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Year of Production 2024

ECFA Award Winner

Swimming with Wings

English title: Swimming with Wings
Original title: Swimming with Wings
Netherland, Israel, 2023, 10 min.

Director: Daphna Awadish Golan
Production company:
Valk producties
Kijkduinstraat 48
2014DE Haarlem

Co-producers: The Hive Studio
Age recommendation: 6 years and up
Film genre: Documentary

Leaving home to live in a new country isn’t easy at all. Lyri moves to the Netherlands with her family and talks about her experiences. Given the choice, she would have preferred to stay in Israel. So many things are foreign and different now. What strikes her most, though, is that the children here learn to swim in their street clothes.

Olympia International FF 2023 (EFCA Award)
Lisbon International CFF 2023 (ECFA Award)
...and many others, see website