Moran Ifergan

An Israeli independent director and editor. Born and raised to a traditional Moroccan family in south Israel. Moran graduates the Sam Spiegel film school in Jerusalem. Her personal and poignant short documentaries aired on Israeli Television and were screened at festivals all around, attracting a great amount of public attention. Her last movie, “Maternity Leave”, was screened at MoMA”, in 2013. Moran’s cinema deals with a political social and gender issues in the Israeli society from a personal and poetic point of view. “HAKIR” (wall), is her first full-length documentary where she spent a year inside the ladies’ section of the Western Wall in Jerusalem Temple mount.