I AM NOT
“I’m a normal person. I’m not all the labels you put on me. I am not.” Oren’s labels are Asperger’s and adoptee. He was born in Guatemala and adopted by Israeli parents. The film accompanies him as he travels to his native country in search of his identity. We see his world; he tells us his thoughts and his feelings and lets us get a sense of who he really is. Katharina Dolles
We present the German premiere of the film.
Camera: Itai Raziel, Oren Levy. Sound: Itzik Cohen. Editing: Yaniv Segalovich. Music: Matan Daskal. Production: Heymann Brothers Films. Producer: Barak Heymann. Length: 96 min. International Sales: Heymann Brothers Films
No youth rating
Tomer Heymann has been making documentary films and series since 1997. His films have been screened and awarded at international film festivals such as the Berlinale, Hot Docs, IDFA and LAFF and have been shown in cinemas worldwide. He teaches at several film schools in Israel.
JONATHAN AGASSI SAVED MY LIFE, IL/DE 2018, 106 min.
WHO'S GONNA LOVE ME NOW?, IL/UK 2016, 86 min.
- GAGA, IL/DE/NL/SE 2015, 100 min.
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