Sandy S. Dubowski

Sandi Simcha DuBowski  is a filmmaker and writer based in New York. His current project, Trembling Before G-d is currently in theatrical release in the United States, Israel, and Germany (in the U.S. with New Yorker Films), and was launched at New York’s Film Forum to incredible audience, critical, and box office response. It broke Film Forum’s Opening Day box office records previously held by Paris Is Burning. Trembling has been the recipient of ten awards including The Teddy Award for Best Documentary at the Berlin Film Festival, The Mayor’s Prize for the Jewish Experience at the Jerusalem Film Festival, and The Grand Jury Prize for Best Documentary at OUTFEST Los Angeles. The film was nominated for the 2002 Independent Spirit Awards for the IFC/Directv Truer Than Fiction Award. It is being co-produced and broadcast by Keshet/Channel Two in Israel, the first co-production with U.S. producers and will be broadcast in Israel in late 2002. It will also be broadcast by Arte in France/Germany in 2002.