animation | 2017 | 15 min. 00 sec.
Suggested Rating | PG-13
Country | Germany, Israel
Language | English
Producer | Eitan Shefer
Directors | Daniella Koffler, Uli Seis
Writer | Daniella Koffler
Cast | Shirly Lev, Micah Lewensohn, Matthias Wagner, Philipp Oehme,
Alice von Gwinner
[Animfest Zagreb | Buxtinale - Filmfest Buxtehude | Boddinale Film Festival - Best Animation | Providence Children's Film Festival | Flickerfest International Short Film Festival | New York Jewish Film Festival | Ajayu International Festival | 33rd International Short Film Festival Berlin | 33rd International Haifa Film Festival | Anima Mundi | Dresden Short Film Fest]
Netta, a young Israeli woman wishes to immigrate to Berlin. Her father, the son of Holocaust survivors, is horrified by her decision to live in the land that killed her ancestors. He refuses to speak to her again if she leaves.
Based on Daniella Koffler’s personal story, "Compartments" is the first German-Israeli animation co-production that wishes to explore collective memories of the Holocaust in the third generation, and how they shape both sides in ways we cannot predict. | more info