Omer Tobi is a writer/director and was born in 1989 to parents of Moroccan and Tunisian origin. He has directed commercials and music videos for Israel’s top artists and his first drama series, commissioned by Israel’s largest broadcaster, is currently in production.
Tobi’s work as part of Arisa, a Tel-Aviv party collective which he founded, was lauded by Haaretz as “one of the most positive and optimistic changes to have occurred in Israeli culture in general”. His video work has been screened all over the globe – from Tokyo to the Sao Paolo Mix-Brasil Film Festival. He currently resides in Jaffa.