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Radio Daze

Every Afternoon, a very ordinary radio, placed in a living room, becomes the center of Rivka Solarsky’s life. All the broadcasters of all the radio stations know her, and that’s because ever since she got over her initial phobia, she hasn’t stopped calling them. She solves their riddles, recites limericks, and wins prizes. Rivka may not have a proper job, but she hopes her expertise in radio quizzes can earn her a decent living. This is a true-life story, set against the backdrop of Israeli culture in the prosperous 1990s.

Festivals and Awards:

Special Mention at the Israeli Film Institute Awards, 1996; Jerusalem International Film Festival, Israel, 1996; Haifa International Film Festival, Israel, 1996; AFI, Los Angeles, USA, 1996

Director: Duki Dror

Producer: Duki Dror, Idit Ben Tsur

Production Company: Zygote Films, Ltd

Cinematographer: Eytan Harris

Editor: Tali Halter-Shenkar

Supporter(s): The New Fund for Cinema and Television, Keshet Broadcasting

Distributor: Go2Films

Subtitles: English

Film Name in Hebrew: חולת רדיו

Every Afternoon, a very ordinary radio, placed in a living room, becomes the center of Rivka Solarsky’s life. All the broadcasters of all the radio stations know her, and that’s because ever since she got over her initial phobia, she hasn’t stopped calling them. She solves their riddles, recites limericks, and wins prizes. Rivka may not have a proper job, but she hopes her expertise in radio quizzes can earn her a decent living. This is a true-life story, set against the backdrop of Israeli culture in the prosperous 1990s.

Festivals and Awards:

Special Mention at the Israeli Film Institute Awards, 1996; Jerusalem International Film Festival, Israel, 1996; Haifa International Film Festival, Israel, 1996; AFI, Los Angeles, USA, 1996

Director: Duki Dror

Producer: Duki Dror, Idit Ben Tsur

Production Company: Zygote Films, Ltd

Cinematographer: Eytan Harris

Editor: Tali Halter-Shenkar

Supporter(s): The New Fund for Cinema and Television, Keshet Broadcasting

Distributor: Go2Films

Subtitles: English

Film Name in Hebrew: חולת רדיו

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