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The Fisherman's Wife

Directed by Roy Kanevsky

Short Film, 20 min, 2021


Following the death of his wife, an old fisher begins the preparations for her funeral. But first, he must deal with his eldest son, a newborn Jew, who discovers about the mysterious, unconventional funeral his mother asked for and demands a proper Jewish burial

*Produced with the support of

 The Gesher Multicultural Film Fund

Writer & Director - Roy Kanevsky

With - Slava Bibergal, Alon Fridman, Adnan Tarabasha​

Producer - Harel Ben Melech

Director of Photography - Maayane Bouhnik

Editor - Gil Vesely

Art Director - Ben Zion Porat

Sound Design & Mix - Shelly Bar-on

Original Music Composer - Yuval Lavi

VFX - Ron Baltuch



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Color Grading - Omri Peled    1st AD - Gaya Elstein   Casting - Ben Tofach Gaffer - Alex Izraev   Sound - Nur Stradler
Line Producer - Neta Ostro  1st AC - Naama Berenstein  2nd AC - Dor Roth   Script Supervisor - Mirika Chuskin  Grip - Amit Liran, Oded Shabat 
1st GA - Lior Rubinstei   Costumes - Romi Maletz Makeup - Rotem Reuven, Valeria Irijimovich.  BTS - Yahav Trudler

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