Abraham Ravett

Abraham
Ravett

Abraham Ravett holds a B.F.A and M.F.A in filmmaking and photography and has been an independent filmmaker for the past thirty-five years. He was born in Poland and raised in Israel and the U.S.A.

Films

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    After the Unveiiling
    Documentary
    Experimental

    After the Unveiiling
    Abraham Ravett

    NTSC, color, sound, 129 min
    Rental format: DVD NTSC
    • Biography / Autobiography
    • Family
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    Short Films Volume II
    Documentary
    Experimental

    Short Films Volume II
    Abraham Ravett

    color, silent and sound, 81 min
    Rental format: DVD NTSC
    • Family
    • Personal / Diary / Journal
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    Zeger's Note
    Experimental

    Zeger's Note
    Abraham Ravett

    16mm, color and b/w, sound, 16.5 min
    Rental format: 16mm
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    Three Films
    Documentary
    Experimental

    Three Films
    Abraham Ravett

    16mm, color and b/w, sound, 60 min
    Rental format: DVD NTSC
    • Family
    • History
    • Personal / Diary / Journal
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    Half-Sister
    Experimental

    Half-Sister
    Abraham Ravett

    16mm, color, sound, 22.15 min
    Rental format: 16mm
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    Short Filmes Volume III
    Experimental

    Short Filmes Volume III
    Abraham Ravett

    color and b/w, silent and sound, 56.3 min
    Rental format: DVD NTSC
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    The Balcony
    Experimental

    The Balcony
    Abraham Ravett

    16mm, black and white, silent, 47 min
    Rental format: 16mm
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    Two Films
    Documentary
    Experimental

    Two Films
    Abraham Ravett

    16mm, silent, 77 min
    Rental format: DVD NTSC
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    Everything's For You
    Documentary
    Experimental

    Everything's For You
    Abraham Ravett

    16mm, color and b/w, sound, 58 min
    Rental format: DVD NTSC
    • Biography / Autobiography
    • Family

Biography

Abraham Ravett holds a B.F.A and M.F.A in filmmaking and photography and has been an independent filmmaker for the past thirty-five years. He was born in Polandand raised in Israel and the U.S.A. Mr. Ravett received grants for his work from the Massachusetts Cultural Council; National Foundation for Jewish Culture: Fund for Documentary Filmmaking; National Endowment for the Arts; The Massachusetts Council on the Arts and Humanities; The Japan Foundation; The LEF Foundation; The Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation; and a 1994 filmmaking fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. His films have been screened internationally, including at several one-person shows at New York’s Museum of Modern Art. His work has won “Top Prize” at the Viennale 2000, Ann Arbor Film Festival, and Onion City Film/Video Festival. In 1999, he collaborated with dancer/choreographer Bill T. Jones on his solo performance "The Breathing Show." A retrospective of Ravett's films was shown at the 2014 Festival Film Dokumenter Yogyakarta, Indonesia.