Nitzan Gilady

Nitzan Gilady

Filmmaker Gilady’s first feature, Wedding Doll, won two of the nine Israeli Film Academy awards for which it was nominated in 2015. The film has screened in festivals around the world and is now released jointly by two prestigious distributors, Strand Releasing and Outsider Pictures. His documentaries on subjects as varied as the Gay Pride Parade in Jerusalem and a group of Palestinian, Israeli, and Jordanian actors have earned him 13 international awards and have been screened at more than 120 international film festivals. He will be a Schusterman Visiting Israeli Artist at Emory University from January 4, 2017 to May 5, 2017.

Israel Institute Grants

  • Grant Award Year
    (in Academic Years)
  • Israel Institute Program
  • Institutional Affiliation during Grant Term
  1. 2016-2017
    Visiting Israeli Artists Program
    Emory University