Tel Aviv University
Rebell Family Term Fellowship

Research Topic

Traveling Shot: A Voyage to Jerusalem in Moving Images


Anat Zanger is Senior Lecturer at the Department of Film and Television and Chair of the MA Program in Film Studies at Tel Aviv University. Her research interests include Israeli cinema, mythology, collective memory, intertextuality, and space and landscape. She is the author of Film Remakes as Ritual and Disguises (2006) and is currently completing a book on space in Israeli film. Zanger will study the cinematic journeys to and from Jerusalem as performed by cine-travelers.



Applying an interdisciplinary approach to the richness and diversity of travel writing.


Exploring aspects of internal life that lie beyond reason—emotions and feelings, the unconscious, sensation, imagination, impulse, intuition, and the nonrational dimensions of reason itself.