Highway 9 Pictures

moving pictures by avi glijansky and friends

HIGHWAY 9 PICTURES is the production banner of Los Angeles-based filmmaker Avi Glijansky. 

Along with a regular group of collaborators, Highway 9 creates short films and web series that always maintains a strong focus on character and genuine human emotion.

rojects include: "The Further Adventures of Cupid and Eros," "The Silver Lake Badminton and Adventurers Club," and "The Ladies and The Gents."

Ofelia is a young Mexican woman who has come to the U.S. to work in the table grape vineyards of central California.

Joe is an American schoolteacher supplementing his income by working as a foreman in the same vineyard. Neither speaks the other’s language, but when their eyes meet they both know instantly that they’ve met the love of their lives.  Inspired by the true story of how Ofelia and Joe Bozarth met,

Ofelia & Joe  is a comedic fable about our ability to connect across cultures and the adaptability of the universal language—love.