Enter the world of Ohad Naharin, renowned choreographer and artistic director of the Batsheva Dance Company. “Mr. Gaga”, eight years in the making, captures the elusive beauty of contemporary dance and immerses the audience in the creative process behind Batsheva’s unique performances. Using intimate rehearsal footage, extensive unseen archive materials and stunning dance sequences, acclaimed director Tomer Heymann ("Paper Dolls", "I shot my Love") tells the fascinating story of an artistic genius who redefined the language of modern dance.
||Israel, Sweden, Germany, Netherlands
||English, Hebrew with English Subtitles
Tomer Heymann, Director
Tomer Heymann is an Israeli filmmaker. He is best known for his work on the documentary films Paper Dolls, Mr.Gaga and Who's Gonna Love Me Now?
Heymann has directed different documentary films and television shows, most of them long-term follow-ups and personal documentations. His films won major awards at different prestigious film festivals.
Audience Award, SXSW, Austin, TX | Audience Choice Award and the Documentary Award, Tirana International Film Festival, Tirana | Special Jury Award and the Audience Choice Award, CRONOGRAF International Film Festival, Moldova | Best Documentary Award, Sofia International Film Festival, Bulgaria | International Documentary Award, Tempo Documentary Festival, Sweden