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Eran Kolirin

Acclaimed Israeli director Eran Kolirin (42) had a fulminating debut with The Band’s Visit (2007), that won over 50 prestigious awards all over the world, including the Jury Prize – Un Certain Regard, at Cannes, eight trophies at the Israeli Film Academy Awards and the European Discovery title from the European Film Academy. In 2004, he wrote and directed the TV film The Long Journey. His second feature film, The Exchange (2012), was in competition for the Golden Lion at Venice FF. Beyond the Mountains and Hills is a coproduction between Israel, Germany and the Netherlands and marks his return to Cannes, in the same section, after nines years.