Letter to a Pig

Search the Site
Calendar of Events
January 2023
SMTWTFS
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31     
« Dec   Feb »
On This Month »
Newsletter Signup

Sign up to our newsletter to receive updates about what's going on at the NFCT

 

Letter to a Pig

Letter to a Pig

A Holocaust survivor reads a letter he wrote to the pig who saved his life.
A young schoolgirl hears his testimony in class and sinks into a twisted dream where she confronts questions of identity, collective trauma, and the extremes of human nature.

Festivals and Awards:

Jerusalem International Film Festival, Israel, 2022

Director: Tal Kantor

Producer: Emmanuel-Alain Raynal, Pierre Baussaron, Amit Gicelter

Production Company: Miyu Productions, The Hive Studio

Cinematographer: Arbel Rom

Editor: Efrat Berger

Soundtrack Editor: Erez Eyni Shavit

Original Soundtrack: Pierre Oberkampf

Supporter(s): The New Fund for Cinema and Television, Gesher Film Fund, CNC, ARTE, CICLIC

Colourist: Tal Kantor, Dafi Ben-Ami

Visual Effects: Shahar Davis

Cast: Moriyah Meerson, Alex Peleg, Ayelet Margalit, Indra Maharik

Script: Tal Kantor

Subtitles: English, French

Film Name in Hebrew: מכתב לחזיר

A Holocaust survivor reads a letter he wrote to the pig who saved his life.
A young schoolgirl hears his testimony in class and sinks into a twisted dream where she confronts questions of identity, collective trauma, and the extremes of human nature.

Festivals and Awards:

Jerusalem International Film Festival, Israel, 2022

 
Letter to a Pig

Director: Tal Kantor

Producer: Emmanuel-Alain Raynal, Pierre Baussaron, Amit Gicelter

Production Company: Miyu Productions, The Hive Studio

Cinematographer: Arbel Rom

Editor: Efrat Berger

Soundtrack Editor: Erez Eyni Shavit

Original Soundtrack: Pierre Oberkampf

Supporter(s): The New Fund for Cinema and Television, Gesher Film Fund, CNC, ARTE, CICLIC

Colourist: Tal Kantor, Dafi Ben-Ami

Visual Effects: Shahar Davis

Cast: Moriyah Meerson, Alex Peleg, Ayelet Margalit, Indra Maharik

Script: Tal Kantor

Subtitles: English, French

Film Name in Hebrew: מכתב לחזיר

Related Films
  • Mindy’s Star

    Mindy’s Star

    Student / 5 Min. / Animation
    Director: Ofir Corcos

    More Info >>

  • #Relatable

    #Relatable

    Student / 14 Min. / Experimental
    Director: Ran Ben Simon

    More Info >>

  • Sabotage

    Sabotage

    Documentary / 64 Min.
    Director: Noa Aharoni

    More Info >>

Newsletter Signup

Sign up to our newsletter to receive updates about events and submission deadlines

 

Greenhouse Website
Our Facebook