Itai Tamir was born in Israel in 1958. Itai has been working as an assistant director and line producer since 1980 producing Israeli feature films and co productions with France , UK, USA, and around the world.
Itai has joined Transfax in 2003.
Since then he produced with Marek Rozenbaum 7 feature films as well as 8 documentary films.
CURRENTLY IN POST-PRODUCTION:
MY AUSTRALIA – Directed by Ami Drozd Co-Prod with Poland (Apple films)
INFILTRATION – Directed by Dover Kosashvili Co-Prod with France (Sophie Dulac Productions)
FULL-LENGTH FEATURE FILMS:
2009 BENA – Directed by Niv Klainer Co Prod with France (Ez films)
2008 7 MINUTES IN HEAVEN – Directed by Omri Givon Co prod with France and hungary (Ez films and KMH)
2007 TEHILIM – Directed by Raphael Nadjari; Co-Prod with France (SHILO FILMS )
Cannes Film Festival 2007 – Official competition
2007 VASERMIL – Directed by Mushon Salmona
Jerusalem Film Festival 2007 – Grand Jury Award for best film
Thessaloniki IFF competition 2007
Rotterdam IFF 2008
2007 LOVE LIFE - Directed by Maria Schrader; Co-Prod. With Germany ( X- Filme)
2006 THE BELLY DANCER – Directed by Marek Rozenbaum
2005 CLOSE TO HOME – Directed by Dalia Hager and Vidi Bilu
Forum of New Cinema Berlinale 2006- CICAE Prize ; Jerusalem IFF- Best Script Award 2005 ; Puzan IFF 2005; Tribeca Film Festival 2006
2005 LIVE AND BECOME - Directed by Radu Mihaileanu Co Prod with France (Elzevir)
Berlin Film Festival – Audience Award 2005
Copenhagen IFF – Best script and Best film Award
2004 OR- Directed by Keren Yedeaya Co Prod with France (Bizibi)
Cannes Film Festival, 2004 - Camera d’Or Prize , Grand Prix-Semain de la Critique; Jerusalem film festival 2004 - Wolgin award for best film; Bratislava FF 2004 - Best Film Award; Dortmund FF 2005 Best Film Award.
2004 TO TAKE A WIFE- Directed by Ronit and Shlomi Elkabetz Co-prod with France (Zanagar Pictures)
Venice Film festival- Critics Award, 2004; Best Actress award- Jerusalem film festival 2004;
Hamburg FF -Prize of the Hamburg Filmfest Critics;Best Actor, Thessaloniki IFF 2004
2004 AVANIM – Directed by Raphael Nadjari Co-prod with France (BVNG) for ARTE
Special Panorama- Berlin Film Festival, 2004; Karlovy Vary 2004; Jerusalem Film Festival 2004; Montreal Film festival 2004; Reflet d’Or for best film – Cinema Tout Ecran, Geneva 2004;Official Section Award for best film and Special Jury Award - Sevilla FF 2004
Nominated for best Actress in the European Acadey Award , Barcelona 2004
AND MANY MORE.......
2005 39 POUNDS OF LOVE – Directed by Danny Menkin
2005 THE DIARIES OF YOSSEF NACHMANY – Directed by Dalia Karpel
2005 Be Fruitful and Multiply – Directed by Shosh Shlam
2004 ODESSA ODESSA - Directed by Michal Buganim *Co-Prod with France (Moby Dick)
Jerusalem film festival 2004; Sundance film festival 2005
2004 FROM LANGUAGE TO LANGUAGE – Directe by Nurit Aviv *Co-prod w/ France for ARTE
Best documentary- Doc Aviv- Tel Aviv., 2004
FILMS DIRECTED BY ITAI TAMIR:
" TROCHENBROD " - DOCUMENTRY FILM ABOUT A TOWN IN UKRAINE
" OYSTER " - DOCUMENTRY FILM ABOUT MODERN DANCE IN CHINA
" THE BABYSITTER " – T.V. DRAMA 30 MIN.
" THE STAGE FEVER " - DOCUMENTRY FILM