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We Were the Others

We were the Others

The film tells the story of six Gay men that were born in the days of the establishment of the State of Israel. Their stories serve as the film’s background for the depiction of the clandestine and undocumented lives of homosexuals in Israel during the 1960-70s; From the time that their sexual identity was considered illegal and a mental illness, up until 1979, when a few brave ones dared to go public and demonstrate for their rights, as the history of the Gay community in Israel began to be told and documented.

Festivals and Awards:

Docaviv International Film Festival, Tel Aviv, Israel, 2019

Director: Hadas Ayalon

Producer: Amir Harel, Ayelet Kait

Production Company: Lama Films

Cinematographer: Tulik Galon

Editor: Ron Goldman, Maya Klar

Original Soundtrack: Eran Weitz

Supporter(s): The New Fund for Cinema and Television, Kan 11, Rabinovich Film Fund

Subtitles: English

Film Name in Hebrew: הדווקאים

The film tells the story of six Gay men that were born in the days of the establishment of the State of Israel. Their stories serve as the film’s background for the depiction of the clandestine and undocumented lives of homosexuals in Israel during the 1960-70s; From the time that their sexual identity was considered illegal and a mental illness, up until 1979, when a few brave ones dared to go public and demonstrate for their rights, as the history of the Gay community in Israel began to be told and documented.

Festivals and Awards:

Docaviv International Film Festival, Tel Aviv, Israel, 2019

 
We were the Others

Director: Hadas Ayalon

Producer: Amir Harel, Ayelet Kait

Production Company: Lama Films

Cinematographer: Tulik Galon

Editor: Ron Goldman, Maya Klar

Original Soundtrack: Eran Weitz

Supporter(s): The New Fund for Cinema and Television, Kan 11, Rabinovich Film Fund

Subtitles: English

Film Name in Hebrew: הדווקאים

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