The Hidden Fountain

  • Documentary 

  • Country of production: Israel

  • Year of production: 2019

  • Length: 97 minutes

  • Language: Hebrew (English subtitles)



Director, writer and producer: Raquel Chalfi

Cinematographers: Jorge Gurvich,  Avital Merkler, Daniel Tadmon Chalfi,

Raquel Chalfi

Editor: Raquel Chalfi


The little orphan-girl who survived a harsh life and finally became the

sculptor-poet Miriam Chalfi – refuses to let me, her daughter,

make a film about her. 

I finally crack the taboo – and during 24 years of work the film tries to

decipher the riddle of the Hidden Fountain.