Masterclass Eyal Sivan

In collaboration with NABA, Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti.

Eyal Sivan is a filmmaker, writer and theorist born in 1964 in Haifa, Israel, raised in Jerusalem and living in Europe since 1985. After working as a professional commercial photographer in Tel Aviv, he left Israel in 1985 and settled in Paris. He currently divides his time between Europe and Israel. Known for his films, Sivan has produced and directed more than a dozen political documentaries. Common State (2012), Jaffa (2009) and Route 181 (2003) were awarded at various festivals. Sivan’s films are regularly shown in art exhibitions such as Documenta, Manifesta and ICP New York. His work touches on topics such as the representation of political crime, the political use of memory, the ethics of documentary filmmaking and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
He is founder and artistic director of the Paris-based documentary company Momento ! and the film distribution agency Scalpel. He created «South Cinema Notebooks», a film criticism journal published by Sapir Academic College in Ashkelon.

May 30 10:00 a.m.
Cinema Intrastevere Hall 1