Oded Hirsch: Leventhal Visiting Artists Screening

November 2, 2017
Portrait of Oded Hirsch wearing a hat and looking through a camera

2017 Leventhal Visiting Artist Program

 

Oded Hirsch

Israeli filmmaker & photographer 
 
Oded was born and raised on Kibbutz Affkim. He has Bachelor of Design and Education from the NB School of Design in Israel and a Masters of Fine Arts from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. The New York Times “Mesmerizing video art communicates urgency and dedication.” The Voice “his films are beguiling and they offer poignant visions, grand and small, of spiritual fulfillment.” 
 
Screenings for both programs Include:
Short Films: 50 Blue, Tochka, Nothing New, and Safe Passage (post production clips) his newest film focusing on disabled people struggling on a zodiac boat on the Mediterranean Sea.
Oded will discuss and screen his avant garde short films, followed by Q&A an light refreshments. 
Programs are free and open to the public.
 
Monday, November 6
The Ohio State University
7p.m. Stillman Hall, 1947 College Rd N
Parking available in OSU garage on N. High St. north of the Ohio Union
 
Tuesday, November 7
Denison University
7:30p.m. Slater Student Union
200 Ridge Rd, Granville, Ohio
 
Exceprt from 50 Blue
Excerpt from '50 Blue'