Professional Content and Visual Research for your Book, Film, Art, Media, Organization or Dissertation.
A LITTLE ABOUT FINDERS
Historical investigator, living between France and Jerusalem.
Specializes in historical photography of the Middle East and visual research.
Studied Art History at Tel Aviv University, International Development at Brandies University (MA) and Political Science at the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya (BA).
Content research and writing, scholarly & popular, on local/international topics from politics to the arts, including bibliographic services and literature reviews.
Obtaining and clearing rights for photographs, newsreels, historical and contemporary footage, newspapers, artworks and more.
Finding documents, books, monographs, family papers, periodicals, court decrees, letters and more.
Referring you to the right locations, helping you navigate the local archives before embarking on a research project or trip, connecting you with the right archivists and librarians.
CLIENTS & PROJECTS
for Jerusalem Cinematheque
THE ISRAEL FILM ARCHIVE
Documentary Series by Anat Zeltser and Modi Bar-On for
Hot 8, 2019
Digitizing Israeli Visual Culture and Performance Arts Collections by the National Library of Israel, 2017
ISRAEL DANCE COLLECTIONS
Research Assistant, Fixer & Image Licensing
Book by Judy Batalion, Harper Collins, 2020
THE LIGHT OF DAYS: The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler's Ghettos
Research Assistant for Two Exhibitions & Administrator of the Michal Heiman Test #4
Book by Benjamin Balint, W. W. Norton & Company, 2018
KAFKA'S LAST TRIAL: THE CASE OF A LITERARY LEGACY
The Making of Modern Egypt, a film by Michal Goldman, 2016
NASSER'S REPUBLIC, THE MAKING OF MODERN EGYPT
Associate Producer and Researcher
Film by Ben Loeterman on the early encounters between Jewish & Arab nationalism, 2014
1913: SEEDS OF CONFLICT
Book by Brian Miller and Mike Lapham, Berrett-Koehler, 2012
THE SELF-MADE MYTH
Online archive containing visual documentation of social and political movements in Israel and Palestine, 2015
Focused on indigenous rights and the human right to water
HARVARD KENNEDY SCHOOL CARR CENTER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS POLICY
Research & Campaign Coordinator for "Hamushim"project
THE AMERICAN FRIENDS SERVICE COMMITTEE
Collaboration with "Museum Works" on diverse tasks related to the American Colony Archive
AMERICAN COLONY ARCHIVE COLLECTIONS
An inside look at Netanyahu’s political rise and his relationship with the U.S.A., 2016
NETANYAHU AT WAR, FRONTLINE
Research and Artist Assistant
RELLI DE VRIES
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