Mushon Salmona was born in Beer-Sheba, Israel in 1970. He moved to London in 1994 and holds a B.A. in Communication and an M.A. in Cultural and Critical Studies from University College, London. His Short Film 'Father's Day'(UK. 1998) exhibited in the Manchester kino Short film festival. He worked in television as a researcher, location director and developer and was involved on such documentary projects as 'The 50 Years War'(BBC, 1998) and 'Warrior: from civilian to soldier'(PBS and Discovery, 2002). During that time he produced and directed the short documentary 'Beer Sheba Concrete'(Israel, 2003) about youth in his hometown.
After returning to israel, Mushon Salmona directed his first feature film, ' Vasermil ',(Israel,2007). The film won the Golden Gate award at the San Francisco International Film Festival, 2008. The Wolgin award, Grand Jury prize at the Jerusalem International Film Festival, 2007. And was nominated for the Golden Alexander, Thessalonica International Film Festival 2007. The film was distributed in France and carried on to Participate in numerous international film festivals around the world including Karlovy Vary, Rotterdam, Melbourne and more.
He received a writing grant from the Israeli Film Fund for 'The Invisibles' , produced in 2014 (Official Selection – Haifa International Film Festival 2014).
צילום: איתי נבון, במחנה