Producer and artistic director of the Documentary Challenge Competition in Israel. Writer and Director of MY CHAMPION, a documentary about the golden boy of boxing, Merhav Mohar, struggling against all odds to win a world title. Writer and director of WAITING FOR GODIK, a documentary about the legendary theater producer and impresario Giora Godik. Producer of ALL HAPPY MORNINGS and BREA WITH ME.
Ari is also a producer and promoter of workshops and seminars in Israel by world leading lecturers, such as Robert McKee (Story Seminar), Ivana Chubbuck (Acting Studio) and Fernanda Rossi (Docu-Doctor).
Previous activities include programming for the Tel Aviv International Documentary Film Festival (DocAviv), content management for TV and career as a writer and editor for major Israeli newspapers and journals.