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Hello and welcome to my film production website, here you can get a glimpse of my work as a producer/cinematographer/editor and director. I am an independent filmmaker, specializing in obserervational documentaries. My fields of interest are Man vs Nature, philosophy of religion, A.I./neurosience and Marine environment .  I am based in Tel Aviv and work globally. If there is a film here you'd like to watch please do drop me an email.  Blessings.

BARCELONA

JEWISH FF

RIO DE

JANEIRO

FF

BRUSSELES

JEWISH FF

JERUSALEM

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COPENHAGEN

JEWISH FF

PARIS

JEWISH

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WARSAW

JEWISH FF

ABSENT GOD

The film presents the Jewish humanism of Emmanuel Levinas (1906-1995), one of the foremost thinkers of the 20th century, combining the lessons of the Holocaust with the Wisdom of the Talmud and contemporary philosophy. 

 

Produced & Edited by Nadav Harel

68 minute documentary​, France/Israel

HOLLYWOOD REPORTER:

"A work that goes about it's business with a clear-eyed precision". Read full review 

KING OF BEASTS

KING OF BEASTS follows the controversial "sport" of African lion trophy hunting conducted by wealthy and powerful Americans who adamantly champion their right to hunt regardless of the rapidly declining numbers of remaining wild lions.

By Nadav Harel & Tomer Almagor

cinematographer, editor, co-director, producer: Nadav Harel

86 minute documentary​, 2018 USA / ISRAEL

SLAMDANCE

USA

OLDENBURG

GERMANY

PALM SPRINGS

USA

AVATARA

Set in the cultural frontier zone of the Hindu Himalaya, AVATARA (from Sanskrit, "descent") explores the lived religion of goddess worship (shaktism) in a remote pastoral valley.

 

By Nadav Harel 

Research & script by Arik Moran

25 minute documentary​, INDIA / ISRAEL

ADVENTURE

GALILEE

KIVALINA

An observational portrait of an inuit community's struggle to maintain their way of life within a landscape and a system that is failing them.

Film by Gina Abatemarco.  Edited by Nadav Harel

64 minute documentary​, USA

Best Editing award  - Honorable Mention Woodstock FF

 

WIFTS Foundation International Visionary Awards

ISCHIA

FF

ENVIORNMENT

DC

RAI

2017

FULL FRAME

FF

WOODSTOCK

USA

BERLINALE

2016

ELECTRIC MIND

The prospect of manipulating thought and behavior with machines has captured human imaginations for decades, but recent conceptual and technological advancements in brain sciences are turning science fiction into genuine medical reality for the millions suffering from brain disorders.

 

Film by Nadav Harel

60 minute documentary​, India/Israel

BEST RESEARCH AWARD DOCAVIV FF

SAO PAULO

FF

OPEN CITY

DOCS, UK

DOCAVIV

FF

EDINBURGH

FF

MARGARET

MEAD

PARIS

SIENCE

NABBIN

A coming of age among a community of Gypsies in Nabbin, a small village in the Czech Republic.

 

By Kat Tolkovsky

Produced by Nadav Harel

30 minute documentary​, Czech Republic

PLONS

DUIK IN DOC

EDOC

FF

Signes de Nuit

FF

DOK LEIPZIG

FF

CHIDRA

Every couple of years, Ram Nath leaves his fields and buffaloes to play the part of human sacrifice in a hitherto undocumented mysterious ritual of purification in the Himalayan Valley of Kullu, North India.

 

Film by Nadav Harel & Arik Moran 

40 minute documentary​, India/Israel

CMS VATARAN

INTIMATE

LENSE

SVA

CALIFORNIA

JAIPUR FF

INDIA

EYES AND

LENSES

GOTTINGEN

GERMANY

KRATOVO

MACADONIA

ETHNOGRAFILM

PARIS

SHIMLA

FF

SARRAN

FF

KATHMANDU

FF

CABO

VERDE

ATTACK OF THE HAPPY PEOPLE

Film during operation "defensive shield" the documentary examines the relationship between consumerism, religion and the drug ecstacy in Israel.

Film by Nadav Harel

60 minute documentary​, Israel

DOCAVIV

FF

AREA K

Gaza Fish follows a black market deal between Palestinian Fishermen in Gaza and Israeli Settlers. Over the course of 2 years we follow the characters as the course of their lives intersect the political realities of the region.

Film by Nadav Harel & Ramon Bloomberg

60 minute documentary​, Gaza Strip

BEST DOCUMENTARY AWARD BROOKLYN FF

CERTIFICATE OF MERIT - SAN FRANCISCO INT FF

BROOKLYN

FF

SAN

FRANCISCO

INT FF

NYC

UNDERGROUND

WINNER

CHICKEN HAWK

Chicken Hawk: Men Who Love Boys is an award winning documentary that profiles members of the pedophile organization, North American Man/Boy Love Association (NAMBLA).

 

Co-writer, cinematographer, editor:  Nadav Harel

60 minute documentary​, India/Israel

BEST FILM AWARD - NYC UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL