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  • Kippur - 2000 Israeli Movie DVD
    Kippur - 2000 Israeli Movie DVD

Kippur - 2000 Israeli Movie DVD


October 6, 1973 is a special day, Yom Kippur, when war suddenly breaks outHebrew with English, Russian, French & Arabic Subtitles.Available for 

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The film takes place in 1973 during the Yom Kippur War in which Egypt and Syria launched attacks in Sinai and the Golan Heights. The story is told from the perspective of Israeli soldiers. We are led by Weinraub and his friend Ruso on a day that begins with quiet city streets, but ends with death, destruction and devastation of both body and mind.

Various scenes are awash in the surreal, as Weinraub's head hangs out over a rescue helicopter's open door, watching with tranquil desperation as the earth passes beneath, the overpowering whir of the blades creating a hypnotic state. It is not a traditional blood, guts and glory film. There are no men in battle, only the rescue crew trying to pick up the broken pieces.

One of the survivors remembers...

Won 2000 Israeli Film Academy - Best Sound

Nominee 2000 Israeli Film Academy

  • Best Art Direction
  • Best Costume Design
  • Best Director
  • Best Film

Won 2000 Cannes Film Festival - Francois Chalais Award

Nominee 2000 Cannes Film Festival - Golden Palm

Nominee 2001 Political Film Society, USA - PFS Peace Award

2000 Israel Drama/War, Hebrew with English, Russian, French & Arabic Subtitles

About 120 mins

Directed by Amos Gitai

Writing credits Amos Gitai, Marie-Jose Sanselme


Liron Levo.... Weinraub

Tomer Russo.... Ruso

Uri Klauzner.... Klausner (as Uri Ran-Klausner)

Yoram Hattab.... The Pilot

Guy Amir.... Gadassi

Juliano Mer.... The Captain

Ran Kauchinsky.... Shlomo

Kobi Livne.... Kobi

Liat Glick.... Dina (as Liat Glick Levo)

Pini Mittleman.... Hospital Doctor

Meital Barda

Gidi Gov

  • Media: NTSC (USA) DVD