Catherine the Great

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(5 min) Israel

Director/Producer: Anna Kuntsman

Description:

Catherine, a young woman from Moldova, answers an appealing ad that calls for work overseas. She receives a plane ticket and arrives in Tel Aviv, Israel, without the slightest notion about the cruelty that awaits her. A personal account of human trafficking in Israel, Catherine the Great possesses a unique style of animation, lending additional power to this story.

Biography:

Anna Kuntsman lives in Tel Aviv. Anna is an independent designer and creator. She has been drawing and painting since childhood, and has a degree in visual communications from the Holon Institute of Technology, Israel. She is currently a motion graphics designer and illustrator. Catherine the Great is her debut film.