"Portrayal" wins major award @ Jerusalem Film Fest
Updated: Feb 6
“Portrayal”, the feature documentary produced by Danny Webber and directed by Billie Mintz, has just won the prestigious Schoumann Award for Jewish Cinema at the Jerusalem Film Festival.
The Award Jury Statement reads:
This moving and fascinating film about a young man's investigation into his family's unspoken secret unfolds like a taut thriller, placing the viewer beside him on his harrowing journey to get to the heart of this profound mystery. Both historical and deeply personal, "Portrayal" is a powerful human tale about the meaning of family, legacy, authorship, and the porous nature of truth.