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Ruth Diskin

Managing Director

Founded in 2001, Ruth Diskin Films Ltd. specializes in the distribution of films with distinctive content produced for viewers worldwide. The company facilitates the promotion, marketing, distribution and exhibition of independent films. Ruth Diskin Films Ltd. represents the finest contemporary independent Israeli filmmaking and filmmakers along with filmmakers from around the world.

Out of over 140 programs annually considered for inclusion in our catalogue, Ruth Diskin Films Ltd. chooses only a few artistically excellent and compelling works that largely address human rights, Jewish content and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Our films tend to be character-driven stories that address broad and diverse audiences. Many of the films included in the Ruth Diskin Films Ltd. collection have been screened and won awards at major film festivals around the world, including Cannes, Sundance, Berlin, HotDocs, IDFA, and Leipzig.

As one of the highly acclaimed Israeli distributors, Ruth Diskin Films Ltd. works with organizations and institutions that integrate non-commercial, educational media into their programs. This includes colleges and universities, archives, art cinemas, libraries, museums, galleries, and symposiums.

Each year Ruth Diskin Films Ltd. grants international marketing & distribution services awards to the Best Documentary Film at the Israeli Documentary Forum as well as to the Best Documentary Film of the DocAviv International Film Festival, Israel’s leading film industry events. Ruth Diskin, the company's Managing Director, offers her services as a consultant to many film organizations in Israel in addition to serving as a jury member at various prestigious film festivals worldwide. Ruth Diskin herself serves as a member of the board of a number of cultural institutions including the Jerusalem Foundation, the Khan Jerusalem Theater and as a consultant to the Jerusalem Film Fund.

With over 25 years of experience in marketing and distribution in the international arena, Ruth Diskin, along with her team ensure that films reach diverse and varied audiences across the globe.

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