Dalit Merhav

Writer, Director

Dalit focuses on female-driven, life-changing stories. She’s a multi award-winning writer/director with awards and selections from Diversity In Cannes (Director’s Choice Award), Berkshire International Film Festival and LA Short Film Awards, amongst many others.

Dalit established ORA Films after 25 years of working on major TV programmes for primary broadcasters, like the BBC, Ch4, ITV and Ch5, and editing music videos for artists such as UB40, Travis and Roni Size. A successful businesswoman, she set up music production company ‘The Firm Music’, working with the likes of Universal, Sony and BMG. Dalit’s work is now primarily in film, developing TV drama, shorts and feature films. Most recently, Dalit has won ‘Best Female Director’ at the Rome Music Video Awards (2022).

Awards & Credits

– Diversity In Cannes selection, Director’s Choice Award
– LA Short Film Awards winner
– Rome Music Video Awards, ‘Best Female Director’