Meshy Koplevitch lives and works in Kibbutz Kfar Szold as an independent Filmmaker, using water color animation and video, Combining fiction and personal archive, symbols from different times and places are found and fantastically rearranged. Graduated with honors from the 'Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design', Screen Based Arts Department, 2017.

Filmography
73, 13 min, 2022
Chayan, 10 min, 2021
Claustrophobic Identikit, 2 min, 2020
War marks, 6 min, 2017
Water marks, 5 min, 2016
Memory, 3 min, 2016

 

Awards & Scholarships

2022 Prize of the Ecumencial Jury in the 68 International Online Competition of Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen

2020 Scholarship for local artist from the Upper Galilee Regional Council

2016 Aharon Dovrat Prize for originality, innovation and creativity

2016 scholarship for excellence, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design


2015 scholarship for excellence, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design

 

Collections


- video archive of the israeli center for digital art and harvard univarsity


- Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen video library

-  German TV channel '3sat TV' - purchase of  the short film 'water marks'


- Israeli Film Archive - Jerusalem Cinematheque

Selected festivals and Exhibitions
 

2022 the 68th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen (Germany)
 

2022 EPOS International Art Film Festival (Tel Aviv Cinematheque)

2022 acubia-Gallery of Contemporary Art - group exhibition (Jerusalem)

2022 exhibition at the Mahnayim Gallery with Rachel Rabinovitch (Israel)

2021 Bar-David museum - 'The Yellow Stones Trail' -group exhibition (Israel)

2021 Tel Hai - The Other Side Gallery -group exhibition (Israel)

2021 'Wide load' Gallery for Israeli Art, group exhibition, Tivon Memorial Center (Israel)

2020 Animest International Animation Film Festival (Romania) 

2019 Balkanima European Animated film festival

2018 'smoke on the water' exhibition with Eli Koplevitch (Israel)

2018 Australian International Animation Festival

2018 New Zealand International Film Festival

2018 Israel Festival Jerusalem

2018 Teder video room 30X5X5 (Israel)


2018 'fresh paint' exhibition - Video incubator (Israel)

2018 screening at German TV channel '3sat TV' (Germany)

2018 Animasivo Festival of Contemporary Animation (Mexico City)

2017 'Loaded Silence' exhibition at the Wilfred Museum (Israel)

2017 Assif Festival at the Tel Aviv Cinemateque (Israel)

2017 Haifa International Film Festival (Israel)

2017 TLVinLDN festival (London)

2017 ANIFILM International Animation Festival(Trebon, Czech Republic)

 

2017 LINOLEUM animation festival (Kyiv, Ukraine)

2016 the 63rd International Short Film Festival Oberhausen (Germany)

2016 International animation Film Festival FANTOCHE (Switzerland)

2016 International animation Film Festival ANIMATOR (Poland)

2016 International animation film festival HAFF (holland) 

2016 International Short Film Festival Tricky women (Austria)

 

2016 International Short Film Festival Zone festival (Montréal)


2016 International Short Film Festival Tabor (Croatia) 


2016 International Short Film Festival Lago Film Fest (Italy)


2016 Exhibition at Cinema Galerie - retrospective of Israeli cinema(Brussels)