CFF Mazal Means Luck
Christian Film Festival Award Winner


Title: Mazal Means  Luck


CreatorMazal Ben Yishai


Genre: Student Film


Length: 29:00


Description:  Mazal, born to a special needs couple and raised alongside them by her grandparents, documents dramatic scenes unfolding daily within her family, weaving into them archival footage from her childhood. The result is a moving social testimony to the ethical dilemmas facing Mazal about the future care for her parents.


CFF Awards: Best Student Film, Best Foreign Film




Other Awards: Maaleh Film School Graduating Ceremony (Best Documentary Film); DocAviv Film Festival (2nd Prize, Best Student Film); Jerusalem Film Festival (Best Documentary Short)



Mazal Ben Yishai (Director, Writer, Producer)

Itzik Herman (Producer)


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