Festivals & Awards
Jerusalem Film Festival
Nir Berger is a screenwriter and director from Israel, graduate of TAU film school and current participant of the DFFB’s Serial Eyes program in Berlin. In the last 5 years he has created, written and directed TV series, web series and short films in various genres – from animated comedy, through sketch shows and all the way to live-action, serialized drama. Some of his recent work: creating, co-writing and directing the award-winning animated web series “Dead End” for the Israeli Public Broadcasting Corporation, which has reached nearly 2 million views in Israel (in a 7 million Hebrew-speaking population); creating, co-writing and directing the sci-fi comedy series “Big Nothing” (Yes Kidz); co-creating the comedy web series “Contacts”, which has reached over 2 million views with only three episodes; writing & directing the short film “Touch”, recently participating in Jerusalem Film Festival; co-developing a new dramedy series for the IPBC; and writing on staff for various other TV shows, among them the successful sketch show “Ha-Yehudim Ba’im” and the family sitcom “Tsafuf”.