I’m Ready

School: The Maaleh School of Television & Film

Director: Esther Siton-Katz

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The special relationship between an elderly father and his Down's syndrome son breaks down when the father's memory begins to fail due to the onset of Alzheimer's disease. The collapse of their stable routine force upon the two a painful resolution.


Duration: 15 min.

Country: Israel

Language: Hebrew

Year: 2009

Genre: Fiction (Drama)

Topic: Family, Otherness, Senior/Aging

Cast & Crew

Director: Esther Siton-Katz

Producer: Chaya Kutner

Writer: Esther Siton-Katz

Actors: Avinoam Mor Chaim, Moshe Gottleib

Festivals & Awards


Jewish Film Festival Miami, USA

Israel Film Festival New York, USA

Festival for Special Needs Actors, Jerusalem, Israel

Munich Student Film Festival

Jewish Film Festival, Jerusalem, Israel


Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, USA

Moscow Special Needs Film Festival, Russia

Hong Kong Jewish Film Festival

International Film Festival, Haifa, Israel

Israeli Film Festival, Nice, France

Aspen shortfest, USA

Jewish Film Festival San-Diego, Usa

Jewish Film Festival, Warsaw, Poland


Jewish Film Festival, Toronto Canada

Jewish Film Festival, Athens Ohio USA