CAPTAIN

German Age Rating

As captain of his basketball team, 13-year-old Omri enjoys the respect of his teammates. His coach treats him preferentially but also harasses him sexually. On the day of the biggest game of the season, Omri decides to end things, but comes to realize that this is not an easy task.



  • Duration: 12 Min.

  • Film School: MFA, Minshar School for Art Tel Aviv

Also in this Program:
FACING IT
SCHOOLYARD BLUES
SON OF WIND
SONS OF NO ONE

tags: Violence, Sexuality, Feature Film

Cast: Eitan Gimelman, Eyal Shechter, Lulu Shafrir

Credits

Screenplay: Tommy Shles Shafrir

Director of Photography: Adi Mozes

Film Editor: Tommy Shles Shafrir

Sound: Tal Zribech

Producer: Tal Duer

Director: Tommy Shles Shafrir

biography

Born in Israel in 1989, Tommy Shles Shafrir was an accomplished athlete in high school. In 2018, he graduated from the Minshar School of Art with a degree in film studies. His short film ONE-WAY TICKET (2015) was screened in Cannes. Today, he directs clips and edits documentaries while working on his first feature-length film.

Screenings

Tuesday, 11/20/2018, 7:30 PM (78 Min.)
Filmmuseum
Friday, 11/23/2018, 2:30 PM (78 Min.)
Filmmuseum