Hilla Medalia is an Israeli director & producer and the founder of the award-winning Medalia Productions company, whose films have been commissioned by HBO, Arte, and BBC and screened at Cannes, Berlinale, and Sundance.
Hilla has won a Peabody Award and received four Emmy® nominations. Her projects have garnered critical acclaim and screened internationally; Among them: ‘Transkids’ 2019 (a 5 episode series for yesDocu and film), ‘ Leftover Women’ 2019 (Tribeca, ARTE), ‘The Oslo Diaries’ 2018 (Sundance, HBO, ARTE), ‘Muhi’ 2017 (IDFA, HotDocs), ‘Censored Voices’, 2015 (Sundance, Berlinale), ‘The Go Go Boys’ 2014 (Cannes), ‘Web Junkie’ 2014 (Sundance, POV, BBC), ‘Dancing in Jaffa’ 2013 (Tribeca, IFC) and more.
Hilla holds an M.A. in cinema from Southern Illinois University.