Parano

Search the Site
Calendar of Events
November 2019
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
« Oct   Dec »
On This Month »
Newsletter Signup

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

 

Parano

For the last 24 years, I have been documenting my life obsessively. My journey started in Tel Aviv in 1996, when extra-terrestrials abducted me from my bedroom. The event left me in shock. I closed my production company and hit the road, searching for an answer. I went to Roswell, New York, Paris, and Cuba. I filmed people who were abducted and got implants in their bodies. Suddenly, a Mossad agent shows up, trying to sabotage the production. Then my mom dies, and I find out I was adopted. My father turns out to be a dangerous criminal. My kids and their mom leave for California. I drink and fuck all the time. I hear voices in my head.

My name Is Ariel Semmel and Parano is my crazy true story.

Director: Ariel Semmel

Producer: Ariel Semmel, Gidi Dar

Cinematographer: Ariel Semmel

Editor: Ariel Semmel

Soundtrack Editor: Nati Zeydenstadt

Original Soundtrack: Zoe Polanski

Supporter(s): The New Fund for Cinema and Television, Mifal HaPais Council for the Culture and Arts

Subtitles: Hebrew, English

Film Name in Hebrew: פאראנו

For the last 24 years, I have been documenting my life obsessively. My journey started in Tel Aviv in 1996, when extra-terrestrials abducted me from my bedroom. The event left me in shock. I closed my production company and hit the road, searching for an answer. I went to Roswell, New York, Paris, and Cuba. I filmed people who were abducted and got implants in their bodies. Suddenly, a Mossad agent shows up, trying to sabotage the production. Then my mom dies, and I find out I was adopted. My father turns out to be a dangerous criminal. My kids and their mom leave for California. I drink and fuck all the time. I hear voices in my head.

My name Is Ariel Semmel and Parano is my crazy true story.

 

Director: Ariel Semmel

Producer: Ariel Semmel, Gidi Dar

Cinematographer: Ariel Semmel

Editor: Ariel Semmel

Soundtrack Editor: Nati Zeydenstadt

Original Soundtrack: Zoe Polanski

Supporter(s): The New Fund for Cinema and Television, Mifal HaPais Council for the Culture and Arts

Subtitles: Hebrew, English

Film Name in Hebrew: פאראנו

Related Films
  • Spotting Yossi

    Spotting Yossi

    Documentary / 72 Min.
    Director: Kobi Farag, Morris Ben-Mayor

    More Info >>

  • Bird’s Flight

    Bird’s Flight

    Student / Documentary / 42 Min.
    Director: Tal Koushner

    More Info >>

  • The Return of A Star

    The Return of A Star

    Student / Documentary / 18 Min.
    Director: Ravid Gilad

    More Info >>

Newsletter Signup

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

 

Greenhouse Website
Our Facebook