Cock Fight

Over the past twenty-five years, The Jerusalem Sam Spiegel Film School has won 16 Best Film School Program awards in student film festivals; received 407 awards, including at Cannes, Berlin and Venice; and was honored with 183 international festival retrospectives in 55 countries, including in... Read More

Written and Directed by Sigalit Liphshitz

On a hot summer day, an Israeli chicken breeder, accompanied by his Romanian worker is driving his Chickens to the market. Upon arriving at a Palestinian road-block, they are brought to a halt. Marziano the farmer, in his attempts to get through, is forced to confront the commander in charge – Nabil, a former worker in Marziano’s chicken-coop. 

14 min, fiction, 2000

First Prize - Montpellier International Film Festival, 2000
The Jury Award for Best Film of the Festival – Munich International Festival of Film School, Germany, 2000
Special Mention (The Wolgin Awards Competition) – The  Jerusalem International Film Festival, Israel,  2000.
Best Student Production Award – 50th Melbourne International Film Festival, Australia 2001