The Peacock That Passed Over

Jewish Highlights, Art, Nature, Environment, Religion
Max Goldberg
4 minutes


Release year: 2022
Countries of Origin: United Kingdom
Languages: English
Genre: Documentary


World Premiere
UK Jewish Film Festival

Official Selection
Toronto Jewish Film Festival
Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival
Miami Jewish Film Festival
Atlanta Jewish Film Festival
Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival
6th Annual Joyce Forum Jewish Short Film Festival


"Four years ago a peacock suddenly landed and has settled ever since in the grounds of a Leeds synagogue. Whimsical and charming, the film explores the responses of a diverse section of that Yorkshire community."


Max Goldberg is an award-winning UK writer and director. He has won the UK Jewish Film Short Fund twice and is currently working on his second competition winning film to premiere this year, in November at the BAFTA qualifying UK Jewish Film Festival. With a passion for honouring the traditions of cinema, Max's work embodies a unique blend of classic and contemporary elements. He is currently developing his next project, a short narrative film that promises to showcase his creativity and storytelling prowess.


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