The Flat

The Flat

Direction: Arnon Goldfinger

DocumentaryMovieCinema

Germany, Israel 2011
97 Min.

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zero one film in Coproduction with ZDF, SWR,Noga Communications - Channel 8, Arte.
Funded by FFA,Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, DFFF,New Israeli Film Foundation for Cinema and Television.

Rental: Edition Salzgeber
World Distribution: Ruth Diskin Films

World Premiere: Jul 11, 2011, Jerusalem Film Festival
Cinema premiere: Jun 14, 2012
TV premiere: Nov 25, 2013, 11/25/2013

Trailer

Content

When director Arnon Goldfinger dissolves his late
grandmother´s flat in Tel Aviv he stumbles upon a
well-kept secret. His Jewish grandparent´s entertained
an unexpected friendship with a former SSofficer!
This discovery leaves the descendant puzzled
and sends him and his mother on an emotional
journey into his family´s past.

Awards

Bavarian Film Award (Germany), 2012

Best Documentary

Documentary Filmmakers Forum Award, 2011

Best Documentary

German Film and Media Institut, 2012

Distingiushed as Especially Valuable Documentary

Documentary Filmmakers Forum Award, 2011

Best Research

Documentary Filmmakers Forum Award, 2011

Best Director

The Israeli Film Academy Award, 2011

Best Documentary

The Jerusalem Film Festival Award for Documentary, 2011

Best Director

The Krakow Film Festival (Poland), 2012

Best Documentary

The Miniapolis International Film Festival (USA), 2012

Best Documentary

The New Zealand Documentary Edge, 2012

Honorable Mention

The Toronto Jewish Film Festival (Canada), 2012

David E. Stein Award FIPRESCI

The Toronto Jewish Film Festival (Canada), 2012

Best Documentary

The Tribeca Film Festival (USA) 2012

Best Editing Documentary

Traverse City Film Festival, Michigan (USA), 2012

Special Jury Prize