Good Morning Israel

A weekday morning in the lives of 5 youths: one from a kibbutz, one from North Tel-Aviv, one from a development town, one Arab, one ultra-orthodox Jew. This is the most similar time of day in their lives, a microcosm of Israeli society.

The film was awarded first prize at the Israeli Film Competition at the Jerusalem Festival, received honorable mention from the Israeli Film Institute, United Studios’ prize, Delta Film prize.

Suitable for screening at schools to open discussions about Israeli society.

  • First prize for short Israeli film, Jerusalem Film Festival, Israel, 1986.
  • Cited as excellent, The Israel Film Institute, Israel, 1986.
  • Excellent director prize, for Short Films, United studios, Israel, 1986.
  • Delta Film prize for excellent graduate, Beit Zvi School of Performing Arts, Israel, 1986.

Script and directing:  Amir Har- Gil

Production:   Amir Har-Gil, Nachshon Axelrod

Editing: Yael Perlov

Photography: Ofer Yanoov     

Length:13 mins. Israel ,1986 

“An original film, the most complete, the ripest of them all”. (Yehudit Orian)

“It has talent and it has saying, a film that even has Milos Forman buds – that’s Amir Har-Gil’s film”. (Shaul Shir Ran)

“A film that won the best love of audiences”. (Hagit Tuch)