The Journalists

Idit Avrahami, Documentary Series, 2010

6 Episodes - 4o Minutes each

“An important series. Describes the ongoing complex process of decline of the printed press and its’ consequences. Clarifies the importance of the journalism’s struggle in the age of digitalization.”
Anat Balint
Walla
“Well worth the watch, fascinating in times.”
Smadar Shiloni
Ynet
"Fascinating parable about the society we live in"
Time Out

Docaviv 2011

SYNOPSIS

The Journalists is a documentary series that follows what may be the death of ‎print journalism as Israel enters the Age of Digitalization. ‎

The Journalists is a documentary series that follows, in real time, what may be the death of print journalism as Israel enters the Age of Digitalization. As television and the internet become center stage in today’s media world and the forces of the global economic crisis set the tone, the stature of the Israeli printed press seem to slowly deteriorate.

Stills

DIRECTOR

Idit Avrahami

CREW

  • Idit Avrahami – Director
  • Assaf Amir – Producer
  • Uri Ackerman, Oded Kirma – Directors of Photography
  • Boaz Leon – Editor
  • Israel Bright – Original Score
  • Avi Mizrahi – Sound Design
  • Idan Shemesh – Sound Recording
  • Shira Perry, Nofar Moshe – Researchers

Participants

  • ֿNir Gontaz
  • Eran Swissa
  • Alon Idan
  • Gidi Weitz
  • Gidi Maron
  • Oded Shalom
  • Ran Reznik

FUNDING & SUPPORT