SNAILS IN THE RAIN
DCP-HD -2013 – Israel– 85 min – Color - Drama
SNAILS IN THE RAIN
Original title: SNAILS IN THE RAIN
A film by Yariv Mozer
Tel Aviv, Summer 1989. Boaz, a beautiful and alluring linguistics student, receives anonymous, male written love letters,that undermines his sexual identity and interfere his peaceful life with his beloved girlfriend. Based on a short story from the book “The Garden of Dead Trees” (Zmorah Bitan 1995), by author Yossi Avni Levy.
Original language: Hebrew
Produced by: Produced by MOZER FILMS Ltd in co-production with REGAL Corporation and FIG TREE Studios SL
Tel-aviv LGBT Festival 2013 Festival des films du monde Canada 2013 Sao Paulo International Film Festival 2013 Cape Town Festival, South Africa 2013 Chennai International Film Festival 2013 Pune International Film Festival 2014 Mardi Gras Film Festival 2014 Guadalajara Film Festival 2014 LiberCine (Festival internacioal de cine sobre diversidad sexual y genero) 2014 Avvantura Filmforum Zadar, Croatia 2014 Festival Mix Brasil 2014 Bloomington Pride Film Festival
Yariv Mozer had graduated with distinction from Tel-Aviv University’s Film and Television Department (2003). He is currently completing his first feature film "Snails in the rain", supported by The Rabinovich film fund. Previously he directed the documentaries, "The Invisible Men" (Israel-The Netherlands 2012), Winner of The 2012 Doc Aviv Special Jury Award and "My First War" (Israel 2008), a co-production with Zdf-Arte, Winner of The Doc Aviv Special Jury Award, IDFA First Appearance Nominee and Best Film Winner of The Toronto Jewish Film Festival. Mozer had also produced more than 15 Documentary films, among them are "The Heart of Jenin" (Germany 2008), Israeli Academy Award Nominee "The House on Tabenkin st." (Israel 2008) and more. Yariv Mozer, teacher and former head of Entrepreneur Production Studies at the Jerusalem Sam Spiegel Film School (2007-2010), former Supervising Producer of Israeli production company "Alma Films" (2005-2007) and has also served as director of the 10th Tel Aviv International Student Film Festival (2004) which hosted in Tel Aviv: Mr. Richard Gere (USA), Mr. Patrice Leconte (France), Ms. Catherine Breillat (France), Mr. Thomas Vinterberg (Denmark) and Mr. Nabil Ayouch (Morocco).