The Matchmaker (2010 film)

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The Matchmaker
The Matchmaker (2010 movie poster).jpg
Film poster
Directed by Avi Nesher
Produced by Avi Nesher
Ishay Mor
Chilik Michaeli
Written by Avi Nesher (screenplay)
Amir Gutfreund (novel)
Starring Adir Miller
Tuval Shafir
Music by Philippe Sarde
Cinematography Michel Abramowicz
Edited by Isaac Sehayek
Metro Communications
Distributed by Menemsha Films
Release date
Running time
112 minutes
Country Israel
Language Hebrew

The Matchmaker (Hebrew: פעם הייתי‎, lit. "Once I Was") is a 2010 Israeli film written, directed and produced by Avi Nesher, based on the novel When Heroes Fly by award-winning author Amir Gutfreund. It premiered as an official selection at the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival and later that year won the Silver Plaque award at the Chicago International Film Festival. It received seven nominations for Israel’s Ophir Awards in 2010, including Best Picture, where Adir Miller also won in the Best Actor category and Maya Dagan won in the Best Actress category.[1]




  1. ^ "The Matchmaker". Retrieved October 27, 2012. 

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