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Ephraim Kishon (1924–2005)


Ephraim Kishon was born on August 23, 1924 in Budapest, Hungary. He was a writer and director, known for Ha-Shu'al B'Lool Hatarnagalot (1978), Sallah (1964) and Te'alat Blaumilch (1969). He was married to Lisa Witasek, Sara Lipovitz and Hava Klamer. He died on January 29, 2005 in Appenzell, Kanton Appenzell Innerrhoden, Switzerland. See full bio »

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Known For

Sallah Writer
(1964)
(1969)
The Policeman Writer
(1971)

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 2016 Bulmus: Caught in the Net (Short) (story by)
 2008 Marriage Agreement (stage play)
 1996 Cuestión de gustos (Short) (story)
 1995 Sipurey Efraim (TV Series) (book "Sefer Mishpachti")
 1986 Der Trauschein (TV Movie)
 1983 Der Trauschein (TV Movie) (play "The Licence") / (screenplay)
 1981 Der Schützling (TV Movie)
 1979 Der Idiot im Hintergrund (TV Movie) (idea)
 1978 Ha-Shu'al B'Lool Hatarnagalot (screenplay) / (story)
 1977-1978 Ein verrücktes Paar (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1978) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.1 (1977) ... (writer)
 1978 Het was de leeuwerik (TV Movie)
 1976 Es war die Lerche (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 The Going Up of David Lev (TV Movie)
 1971 The Policeman
 1969 Zieh den Stecker raus, das Wasser kocht (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 Te'alat Blaumilch (play and screenplay)
 1967 Ervinka
 1967 L'idolo delle scene (TV Movie)
 1967 Der Trauschein (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Der Trauschein (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Lieben Sie Kishon? (TV Series)
 1964 Sve same varalice (TV Movie)
 1964 Die Heiratsurkunde (TV Movie) (writer)
 1964 Instalater Stuks (TV Movie)
 1964 Ofsajd (TV Movie)
 1964 Socijalno (TV Movie)
 1964 Sallah (screenplay) / (story)
 1963 Af Milah L'Morgenstein (play)
 1963 Inkognito (TV Movie) (novel)
 1963 Der Trauschein (TV Movie) (play)
 1963 Schwarz auf Weiß (TV Movie) (play)
 1960 Onder hoge bescherming (TV Movie)
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Book: "Look Back, Mrs. Lot". London: Andre Deutsch ASIN: B0000CL68E

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Pictured on an 11.70s Israeli commemorative postage stamp issued 9 February 2016.

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Virgo

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