Archive Cinema City 2014.

The Matchmaker

Once I Was

Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Year: 2010
Duration: 112 min

Director: Avi Nesher
Scenario: Amir Gutfreund (novel), Avi Nesher (screenplay)

Cast: Adir Miller, Maya Dagan, Tuval Shafir

Programme selection: Tribute to Israeli Film


During the summer of 1968 a teenage boy goes to work for a matchmaker who has survived the Holocaust - both their lives are forever altered.

Original language: Hebrew
Titl: Serbian
Producer: Miguel Markin
Production co: Metro Communications, Artomas Communications, United Channel Movies

Filmography: 2013 The Wonders, 2010 The Matchmaker, 2007 The Secrets, 2005 Oriental (Documentary), 2004 Turn Left at the End of the World, 2002 Ritual, 1999/II Taxman, 1999 Raw Nerve, 1996 Savage, 1996 Mercenary (Video), 1993 Doppelganger, 1991 Timebomb, 1985 Shovrim, 1985 Za'am V'Tehilah, 1983 Ha-Pachdanim, 1982 She, 1979 Dizengoff 99, 1978 Ha-Lahaka