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MY CHAMPION goes to jail

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My Chmpion keep travelling! The film was invited to a very special screening in Beer Sheva prison in Israel.
After the screening there was a discussion with the filmmakers, Merhav Mohar and the prisoners.
The whole visit was filmed for Channel 1 TV in Israel.

 

MY CHAMPION in Washington DC

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We are very pleased to announce that MY CHAMPION goes back to the US.
The film was selected by Washington DC Jewish Film Festival 2011 and will be screened on Teusday, December 6, 7PM,
at the AFI Silver Theatre. Please join us!

For more info and tickets, click HERE

 

MY CHAMPION goes to Berlin

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My Champion is now the official selection of Berlin Jewish Film Festival 2011.
The special screening will be held in May 29th, 6PM, at the Kino Arsenal, in the presence of boxer Merhav Mohar and filmmakers Ari Davidovich and Gidi Boaz.
More details

 

MY CHAMPION is on tour

MY CHAMPION - the film, its star, Merhav Mohar, and filmmakers Ari Davidovich and Gideon Boaz have been travelling all over Israel to present the film to new audiences. The film is very successful especially with high school students, who identify with Merhav's dream. After each screening, there is Q&A and the students ask many questions about Merhav's journey and about the filmmaking process.
So far the tour focused on the center and south of Israel, in Tel Aviv, Beer Shava, Rehovot and Gan Yavne and soon it will be ready to take over Northern Israel as well.

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MY CHAMPION premiers on Israel's Channel 2 TV

MY CHAMPION was successfully premiered on Israeli TV - Channel 2, in October, 18th 2010, at 11.00 PM.

The film was recommended by Achbar Ha'air Tel Aviv magazine and by channel 2 news and recceived very good review in Yediot Aharonot daily ("Moving!")

 

 

Special mention at the Jewish Eye Film Festival 2010


MY CHAMPION won a special mention at the 7th Jewish Eye - World Jewish Film Festival in Ashkelon, Israel.

The jury has written in their decision: "For deep understanding of the documentary form, for a description of a real character whom one can identify easily, for a drama build up and high level of direction and editing".


Click here for the festival's official website

 

My Champion's Opening night in Tel Aviv

The film was premirered at the Tel Aviv cinematheque on July 5th, 2010.
The opening night was honored by Israel's minister of sports and cutlure, Ms. Lomor Livnat.

Click  for photos from the event.