Film/Video & New Media
New York City Film and Video
Nira Burstein received $30,000 in support of Charm Circle. Catalyzed by her sister’s upcoming wedding, filmmaker Nira Burstein delves into the most significant partnership she’s been witness to thus far- that of her parents. Uri & Raya's relationship began as a whirlwind romance, beget three children, and currently, is in a state of constant chaos. Father and artist Uri juggles bills that are past due, a house falling apart, and a wife struggling for his attention. A meditation on love and family, dreams and sacrifice, Charm Circle explores what a marriage might be at the midnight hour.