Leon Prudovsky
5 Hours from Paris
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Feature film

Drama

90 minutes

Hebrew, Russian

Israel

Synopsis

In a working-class suburb of Tel Aviv, two people meet.
He is a native Israeli. She is a Russian immigrant.
He is a taxi driver. She is a music teacher.
He has no aspirations. She gave up hers long ago.
He is afraid of flying and she is about to fly away.
What are the odds of them ending up together?

Crew

Directed by: Leon Prudovsky

Screenplay: Erez Kav-El, Leon Prudovsky,

Producers: Haim Mecklberg, Estee Yacov-Mecklberg

Producers: Moshe Edery, Leon Edery

DOP: Giora Bejach

Editor: Evgeny Ruman

Production Designer: Dror Elhadad

Original Score: Gavriel Ben-Podeh

Sound Designer: Aviv Aldema

Line Producer: Kainan Eldar

Casting: Esther Kling

The film was produced with the support of

The Israel Film Fund

The Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports

The Israel Film Council

The film was produced in association with

HOT

Keshet Broadcasting, Ltd.

United King

Cast

Yigal: Dror Keren

Lina: Elena Yaralova

Grisha: Vladimir Freedman

Sergio: Michael Warshaviak

Galya: Lena Sahanov

Asafi: Ariel Kruszyn

Gershon: Yoram Tolledano

Natali: Dana Glozman

Sima: Dorit Lev-Ari

Tolya: Yefim Gelman

Festivals

2009 Toronto International Film Festival

Official Selection

2011 Napoli International Film Festival

WINNER - Best Film Award

2009 Haifa International Film Festival

WINNER - Best Film Award

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