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Or Sinai

Or Sinai

Israel

Film Director

TFL

ScriptLab - projects Participant 2020

biography

Or was born in 1985 and currently lives in Tel-Aviv. She graduated of the Sam Spiegel Film & TV School, Jerusalem and is an Alumna of the Berlinale Talents 2015.

During her studies, she wrote and directed a few shorts and a 50 min documentary, "Violeta Mi Vida", which won prizes at festivals in Israel and Russia. Her graduation film, the fiction short "Anna", won the Cinéfondation First Prize at the Cannes Film Festival 2016, as well as The Israeli Academy Best Short Feature Award 2016, an honourable mention at TIFF 2016 and other important awards in festivals around the world.

Sinai worked as an editor for different TV series and documentaries. Among them is "Mr. Gaga" by the director Tomer Hayman.

In 2019, Sinai wrote and directed "Long Distance", a short film that is at its last stages of editing. She is working on her first feature script, "Home".