A Peabody Award-winning director and producer. Hilla Medalia has received three Emmy nominations, and won the Golden Warsaw Phoenix, as well as the jury awards at FIPA, and Faito doc. Hilla’s most recent film “Dancing in Jaffa” premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival, won the editing award at Docaviv and the “Honorary One Future” award at Munich Film Festival. Danicng in Jaffa is expected to have its theatrical release in 2014 in the US, France, and Germany and is participating in Sundance Institute Film Forward program. For her documentary “After the Storm” (MTV), Hilla won an Audience Award at the Woodstock Film Festival and the Crystal Heart Award at Heartland Festival. Past projects include “To Die in Jerusalem” (HBO), “Happy You’re Alive” (ch1 Israel) and “Numbered” (YES) which won the Silver Hugo at Chicago International Film Festival and “Best Debut Documentary” at the Israeli Documentary Awards. Hilla holds an M.A. from Southern Illinois University and is a co-founder of New York based Know Productions.