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Joseph Cedar

Joseph Cedar was born on August 31, 1968 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a director and writer, known for Footnote (2011), Beaufort (2007) and Campfire (2004). He is married to Vered Kelner. See full bio »

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Footnote Director
Beaufort Director
Campfire Director
Time of Favor
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 1996 Under Western Eyes (lighting technician)
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 2011 Footnote (producer - uncredited)
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 1991 Shevet Cohen (TV Series) (stage manager - as Yossi Cedar)
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 1996 Never Again, Forever (Documentary) (special thanks)
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 2011-2013 Cinema 3 (TV Series)
- Episode dated 10 October 2013 (2013) ... Himself
- Episode dated 19 May 2011 (2011) ... Himself
 2011 At the Movies (TV Series)
- Cannes Film Festival 2011 (2011) ... Himself
 2009 A History of Israeli Cinema (Documentary)
 2000 The Making of 'Ha-Hesder' (TV Movie documentary)

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Yossi Cedar

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In order to have peace of mind, you have to believe that a film speaks for itself and that people evaluate your work for what it is.


Studied philosophy and history at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and is a graduate of New York University's film school. See more »

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