Every Bastard a King

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Every Bastard a King
Directed byUri Zohar
Produced byAvraham Deshe
Written byEli Tavor
Uri Zohar
StarringYehoram Gaon
Music byMichel Colombier
CinematographyDavid Gurfinkel
Release date
  • 17 July 1968 (1968-07-17)
Running time
100 minutes

Every Bastard a King (Hebrew: כל ממזר מלך‎, translit. Kol Mamzer Melech) is a 1968 Israeli drama film directed by Uri Zohar.[1] The film was selected as the Israeli entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 41st Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.[2]


The story focuses on an American reporter who visits Israel with his girlfriend. While there, he becomes friendly with the Arabs and Israelis. Before long things change and he soon learns that war will break out. The film is set just before the 1967 Six Day War.


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  1. ^ "Every Bastard a King (Israeli Film Database)". israelfilmcenter. Retrieved 16 November 2011.
  2. ^ Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

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