Eran Riklis

Eran Riklis

Riklis is one of Israel’s most celebrated filmmakers and has been working as a director, writer and producer for several decades. Among his most well-known films is “The Syrian Bride,” (2004), which won 18 international awards and was a box-office success worldwide. His newest film, “Dancing with Arabs,” based on a novel by Sayed Kashua, will premiere in the coming year.

Israel Institute Grants

  • Grant Award Year
    (in Academic Years)
  • Israel Institute Program
  • Institutional Affiliation during Grant Term
  1. 2014-2015
    Visiting Israeli Artists Program
    University of Pennsylvania