Scaffolding

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Scaffolding

The story of a 17-year-old Aszer, whose impulsive nature has always caused him trouble at school and beyond. The father of the boy sees in his son, the heir – above all, whom he entrusts to a family company dealing in the construction of scaffoldings. Meanwhile, Asher establishes a close relationship with the teacher of literature Rami, through whom he discovers that there is a world outside his father’s business. At least until a tragic accident changes everything…


Director

Matar Yair

Writer

Matar Yair

Cast

Asher Lax
Ami Smolartchick
Yaacov Cohen
Keren Berger


Awards

2017 Awards of the Israeli Film Academy
Winner – Award of the Israeli Film Academy – Best Supporting Actor – Ami Smolartchik

2018 Geneva International Film Festival
Tous Écrans – Winner – Jury Special Grand Prix – Critics Jury’s Prize Black Movie

2017 Jerusalem Film Festival:
Winner – Aaron Emanuel Award – Best Cinematography – Honorable Mention: Bartosz Bieniek
Winner – Haggiag Award – Best Israeli Feature – Matan Yair
Winner – Best Actor – Asher Lax

2017 Singapore International Film Festival
Special Mention – Asian Feature Film

2017 Tbilisi International Film Festival Winner
Special Mention -Gal Greenspan (Producer), Matan Yair, Roi Kurland (Producer), Stanislaw Dziedzic (Producer), Moshe Edery (Producer), Green Productions, Film Produkcja, United King Films

2017 Cannes International Film Festiwal
Association for the Diffusion of Independent Cinema (ACID) – Official Selection

2017 Warsaw Jewish Film Festival
Winner – David Camera Award – Best Director