Family in Transition


The story of a family in Nahariya, a small traditional town in Israel, whose lives change completely after their father finally decides to tell his family that he's a transgender woman. Their mother chooses to stay with her spouse through the whole process, but just as it seems that life is back to normal, she takes a sharp turn and shakes everything up again.


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Production Company: Makor Film fund, Yes docu, Mifal Hapais
Duration: 70 min. ,52 min.
Date of Release: 2018
Country of Production: Israel

Shooting Format: HD
Language: Hebrew
Subtitles: English

Festivals & Awards

  • LA Israeli Film Festival, USA, 2018

  • DocAviv Film Festival, Israel, 2018
    WINNER Best Film Award

  • DOC NYC, USA, 2018

  • Zonta International Film Festival, Canada, 2019

  • Guangzhou Doc Film Festival, China, 2019
    In Competition

  • Raindance International Film Festival, United Kingdom , 2019

  • Kassel DocFest, Germany, 2019

  • Bangkok Screening Room, Thailand, 2019

  • Zonta International Film Festival, Canada, 2019

  • Gender Reel Film Festival, USA, 2019

  • DocsMX, Mexico, 2019

  • Krakow International Film Festival, Poland, 2019

  • Montreal Israeli Film Festival, Canada, 2019

  • Winnipeg Jewish Film Festival, Canada, 2019

  • Harrisburg Jewish Film Festival, USA, 2019

  • Washington Jewish Film Festival, USA, 2019

  • Toronto Jewish Film Festival, Canada, 2019

  • Torino LGBT International Film Festival, Italy, 2019

  • Out & Loud - Pune Queer International Film Festival, India, 2019

  • Outview International Film Festival, Greece, 2019

  • Cinequest, USA, 2019

Involved Broadcasters

yes Docu – DBS Satellite Service

World Sales


Family Story, Human Interest / Social Issues, LGBTQ+, Personal Stories, Social Issues, Women Stories