Ada Ushpiz

BA in philosophy and literature, BA in general history in the framework of the direct PhD track, Tel Aviv University, Film studies, diploma, London Film School. 1973-2007 -Journalist at "Ha'aretz", newspaper. Awarded last examples of script writing, producing and directing full-length documentaries: Vita Activa, The Spirit of Hannah Arendt, IDFA (2015), MUNIC (2015), JFF, Jerusalem (2015), Kassel (2015), Santa Barbara (Best documentary award, 2016), JF, Washington (2016), Atlanta (2016), Pittsburg (2016) Istanbul (2016), Gutenberg, (2016), FIFDH, Paris (2016), Amsterdam IF (2016), Los Angeles, Belgrade, (2016), Sole Luna Palermo, Sole Luna Milano. Women Festival South Korea (2016). Commercial theatrical screening: Israel, USA, Italy, Balkans, Germany, Taiwan, Portugal, Canada, Carrabin, Australia. "Good Garbage" (2013) JIFF, Oscar nominee, Michel More festival, USA, Shanghai TV Festival Best film award, Sole Luna Doc FF – Best film award. "Desert Brides, Best film award at Doc Aviv 2008, Best film award, International Women Festival of Rechovot, Best photography award, IDFF.. "Blood Engagement" , DocAviv 2004 (honorable mentioning), the documentary film festival in Munich (2004), Human Rights Festival in Barcelona 2004, the International Women's Films Festival in Rehovot (2004), Anthropological Film Festival in Astra, Rumania (2004), the Israeli Festival in Paris (2004), "Asurot" , Honorable mentioning JFF, Honorable mentioning in Sundance , Best Film Award at Leipzig, Young Judges Prize.

Films