David Ofek

David OFEK (1968, Ramat-Gan, Israel), a graduate of the Sam Spiegel Film School in Jerusalem, was awarded several prizes for his graduation short film Home (1994). He was also co-creator of the popular Israeli TV series Bat Yam - New York (1995-97). No. 17 (2003) won the Israeli Academy Award for Best Documentary as well as other international awards. This year he is represented in Rotterdam with A Hebrew Lesson and Melanoma My Love (as co-director).


Luca: Told by Friends (1991, doc), Bayit/Home (1994, short), Bat Yam - New York (1995-97, TV series), Alilot David/David's Tales (1998, TV series), Fahma-Dust (1997), Five Love Stories (1999, doc), Take-Away (2000, TV series), The Barbecue People (2002), No. 17 (2003, doc), Melanoma ahuvati/Melanoma My Love (2006), Ha’ulpan/A Hebrew Lesson (2006)