GAUDEAMUS PRODUCTIONS was established in 2013 by The Steve Tisch School of Film & Television at Tel Aviv University, whose among its alumni are worldwide celebrated filmmakers such as Ari Folman (WALTZ WITH BASHIR – Best Israeli film of 2008, nominated for the American Academy Awards), Yaron Shani (AJAMI – Best Israeli film of 2009, nominated for the American Academy Awards), Hagai Levi (IN TREATMENT - Winner of Golden Globe, Primetime Emmy Award), Gideon Raff (HOMELAND – Winner of Emmy award, Golden Globe); Dror Moreh (The Gatekeepers – Best Israeli film of 2013, nominated for the American Academy Awards) and many more.
Our main mission is to encourage and promote young, creative, talented Israeli filmmakers with their first feature films. We do this by initiating cooperation with film funds, broadcasting channels, financiers and by creating international co-productions for film, television and new media.
The company produces films in cooperation with The Steve Tisch School of Film & Television at Tel Aviv University. Among its areas of activity are features, documentaries, shorts and new media projects.