Nir Berger

Activity: Writer, Director
Nationality: Israeli, Slovak
Lives in: Tel Aviv, Israel
Writing languages: English, Hebrew
Genres: Drama, Comedy, Satire, Political, Sci-fi

Agent:

Shai Gani

Contact:

nir.berger.films@gmail.com
www.nirberger.net/

Nir Berger is a screenwriter and director from Tel Aviv, Israel. Graduate of the Tel Aviv University Film School and the Serial Eyes programme. He has created several series and films, many of which he also directed. He works in both Israel and abroad, writing in various genres and mediums, ranging from live-action dramedy series to animated satires.

Some recent notable works include the award-winning web series Dead End (“Sof HaDerech”), the award-winning short film Touch, and a dramedy series in production for the Israeli Broadcasting Corporation, to air in 2021. He has also served as head writer and as staff writer on several series, including the highly regarded and controversial sketch show The Jews Are Coming (“HeYehudimBaim”).

2021 / Yes Ma’am (Working Title) / Co-Creator, Co-Writer
Dramedy Series / KAN Israeli Public Broadcast Corporation

2020 / The Jews Are Coming (Ha-Yehudim Baim) / Staff Writer, Season 4
Satire Sketch Series / KAN Israeli Public Broadcast Corporation

2019 / Dead End (Sof Ha-Derech) / Creator, Co-Writer, Director
Animated Comedy Web Series / KAN Israeli Public Broadcast Corporation

2019 / Touch / Writer, Director
Short Film

2019 / Crowded (Tsafuf) / Staff Writer, Seasons 3-4
Family Sitcom / Zoom

2019 / Lost in the Square (Avudim Ba-RIbua) / Head Writer, Season 2
Educational Sketch Show / KAN Israeli Public Broadcast Corporation

2018 / Under the Skin (Mitachat La-Or) / Staff Writer, Season 1
Educational Sketch Show / KAN Israeli Public Broadcast Corporation

2017 / The Big Nothing (Ha-Klum Ha-Gadol) / Creator, Head Writer, Director
Sci-N Teen Comedy Series / Yes Kidz

2017 / Ha-Chafranim / Staff Writer, Season 6
Educational Sketch Show / KAN Israeli Public Broadcast Corporation

2017 / Kadabra / Script Development, Season 2
Supernatural YA Drama / Nickelodeon

2014-2016 / Contacts (Sihot Yots’ot) / Co-Creator, Co-Writer, Co-Director
Satire Web Series

2011-2013 / Screenwriting / Tel Aviv University Film School

2019-2020 / Serial Eyes / DFFB

2020 / The Jerusalem Film & TV Fund / Israel
Mentor for Web Series Development

2017 / United Studios / Herzliya, Israel
Original Content Development