Famous personality ‘Lia Van Leer’ has passed away recently, She was
Liya Van Leer was the Pioneer of Israel cinema.
She Greenberg was born on 8th August 1924 in the Bessarabian city of Balti. She attend Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 1943. The Ven Leer was founded the private collection of the Israeli film archive in 1960. She inaugurated the Wim Van Leer Award for High school Students to encourage young filmkars after the death of her husband in1991.