Dead End ("Sof Ha-Derech")
Original Comedy Web Series
10 episodes X 4.5 mins.
Creator, Co-Writer, Director.
In a post-apocalyptic Jerusalem, two teenage siblings bicker their way through what's left of the city in search of their little brother whom they lost in the aftermath of a nuclear explosion. They find that despite everything literally going up in smoke, nothing had really changed.
Season 1 has reached over 1.5M views in Israel in its first few months of airing.
Nominations & Awards
Animix Festival (Israel, 2019) - the leading festival for Israeli animation - Winner, Best Commissioned Animation
Realist Web Fest, (Russia, 2019) - Winner, Best Screenplay
Asia Web Awards (Korea, 2019) - Winner - Best Creator in Animation & Webfilm. Nominated - Best Comedy, Best Animation, Best Screenplay in a Comedy
Raindance Film Festival (UK, 2019) - Nominated, Best Web Series
Kaboom Animation Festival (Previously KLIK & HAFF Festivals) (Netherlands, 2019) – Nominated, Best Short Film
Seoul Web Fest, (Korea, 2019) - Nominated, Best Animation
All episodes on Youtube have English, Hebrew and Arabic subtitles. For episodes with hardcoded English subtitles, please contact me.
Creator and Director | Nir Berger
Screenplay | Ofir Sasson, Nir Berger
Production | Mind The Gap Animation
Art Director | Inbal Ochyon
Animation Director | Yael Ozsinay
Voice Acting | Gaya Beer Gurevich, Ofir Sasson, Yotam Perel,
Additional Voice Acting | Guy Shahaf, Liron Narunsky, Rotem Bloch, Carmel Sela, Evyater Halimi
Guest Voice | Arik Eber
Soundtrack Design and Recording | Ori Kadishay, HaMazkeka Studios
Original Score | Nami Melumad
Storyboard | Ofir Sasson
Animatic Editor | Ofir Sasson, Nir Berger
Animation | Guy Shahaf, Netta Lahav, Shuli Tager, Gal Haklay,
Liron Narunsky, Yael Ozsinay
Layout and Backgrounds Design | Inbal Ochyon, Rotem Bloch,
Netta Lahav, Guy Shahaf
Rigging | Liron Narunsky, Netta Lahav, Yael Ozsinay
Compositing | Yali Herbet
Graphic Design | Tami Ozsinay
Arabic Translation | Dima Kanaan
English Translation | A.L. Fajores Industries
Subtitles | Jasmine Fadila