The films in the DOK.panorama section portray the diversity of current documentary story-telling. 22 out of 31 are premiers. Discoveries that have not been seen on German screens.
After the death of their mother, the children find her diaries. One for each child, seven in all. They begin to read and travel back to their childhood in a Kibbutz in the Israel of the 50s and 60s. A mood of optimism versus maternal instincts? A film that stirs the emotions.
English/Original Title: HAMACHBAROT SHEL ELISH. Writer: Golan Rise, Sharon Yaish. Camera: Daniel Kedem. Sound: Aviv Aldema. Editing: Sharon Yaish. Music: Sharon Rise. Production: Daroma Productions. Producer: Elad Peleg, Haggai Arad. Length: 74 min. International Sales: Go2Films.