Michal Bat-Adam is an Israeli film director, producer, screenwriter, actress, and musician. She is the first Israeli woman to direct a feature film. Her films deal with complex and conflicted relationships, especially relationships within families. She also explores the line between sanity and mental illness. Many of these movies contain autobiographical elements.
As an actress, she has been noted for her work, especially for strong performances in the films of her husband, Moshé Mizrahi.