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Down Side Up - Short Film


He has just been told his father past away. In the hospital ,He
must take the elevator down to say his last goodbye's. In the elevator, He meets a crazy clown, who seems wholly intent on cheering him up. Together they ride the elevator on a disturbing, ironic, hilarious, emotional trip.

Written & Directed by Matan Portnoy
Director Of Photography: Roy Maayan
Actors: Amnon Barri, Adi Aisenman, Dany Maayan, Emanuel Bar, Raphael Taran.
Producer: Gur Shachar
Edited by: Aviv Perry
Assistant Director: Gili Laniado
Camera Assistant: Evyatar Markovitz
Art Director: Ilan Mizrahi
Sound Recordist: Ella Shimshon, Phillip Riesenfeld
Elavator VO: Sharon Aisenman
Make Up Artist: Tamar Aviner
Original Score: Yossi Milstein
Score Recording: Yuval Maayan
Color grading & On Line: Tomer Weinberg and Avi Yehielov
Sound Design: Andrey Sedich


The film has won 2nd place in the "Young Creation" contest in Haifa Film Festival, 2013.

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