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Swimming With Wings

A short animated documentary that examines the immigration experience through the eyes of a little Israeli girl learning how to swim with clothes on in the Netherlands.

Director: Daphna Awadish
NL Producer: Richard Valk, Valk Productions 
IL Producer: Amit Gicelter, The Hive Studio 
Distribution: Studio Wasia 
Sales: SND Films

The Netherlands Film Fund
The Stimulering Fund
The Israeli Lottery Fund
Next Talent program 
Awards and Festivals: 
ECFA Documentary Film Award - Olympia International Film Festival, Greece

Honourable Mention - Ottawa International Animation Festival, Canada

Warsaw Film Festival, Poland
FIPAdoc International Documentary Festival, France

Dok Leipzig, Germany
Animest, Romania
Kaohsiung Film Festival Animest, Taiwan 
BANJALUKA Int' Animated Film Festival, Bosnia 
Animateka Animated Film Festival, Slovenia
Anima - The Brussels Animation Film Festival, Belgium 
Miami Jewish Film Festival, USA
ZOOM – ZBLIŻENIA International Film Festival, Poland
Children's Film Festival Seattle, USA
Psaroloco International Children's & Young People’s Film Festival, Greece


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