Best Documentary

Love Immigrant

Tel Aviv University, Israel


Michal and Philip met in Thailand and fell in love. Phil decided to leave his home in England and come to live with Michal in Israel. Now he must acquire a work visa. For that to happen the two need to prove the "sincerity of their relationship" to the Ministry of Interior and bring evidence of their love. Is love provable? Will it last through the exhausting bureaucratic procedure?


Written and directed by Adi Toledano, Ori Netterman
Cinematography Adi Toledano
Editing Adi Toledano


Original title Love Immigrant
Runinig time 22'
Film type Documentary
Completion date February, 2017