Jonathan Sagall's work as a writer/director includes two independent shorts - Last Little Vacation (Zerach Lipshitz) and At Home (Ba'ba'it) - as well as the stage play Lea Goes Out on the Streets (1993), which ran for two seasons at the Haifa Municipal Theatre in Israel and was recently adapted for Israeli television. His second stage play, Cockroach (Jook), was produced for Israel's International Children's Theatre Festival and was also showcased at the La Mama Theatre in N.Y.C. His credits as film actor include Bobby in the successful film series Lemon Popsicle, Poldek Pfefferberg in Steven Spielberg's Schindler's List and Emanuel in his own feature film Urban Feel. Jonathan was also a regular staff writer on the new television production of Sesame Street - an Israeli-Palestinian collaboration that began broadcasting in summer 1998. His most recent screenplay is LIPSTIKKA. He now makes his home in Toronto.

Festivals: 2002

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