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Release Date:
13 September 2000 (France) See more »
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Bloody, Vivid... Unvarnished.
Plot:
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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Awards:
2 wins & 6 nominations See more »
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The Trauma of the October War - Excellant 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
 
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Pasquale Cuzzupoli .... color supervisor
Pasquale Cuzzupoli .... color timer
 
Other crew
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: The Syrians did not press the Golan Heights until the Egyptians were fully engaged but the radio announcement only refers to the surprise attack by the Syrians. Moshe Dayan was already in the Sinai (he lost his eye there) when the downed helicopter pilot says he's been asked to fly him to the front.See more »
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13 out of 16 people found the following review useful.
The Trauma of the October War - Excellant, 27 October 2003
Author: shmulik-cohen from Israel

I disagree with most of the comments of the other commentors. This film is not a "History of Yom Kippur War" It is a very realistic attempt to see the war through a personal eyes of a Reserve Soldier suddenly called up and "Thrown" in to a War. It is 30 years since that war which is contraversial in Israel because we were caught by surprise by Egypt and Syria. On the other side within less than a month the Israeli army was 30 KM from Damascus and 100 KM from Cairo. I know people killed in that war and like other Israelis think "Kippur" shows the Trauma of that War, And any War. I have visited Egypt a number of times and Hope that, as Saadat said "The October War should be the Last War...". This is my "Apocalypse Now" movie but much more realistic.

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