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Directed by Gilberto Tofano
Produced by Ya'ackov Agmon
Michael J. Kagan
Written by Dahn Ben Amotz
Gilberto Tofano
Starring Eran Agmon
Cinematography David Gurfinkel
Edited by Danny Shick
Release date
  • 1969 (1969)
Running time
100 minutes
Country Israel
Language Hebrew

Matzor (Hebrew: מצור‎‎, translit. Siege) is a 1969 Israeli film directed by Italian director Gilberto Tofano. It involves the theme of a widowed mother (actress Gila Almagor), her lover (actor Dahn Ben Amotz) and ex-husband friend (actor Yehoram Gaon). It was entered into the 1969 Cannes Film Festival.[1] The film was also selected as the Israeli entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 42nd Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.[2]


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  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: Matzor". Retrieved 2009-04-07. 
  2. ^ Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

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