Ronit Weiss-Berkowitz

Ronit Weiss-Berkowitz

Residency Dates:
January 15, 2019 – May 9, 2019

One of the founders of the screenwriting program at the Sam Spiegel School of Film and Television and, currently, a professor at Tel Aviv University’s Film Department, Weiss-Berkowitz has been actively involved with many aspects of filmmaking. She has been the head writer or writer for various television drama series; she has also been a script editor and has directed documentaries on a wide range of subjects. She was Editor-in-Chief at Keter Publishing House, one of the largest publishers in Israel, and has edited books by celebrated writers, including Amoz Oz, Shemi Zarhin, and Nava Semel.

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Israel Institute Grants

  • Grant Award Year
    (in Academic Years)
  • Israel Institute Program
  • Institutional Affiliation during Grant Term
  1. 2018-2019
    Visiting Israeli Artists Program
    San Diego State University