Special Events 2012

Opening Night Gala
Saturday, June 9, Wohl Amphitheater , Ganey Yehoshua
19:00 – Cocktail reception
19:45 – Opening Night Gala emceed by Ziona Patriot and Talula Bonet
Opening Film: Leave It on the Floor

Master Class with Michelle Mangan
Monday, June 11, 16:00 Cinematheque 4
A festival programmer from the UK in a lecture on how to promote lesbian films
in the world of LGBT film festivals. In association with the british councille
(BI-ARTS). The lecture is in English, free admission

Master Class: Johanna Jackie Baier
Monday, June 11, 18:00 LGBT Center
Johanna Jackie Baier is a transgender filmmaker and photographer who
presented her film “House of Shame” last year in TLVFest. She will speak about
her cinematic work and photography. She will also present her project THE
BROKEN MIRROR. The lecture is in English, free admission

“With Every Heartbeat” Party
Monday, June 11, 21:00 Barvaz 10 Hamehuga st.
Free admission

TLVFest Pitching Session – Documentary
Tuesday, June 12, 15:00 cinematheque 5
Supported by the Rabinovich Film Fund
The session is in English, free admission

TLVFest Pitching Session – Narrative
Wednesday, June 13, 15:00 cinematheque 4
Supported by the Rabinovich Film Fund
The session is in English, free admission

Music and Alcohol Night at the Piano Bar
Wednesday, June 13,
13 Levontine St. Tel Aviv
Doors open 20:00
From midnight live shows by osh-ree, Omer Nakar, Or Ben Ezra, and Ohad Shragai.
Free admission.

Professional Panel Discussion
Thursday, June 14,16:00 Cinematheque 4
Festival programmers alongside film industry professionals will discuss their
agenda. The session is in English, free admission

Panel Discussion with Festival Guests from Turkey
Thursday, June 14, 18:00 Cinematheque 4
Following the screening of “Çürük – The Pink Report” (The film is screened with
English subtitles. The session will be held in English)

Ultimate Happy
Thursday, June 14, 18:00 LGBT Center
Dir: Yoav Schlezinger
A mockumentary about the journey of 3 gay men from New York seeking the
path to happiness in the world of circuit parties in New York City through drugs,
sex and dancing. Conversation with the director to follow the screening
(USA/Israel, 2011, 25min; English without subtitles)
Free Admission, session will be held in English

Turkish party with D.J Ipek
Thursday, June 14, Midnight
Shpagat Bar – 43 Nahalat Binyamin Tel Aviv
Free admission

TLVFest Film Awards Ceremony

Hosted by Peaches Christ the drag queen sensation from Sun Francisco.
Saturday, June 16, 20:30 Cinematheque 3
Closing night film: “Turning”

TLVFest Closing Party
Saturday, June 16, 22:00 Punch Line, 6 haarbaa st. Tel Aviv
Special Performance by Gallina Port Des Bras’ School of Drag
DJ Daniel Mariuma. Free Admission