Gad Abittan

Film Critic, France

B.A. in French Literature, M.A. in Film Studies (Sorbonne, Paris), Gad Abittan, recently awarded by French Ministry of Culture, for the writing of a book on Israeli cinema — to be edited 2014/15 — makes his living as journalist, film and art critic (Press Card no 76092; Film Critic’s Card no.139) for French reviews as L’Arche and L’Avant-Scene Cinema and other French publications in Israel, Switzerland, Belgium and Canada.  As Filmmaker and freelance journalist, Gad Abittan, is shooting actually a long and personal documentary on Jerusalem (Stern Street’ Stars).