LENGTH: 86 MINUTES
DIRECTORS: TOMER ALMAGOR & NADAV HAREL
EDITOR: NADAV HAREL
MUSIC: SIMON TAUFIQUE
CAMERA: NADAV HAREL
PRODUCERS: BRYAN GAMBOGI
SUPPORTED BY THE ISRAELI NEW FUND
FOR CINEMA AND TV.
The Hollywood Reporter: “A work of admirable journalistic seriousness, one that goes about its business with a clear-eyed precision“. Read review
Urban Tales / Creative Monster / Noprocess
Documentary film by
Nadav Harel & Tomer Almagor
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.
NADAV HAREL - Producer/co-director/cameraman/editor
Nadav Harel, a spear fishermen, ex-Israeli soldier, and award winning documentary filmmaker based in Israel. Nadav Harel, grew up in the hunting grounds of the Holy Land, son of a famous local hunter. Nadav's films were screened world wide in high venues such as BBC World, Museum of Natural History NY, Harvard Medical School, Berlin Film Festival, SBS, YLE, CH8, and Museum of Modern Art NY.
TOMER ALMAGOR – Co-director/associate producer/sound recordist
Tomer Almagor is an award-winning filmmaker based in Los Angeles. Born in Israel, Tomer traveled extensively before he studied film in NY. He moved to LA where he edited feature films while he wrote and directed his own material. In 2011, Tomer wrote and directed the feature film 9 FULL MOONS starring Amy Seimetz, Bret Roberts & Donal Logue. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
GABRIELLE ALMAGOR - Producer
Gabrielle Almagor's short films have been featured in many film festivals, most prominently two were at Cannes and Sundance, MY TERRORIST DAD and NEBRASKA. Some of her other works are TILL DEATH, DOUBLE TROUBLE, LA.A. BAGS BROTHERS, and HESPERIA. Her most recently produced short, SPARE, has won the awards REMI Platinum, Houston and World Fest (2nd best short), Vegas Cinefest. Currently she is producing the feature film 9 FULL MOONS and CHISHOLM. WAKE UP CALL and BRE-X are in the development stage—as well as the documentary King Of Beasts.