Menemsha acquires Jerusalem Film Festival prize-winner 'Born In Jerusalem And Still Alive' (exclusive)

Published on Sep 11, 2019

Menemsha acquires Jerusalem Film Festival prize-winner 'Born In Jerusalem And Still Alive' (exclusive)

David Ofek and Yossi Atia directed black comedy.

Neil Friedman’s Menemsha Films has picked up North American rights from Go2films to the Israeli film Born In Jerusalem And Still Alive.

The dark comedy directed by David Ofek and Yossi Atia received its world premiere at the Jerusalem Film Festival in July, where it won the best first film award.

Atia stars in Born In Jerusalem And Still Alive, which follows a man’s journey to overcome his fear of terror attacks as he becomes a tour of terror attack sites along Jerusalem’s Jaffa Street in an effort

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Author: Jeremy Kay