About Tamar Tal

Tamar Tal Anati is an award-winning filmmaker with more than 20 international awards. She is based in Florence, Italy working on various documentary film projects.

Her documentary Life in Stills won the Award of the Israeli Film Academy — Israel’s highest film award — for Best Documentary in 2012 and was named Best Film at the Docaviv International Documentary Film Festival in Tel Aviv. She was also named Best New Director at the Dok Leipzig international film festival in 2011. The film has been screened in more than 200 festivals around the world and internationally broadcasted.

Her feature film Shalom Italia was premiered at DocAviv Film Festival, IDFA, AFI docs, Festival Dei Popoli and was nominated for Israeli Academy award. It was broadcast in PBS/POV. ARTE and yes docu. Her documentary TV series to Israeli documentary channel yesdocu named: PILOTS, was the most watched series on channel in 2017.

Her latest feature film ON THIS HAPPY NOTE premiered at Doc Aviv Film Festival 2021, had a cinema release by Lev cinemas. She graduated in photography & film department in Camera Obscura school of arts in Tel Aviv in 2005.

Her short film Paolo was screened at the Louvre meusem in Paris, and lately her short God’s mountain produced by Medalia productions was screened at the opening night of Arava Film festival 2021.

Tamar is also serving as a film consultant for Israeli film funds, and as a jury in Film festivals.

In 2018 she participated as a mentor in “Work in progress” program of students films in Festival dei Popli, Firenze. And in many students workshops by Copro & Docaviv Film festival.

Tamar Tal


Tel Aviv, Israel

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