Ron Fogel

Film Critic, Israel

Experience as a film critic, lecturer and artistic director

2007-today:   Film critic on Israeli public television and radio “KAN”, Seret website (
2012-today: Publishes articles about cinema in several magazine such as “Cinemateque” (,”Liberal”(
2013 Founding member, Israeli film critic’s organization.
2014-today: Film critic on the sport’s channel
2018-today: Academic adviser to the MA Interdisciplinary Program for Culture and Film Studies, University of Haifa Israel


2014-today: Lector in the Israeli film fund
2017-today: Lector in the film department of the Israeli ministry of culture
2018-today: Lector in the Rabinovich film fund (Israel’s largest film fund)
2019-today: Lector in Makor film fund
2021-today: Lector in Galil film fund

Film festivals

2005-today: Member of the organizing committee of TLVFest-Israeli lgbt film festival
2008 Member of the organizing committee of the New Zealand film festival in Israel
2011-today: Artistic director, Korean film festival in Israel
2013 organizer of the Israeli film week in Seoul, South Korea
2015-today: Film correspondent to major film festivals such as Cannes (France), Busan (South Korea), Tallinn black nights (Estonia)
2017-today: Artistic director, Chinese film festival in Israel
2020: Programmer-Carmel international film festival
2020: Member of the Fipresci jury ,Taipei Golden Horse film festival
2021: President of the Fipresci Jury, Cannes film festival


Film academies

2008-today: Member of the Israeli academy of film and television. Since 2021 member of the board
2021: Member of the European film academy