Leftover Women


LEFTOVER WOMEN is how the Chinese describe educated women in their mid-20s who are still single. With
extraordinary access, the film follows three remarkable women on a quest to find Mr. Right before society deems them Leftover .

Producer: Hilla Medalia, Shosh Shlam


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Production Company: Medalia Productions, Shlam Productions
Duration: 84 min.
Date of Release: 2019
Country of Production: Israel

Shooting Format: HD
Language: Chinese
Subtitles: Hebrew, English
Unavailable Territories: Netherlands

Festivals & Awards

  • Tribeca Fim Festival, USA 2019
    World Premiere

  • HOTDOCS, Canada 2019

  • Docaviv Int'l Film Festival, Israel 2019
    Best Directors and Best Editing Awards

Involved Broadcasters

yes Docu – DBS Satellite Service, VPRO, DR, YLE, SVT, ZDF ARTE, NRK

World Sales

Vesna Cudic- Metfilm Sales


Current Affairs, Human Interest / Social Issues, Personal Stories, Social Issues, Women Stories