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Release Date:
13 September 2000 (France) See more »
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Bloody, Vivid... Unvarnished.
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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... See more » | Add synopsis »
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2 wins & 6 nominations See more »
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"Kippur" is an intense film showcasing the horror of war with grim elegance. See more (25 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Liron Levo ... Weinraub
Tomer Russo ... Ruso
Uri Klauzner ... Klausner (as Uri Ran-Klausner)
Yoram Hattab ... The Pilot

Guy Amir ... Gadassi
Juliano Mer-Khamis ... The Captain (as Juliano Mer)
Ran Kauchinsky ... Shlomo
Kobi Livne ... Kobi
Liat Glick ... Dina (as Liat Glick Levo)
Pini Mittleman ... Hospital Doctor
Meital Barda
Gidi Gov

Directed by
Amos Gitai 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Amos Gitai 
Marie-Jose Sanselme 

Produced by
Amos Gitai .... producer
Michel Propper .... producer
Laurent Truchot .... producer
 
Original Music by
Jan Garbarek 
 
Cinematography by
Renato Berta 
 
Film Editing by
Monica Coleman 
 
Casting by
Ilan Moscovitch 
 
Production Design by
Miguel Markin 
 
Art Direction by
Miguel Markin 
 
Costume Design by
Laura Dinolesko  (as Laura Dinulesco)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Shai Gani .... second assistant director (as Shay Gani)
Alona Lichter .... third assistant director
Haim Rinski .... first assistant director
Ziv Rubinstein .... second assistant director: second unit
 
Art Department
Amiram Lichter .... constructor
Ilan Moscovitch .... artistic advisor
 
Sound Department
Philippe Amouroux .... sound re-recording mixer
Alex Claude .... sound designer
François Fayard .... sound assistant
François Fayard .... sound editor
Cyril Holtz .... sound re-recording mixer
François Lepeuple .... foley artist
Eli Yarkoni .... sound mixer
 
Special Effects by
Jeremy Lovett .... senior technician
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Gal Altschuler .... assistant grip
Adi Borkin .... lighting technician
Philippe Cadeau .... gaffer (as Philip Cadeau)
Nickol De-Castro .... still photographer
Ofer Dori .... electrician
Noam Eisenberg .... key grip
Berdougo Michael .... gaffer
Yehuda Sar-Israel .... second assistant camera
Moshe Shabbat .... best boy grip
Floris Sybesma .... Steadicam operator
Jean-Paul Toraille .... focus puller
Choresh Wald .... grip
Gaby Weismann .... focus puller: second camera
 
Editorial Department
Pasquale Cuzzupoli .... color supervisor
Pasquale Cuzzupoli .... color timer
 
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Sari Turgeman .... script supervisor
 

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Canada:117 min | France:124 min | Argentina:125 min
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Certification:
Argentina:13 | Brazil:12 | France:U | Switzerland:12 (canton of Geneva) | Switzerland:12 (canton of Vaud)

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Trivia:
The film is based on director Amos Gitai's own experience of joining a helicopter rescue crew during the war of Kippur, and his helicopter being shot down by a Syrian missile on his 23rd birthday.See more »
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Factual errors: Moshe Dayan did NOT lose his eye in the Sinai Desert; he lost it in Vichy-controlled Lebanon in 1941 on a reconnaissance mission on behalf of the Australian/British Army.See more »
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4 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
"Kippur" is an intense film showcasing the horror of war with grim elegance., 16 September 2000
Author: Chavie Fiszer from Paris, France

"Kippur" throws you into the stark reality of war without a morality lesson or the feeling of vindication of films such as "Saving Private Ryan". And it does so with almost beautiful horror. There is no comment, no explanation, and you never see the enemy; tanks dance across the muddy, barren landscape accentuating the terrible meaningless loss of life. The detachment between the characters during the long day on the front evacuating the wounded clashes with the warmth shown even between strangers off the battlefield. This movie is very powerful due to its unedited and unabridged style. A must see.

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