Gal Greenspan is originally from Tel Aviv, opening GreenProductions in 2009; a television and film production house which has produced numerous award-winning projects. After moving to Australia in 2017, Greenspan opened Sweetshop & Green together with global production company Sweetshop to facilitate international co-productions between Australia, New Zealand and the rest of the world. Greenspan’s films include
YOUTH (by Tom Shoval, Berlinale 2013), A QUIET HEART (by Eitan Anner, awarded at Locarno’s Carte Blanche 2015), SUMMER VACATION (by Tal Granit and Sharon Maymon, Sundance 2013, shortlisted at the Oscars 2015). More recently he produced SCAFFOLDING (Cannes ACID 2017, TIFF) and co-produced MENASHE (Sundance 2017, distributed by A24 in USA). Beyond producing, Greenspan works on First Course;
a platform screening Israeli short films before feature length films in cinemas across Israel, and the Jerusalem Film Workshop; an annual 6-week documentary program for international film students.