The documentary film “ARLECCHINO – Behind the Masks” deals with identity through masks. The film presents 3 characters, each of which has a different, individual presence of masks in their life story. The film slowly unveils the masks from the characters, as they reveal what lies within. Yoram Binur is a journalist who covers the West Bank for Channel 2 News, and who spent 6 months living as a young Palestinian. Salim Dao is a well known, talented Arab-Israeli actor, who specializes in masks. Dr. Amir Zelikovsky is a plastic surgeon and sculptor. The film slowly unveils the masks from the characters, as they reveal the most influential elements of their own identities. Together they form a fascinating collage of Israeli reality.
Director & Screenwriter - David Noy Producers - Yoram Ivry, David Noy , Ilan Moskovitz- Cinemax Productions Cinematography - Yoram Ivry Editor - Joelle Alexis & Avi Levy Music - Yair Dallal
With Development and Production Funding from "The New Israeli Foundation for Cinema & TV" Premiered on Yes - Israeli Movie Channel
Premiered in Documentary Competition of the Haiffa International Film Festival