Hayelala - Getting Older
After finishing my mandatory military service, I went backpacking for a year with my best friend (and cinematographer), Roy Maayan.
With my beloved Canon 6D camera, we travelled to India, Nepal, Burma and Thailand and fell in love with the landscapes, people and cultures we encountered.
We felt a deep need to translate our life changing experiences into a personal, visual creation. There was no better way to do so than making a music video for the amazing band “Hayelala”.
Their song describes exactly what we felt as we came back home - "Getting Older".
Directed, shot & edited by Roy Maayan and Matan Portnoy.
Colorist: Michael Mizrachi.
Written and composed by Nitai Kallay
Soof Nikritin - Double bass, Back Vocals
Yuval Maayan - Electric guitar, Ukulele, Back Vocals
Nitai Kallay - Lead Vocals, Steel strings guitar
Yuval Kaufmann - Drums, Back Vocals
Ori Ehrman - Saxophone
Nur Bar Goren - Percussions
Itamar Ben Yakir - Trumpet
Mayu Shviro - Cello
Daniel Hoffman - Violin
Arranged by Hayelala and Ori Winokur
Strings and Brass Arrangement - Soof Nikritin & Ori Ehrman
Recorded at the "Kitcha" Studios and the "the Slick" Studios in Tel Aviv,
Produced by Ori WInokur
Sound engineering by Ori Winokur And Maya Lavie
Mixed by Vincent Joinville at Babel Studios, Paris
Mastered by Pierre Luzy, in his Studio, Paris.
Official selection of Osaka International Film Festival, Austin Spotlight Film Festival in Austin, Texas, The IndieFest Film Awards in California, International Music Underground Film Festival in Paris, Winter Film Awards in New York and Buenos Aires Film Festival.