Feature Film

The Dancing Dogs of Dombrova

On a cold winter night, estranged siblings Sarah and Aaron Cotler arrive at an empty train station in Dombrova, Poland. With their only available ride being a silent Driver, they embark on a quest to fulfill their dying grandmother’s wish – find, dig up, and bring home the bones of her favourite childhood dog, Peter.

The Dancing Dogs of Dombrova feature film poster

Production Company

Ezeqial Productions


Film Movement [USA / Canada]

Producer, Director

Zack Bernbaum


Katherine Fogler
Douglas Nyback


Michael Whatling


Absurdist Drama

Official Selections

Austin Film Festival, Whistler Film Festival, Canadian Film Fest, RiverRun Int’l Film Festival, San Francisco Jewish Film Festival, Scottsdale Int’l Film Festival, Miami Jewish Film Festival


  • Canadian Film Fest
    – Best Feature
    – Best Director
  • Desertscape Int’l Film Festival
    – Best Feature
  • Willson Oakville Film Festival
    – Audience Choice Award Best Canadian Feature
  • Albuquerque Film + Music Experience
    – Best Actress
    – 1st Runner Up Best Feature


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