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Avi Nesher


Avi Nesher's award-winning films have played a major part in Israeli cinema's rise to prominence during the last decade. During that period, remarkably enough, four Israeli movies were nominated for Best Foreign Picture. During that era, Nesher was singled out and honored several times as one of Israel's all-time greatest filmmakers. In 2018 Avi ... See full bio »

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 2021 Image of Victory (screenplay by)
 2018 The Other Story (written by)
 2016 Past Life (writer)
 2013 The Wonders (writer)
 2010 The Matchmaker (screenplay)
 2007 The Secrets
 2004 Oriental (Documentary)
 2002 Ritual (screenplay)
 2001 The Point Men (screenplay - as Ripley Highsmith)
 1998 Mercenary II: Thick & Thin (TV Movie) (screenplay - as Patrick Highsmith) / (story - as Patrick Highsmith)
 1998 The Minion (screenplay - as Ripley Highsmith)
 1998 Taxman (written by)
 1998 Legion (TV Movie) (screenplay - as Patrick Highsmith) / (story - as Patrick Highsmith)
 1997 Acts of Betrayal (screenplay - as Patrick Highsmith) / (story - as Patrick Highsmith)
 1997 Mars (screenplay - as Patrick Highsmith)
 1997 The Outsider (TV Movie) (screenplay - as Patrick Highsmith) / (story - as Patrick Highsmith)
 1996 Mercenary (Video) (screenplay - as Patrick Highsmith) / (story - as Patrick Highsmith)
 1996 Savage (screenplay - as Patrick Highsmith) / (story - as Patrick Highsmith)
 1995 Automatic (screenplay - as Patrick Highsmith) / (story - as Patrick Highsmith)
 1993 Doppelganger (writer)
 1991 Timebomb (written by)
 1985 Breaking
 1984 She (written by)
 1980 The Cowards (writer)
 1979 Dizengoff 99 (writer)
 1978 The Band
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Alternate Names:

Patrick Highsmith | Ripley Highsmith

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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"AVI" is a movie format for Windows. He also has the same first name as Avi K. Garg. See more »

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