The Golan Swimming Pool

Documentary, Germany, 2018

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World Premiere - Film Festival Max-Ophüls-Preis 2018

Nomination for Best Music in a Documentary Film 2018 (Max Ophüls-Preis)

Director: Esther Zimmering
Production: Zischlermann Filmproduktion GmbH


A humorous investigation into a Jewish family’s big ideas. One half returned to East Germany to help build a Socialist society, the other half joined the Kibbuz movement in Israel. The granddaughter of this split family explores the remnants of these ideals.