Broken Branches

  • Israel
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Broken Branches is an animated documentary that tells the story of Michal Rechter, who was only fourteen when she left her home in Poland and traveled to Israel by herself on the eve of the Second World War. Her family was supposed to join her the following year, but when the war broke it changed everything.

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  • Original Title
    Anafim Shvurim
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Ayala Ben-Nachum Sharot
  • Cinematography
    Ayala Ben-Nachum Sharot
  • Editing
    Ayala Ben-Nachum Sharot
  • Music
    Frank Ilfman
  • Sound
    Ronen Nagel
  • Runtime
    25 min (16-30 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Israel
  • Production is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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