Shelley Hermon – Director and producer
Shelley grew up in Israel and England with a multicultural heritage. In 1997 she was an Art-Director at Ad agency ‘Ogilvy & Mather’ Hong Kong, and since 2000 worked in film, as a freelance Producer/Director/Cameraman on a range of international productions; Home Fronts for Channel 4 UK on Ethiopian and a Russian immigrants in Israel, The Trial of Sadam Husseinfor Esteban Uyarra BBC, 77 Steps for Ibtisam Mara’ana, ‘Two Boys’ short animation for Leonard Cohen’s initiative ‘The fund for Reconciliation, Tolerance and Peace’. She has produced and directed over 20 films with ‘at risk’ youth, teenage mothers and women in conflicted communities.
She is currently working for the Canadian organisation ‘Peace It Together’ as outreach mentor & co-ordinator for their program leaders (aged 20-29) in Israel. Working with PRIME and the Palestinian co-ordinator to set up screenings all over Israel and the Palestinian territories.
Nisan Katz – producer
Producer and director in the film industry, specializing in documentary films. He graduated with honours from Tel Hai film school. Among the films he produced/directed and screened locally and internationally on TV and at festivals worldwide in the last ten years; Thank God for India and Choco banana in North Carolina about the phenomenon of the young generation in Israel who leave the country to travel abroad after the army. The life according to Omer about a soldier who was killed in Gaza and the international production The locker room, about what goes on within men’s locker rooms, filmed and produced worldwide.
Born In Israel and raised in Israel and in Bogota , Colombia, Yosi graduated from the Film & TV Department of Tel Aviv University in 2001. Since then he has been working as a freelance director, script writer and script editor for fictions dramas, documentaries, video clips and pop promos . He also teaches and coaches individuals in script writing. His previous works include titles as ‘Lisa and Michael’, ‘Bar Hoffman 15’, ‘Photo Finish’ , ‘Incognito’.
Since 1988 Kobi edited and co-wrote feature films, documentaries and TV programs, also acting as script and editing advisor. Kobi is a faculty member at the Tel Hai College since 2006, a facilitator of editing workshops Prior work: “Being Like Avi”, “Odessa Odessa”, “Adama”, “The Last Chance”, “Kippur”, “Kadosh”, “A Champs Story” , “The Volunteers are Coming”, “Enraged”, “Brothers”, “The Samaritan”, “Kedma”, “Eden”.
Kobi is founder and CEO of Hyperclip – sales representation for digital media. Provider of strategic advisory services, and marketing to the entertainment and media industries. Includes film finance, film sales, corporate consultation (strategy and finance), analytical data collection, research and digital rights management as well as talent management. He’s also an award winning documentary filmmaker and producer. His documentary MacHEADS on Apple culture, rocked the leading streaming sites such as iTunes and Hulu (Most popular Movie) And was aired on CNBC. Shely followed shortly thereafter with Hyperclip, a dot com company that matches bloggers and publishers with premium video content from acclaimed filmmakers