Roni Bahat was born and raised in Tel Aviv, where she lives and creates to this day.
Her directorial debut OLD THING had its International Premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (tiff), European Premiere at Cinemed in Montpellier, won the Audience Award and a Special Mention at the Tel Aviv International Student Film Festival and these days continues its festival tour around the world.
In 2015 Roni wrote and co-produced the independent short film FLAGS which premiered at the Long Short Film Festival at the Tel Aviv Cinematheque and participated in the Cinema South International Film Festival.
Roni is also a poet and the producer of the Narrative Greenhouse Women Program at NFCT – The New Fund for Cinema and TV.
Roni studied at the Minshar School of Art and she also has a bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Sciences from The Academic College of Tel-Aviv-Yaffo.