Dec 19, 2009 Uncategorized
Eyal Sivan – Biography
Eyal Sivan was born in 1964 in Haifa. He spent his youth in Jerusalem. There he also began his work as a photographer. In 1985 he emigrated to France and has since lived in Paris. With his move to the French capital, also began his work as a freelance filmmaker and writer.
Sivan’s first film Aqabat Jaber, Passing Through (1987), a documentary about Palestinian refugees, will include awards at the festival Cinéma du Réel in Paris, the Festikon Amsterdam, in Oakland, Belfort and Mannheim.