Challenging the male hegemony of Israel's movie industry
Why aren't more Israeli women taking leading roles both behind the movie camera and in front of it? In a Haaretz roundtable, four up-and-coming female filmmakers talk about challenging the male hegemony in the movie industry.
More and more local women directors have been receiving funding lately from the two major Israeli funds that support feature productions. Indeed, more and more women are managing to upset, albeit only slightly, the male dominance of the realm of Israeli cinema.