The State of Things: The Films of Nadav Lapid

Policeman with Nadav Lapid

114 minutes14A

Aug 16
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Lapid discusses Policeman, his 2011 winner of the Locarno Special Jury Prize, and Ammunition Hill, his contribution to David Perlov's omnibus film Footsteps in Jerusalem.

Nadav Lapid

Nadav Lapid is a director and writer from Tel Aviv. His first feature, Policeman (11), won more than 20 awards in international film festivals, including the jury award at the Locarno Film Festival. His second feature, The Kindergarten Teacher (14), premiered in Cannes and was screened in more than 150 international festivals. Lapid is currently editing his third feature, Synonyms.