The Pageant

a film by Eytan Ipeker

The Pageant

Turkey, France, Israel, Germany | 2020 | 83:00 min

Formal Categories

Gender History Society War / Peace

Content Categories

Documentary
Synopsis
Every year since 2011, a unique beauty contest takes place in Haifa. The contestants are female survivors of the Holocaust. In the midst of this flashy spectacle, their personal traumas remain as deep as ever.


Festivals/Awards
2020
Visions du Réel, Nyon - Compétition Internationale Longs Métrages


Supported by Tënk & Mediapart (France), New Film Fund (Turkey)
Pitched at Sheffield/Doc MeetMarket 2018
Istanbul Meetings on the Bridge 2019 (Color Up Award)
Cast and Crew
  • Director Eytan Ipeker
  • Producer Yoel Meranda (yoelmeranda) (Kamara - Turkey), Carine Chichkowsky (Survivance - France), Eitan Mansuri (Spiro Films - Israel), Jonathan Doweck (Spiro Films - Israel), Kristina Konrad (weltfilm gmbh)
Original Languages

Hebrew

English

Russian

Co-Production Company
weltfilm GmbH
Germany
www.weltfilm.com
Links / Reference
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