ishai adar

Film

Shirkers

Biography

Ishai is a self-educated musician, composer and multidisciplinary artist who uses uncommon methods and techniques, giving his work a uniquely atmospheric character. He started his career in the post-punk band The Top-Hat Carriers and later released several influential experimental electronic albums. A cinema enthusiast who enjoys exploring the pas de deux between image and sound, Ishai’s work includes 2008 Academy Award-nominated Beaufort (Director: Joseph Cedar), Sundance 2010 winner A Film Unfinished (Director: Yael Hersonski) and SXSW 2016 winner Mr. Gaga (Director: Tomer Heymann). Ishai is based in Jerusalem and is the Head of the Sound & Music for Cinema department at Sapir Collage in Sderot, Israel.

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