Nation for Two



Short film, stop-motion-animation & 2K video, 15:16 min.
France, Spain, Israel & the Netherlands


A man and a woman dig their way towards each other from two remote locations.
Their subterranean journeys pass through a wide collage of natural and urban landscapes and address the absurdity of land borders.


Stop-motion animation by Hertog Nadler
Cinematography by David Stragmeister
Sound Design by Giori Politi , soundmix by Daniel Meir
Postproduction by Dror Stavisky, Studio TinkaTinka
Production by Family Affair Films & Hertog Nadler
Distribution by ‘EYE Film Museum’


Official selection ‘Netherlands Film Festival’

  • Selected Dutch Shorts 2012 – ‘EYE film Museum’, Amsterdam
  • Winner ‘José Luis Borau award’ for best film – ‘International Cinema Week Madrid 2013’, Spain
  • Winner ‘Under 35 Award’ – ‘INVIDEO film festival 2013’ in Milano, Italy
  • International Honourable Mention – ‘Curta Cinema 2013’ – Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival, Brazil