Jerusalem Film Festival

Kochava Levi, a 31-year-old housewife of Yemeni descent, was taken hostage during an attack on the Savoy hotel in Tel Aviv (March 1975). Over the course of one night, she transformed herself into a fearless heroine. However, by dawn, she was left with nothing but shame.

Director: Zohar Wagner

Producer: Zohar Wagner


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Production Company: Zohar Wagner Films
Duration: 78 min.
Date of Release: 2022
Country of Production: Israel

Shooting Format: 6K, 16mm
Language: Hebrew, Arabic
Subtitles: Hebrew, English
Unavailable Territories: France, Germany

Festivals & Awards

  • Jerusalem Film Festival 2022
    Winner - Best Documentary Director, Best Editing

Involved Broadcasters

Kan - Israeli Public Broadcast Corporation, RBB, ARTE

Involved Institutions and Other Financiers

Gesher Multicultural Film Fund, The New Fund for Cinema and TV, Van Leer Institute


Creative Documentary, Current Affairs, Drama Documentary, History, Human Interest / Social Issues, Politics, Women Stories