Roach

  • Animation

  • Country of production: Israel

  • Year of production: 2016

  • Length: 14 minutes

  • Language: Hebrew (English subtitles)

 

Writer, Director, Animation and production: Jonathan Hashiloni

Background Design: Noa Griner

Sound Design: Dror H. Shieman

Original Soundtrack: Omri Behr

Compositing and VFX: Liran Tabib

Compositing Assistant: Tess Hashiloni

Voice Actors: Shira Naor, Yuval Mendelson, Arad Nir

 Other Voices: Robby Elmaliah, Gal Gabay, Irmy Shik Blum, Jonathan Hashiloni, Rachel Rudman, Ehud Hashiloni, Niv Majar, Karin Pinto

 

Synopsis:

A horror/love story that takes place in nuclear-Apocalypse threatened Tel-Aviv, between Penny, a lonely young woman, and Izzy, her shy yet voyeuristic neighbour. The affair ends abruptly with Izzy's disappearance after a mysterious explosion takes place, leaving penny behind in the company of a pesky cockroach she is determined to kill no matter what.

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