Michèle Ohayon

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Michele Ohayon is an award winning director, writer and producer. Born in Casablanca and raised in Israel, Michele graduated from Tel Aviv University (Film & Television), after serving in the army. Her critically acclaimed feature documentaries include: It was a Wonderful Life (1987, narrated by Jodie Foster) (PBS), Colors Straight Up (1997) (... See full bio »

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Cowboy del Amor Director


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 2021 Strip Down, Rise Up (Documentary)
 2016/V Power (Documentary)
 2016 Cristina (Documentary short)
 2012 Focus Forward/Solar Roadways (Documentary short)
 2012 Solar Roadways (Documentary short)
 2011 S.O.S/State of Security (Documentary)
 2007 Steal a Pencil for Me (Documentary)
 2005 Cowboy del Amor (Documentary)
 1997 Colors Straight Up (Documentary)
 1997 The New Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1996-1997 Women: Stories of Passion (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1993 It Was a Wonderful Life (Documentary) (as Michele Ohayon)
 1990 Salamander (Short)
 1984 Lahatz (Short)
 1981 Territories (Short)
 1980 Lo naim (Short)
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Alternate Names:

Michele Ohayon | Michelle Ohayon


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Michele was a member of the first feature jury at the 2011 Berlinale. See more »

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