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Eytan Fox is a Director, Writer and Producer American born on 21 august 1964 at New York City (USA)

Eytan Fox

Eytan Fox
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Nationality USA
Birth 21 august 1964 (54 years) at New York City (USA)

Eytan Fox (Hebrew: איתן פוקס‎) (born on August 21, 1964) is an Israeli film director.

Biography

Fox was born in New York City and moved with his family to Israel when he was two. His father, Seymour Fox, was a Conservative rabbi and a leading professor of Jewish education at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His mother, Sara Kaminker-Fox, was the head of the Jerusalem city council and involved in Jerusalem urban planning. Fox has two brothers, David and Danny. He grew up in Jerusalem, served in the army, and studied at Tel Aviv University's School of Film and Television. He is openly gay and many of his films contain themes of homosexuality, as well as the effect the Israeli–Palestinian conflict has on interpersonal relationships.

Fox and his partner, Gal Uchovsky, have been together for 24 years. They are also professional collaborators, Uchovsky, a writer and journalist, is involved in much of the scriptwriting for Fox's movies.

Usually with

Ivri Lider
Ivri Lider
(3 films)
Ohad Knoller
Ohad Knoller
(3 films)
Ofer Shechter
Ofer Shechter
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Eytan Fox (6 films)

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Director

Cupcakes
Cupcakes (2013)
, 1h32
Directed by Eytan Fox
Origin Israel
Genres Comedy
Actors Ofer Shechter, Yael Bar Zohar, Dana Ivgy, Lior Ashkenazi, Édouard Baer
Rating58% 2.9490952.9490952.9490952.9490952.949095
A Tel-Aviv, une bande d'amis décide de composer une chanson pour l’anniversaire de l’une d’entre eux. Amusé par le résultat, Ofer décide de la soumettre au comité de sélection d’un concours international dont il est fan. Contre toute attente, leur composition est choisie et le groupe est invité à l'interpréter lors de la compétition télévisuelle. Débute alors une aventure décalée et délicieusement colorée ...
Yossi
Yossi (2012)
, 1h23
Directed by Eytan Fox
Origin Israel
Genres Drama, Comedy-drama, Melodrama, Romance
Themes Films about religion, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Films about Jews and Judaism, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films about religion, LGBT-related film
Actors Ohad Knoller, Lior Ashkenazi, Orly Silbersatz Banai
Rating69% 3.4974653.4974653.4974653.4974653.497465
Yossi, a 34 years old closeted gay man, works as a cardiologist in a hospital in Tel Aviv. He has never completely recovered from the death of the love of his life, ten years before. Unhappy in his personal life, Yossi has thrown himself into his work. When not on call, the physician finds comfort in greasy take-out noodles and soft core gay porn.
The Bubble
The Bubble (2006)
, 1h57
Directed by Eytan Fox
Origin Israel
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about religion, Films about sexuality, Bisexuality-related films, LGBT-related films, Political films, Films about Jews and Judaism, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films about religion, LGBT-related film
Actors Yousef (Joe) Sweid, Ohad Knoller, Lior Ashkenazi, Daniela Wircer, Alon Friedman, Mira Awad
Rating71% 3.599153.599153.599153.599153.59915
Noam, a young Israeli reservist working at a checkpoint while on reserve duty, is crushed when he witnesses a Palestinian woman giving birth to a dead baby; he also locks eyes with a young Palestinian man there, Ashraf. He then gets back to Tel Aviv as he has finished his military service. There he shares a flat with another gay man, Yali, and a woman, Lulu, who works in a soap shop. The three roommates live a generally bohemian life.
Walk on Water, 1h43
Directed by Eytan Fox
Origin Israel
Genres Drama, Thriller, Spy, Crime
Themes Spy films, Films about religion, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Films about Jews and Judaism, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Lior Ashkenazi, Hanns Zischler, Yousef (Joe) Sweid, Nesrin Javadzadeh, Hubertus Regout
Rating73% 3.697213.697213.697213.697213.69721
Eyal is an agent in Mossad, the Israeli security service. He is a hitman who targets enemies of Israel. His wife has recently committed suicide, and the agency decides that he needs to take on a less challenging assignment: to find an aging Nazi war criminal and get him "before God does".
Yossi & Jagger, 1h7
Directed by Eytan Fox
Origin Israel
Genres Drama, War, Romance
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about religion, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Political films, Films about Jews and Judaism, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films about religion, LGBT-related film
Actors Yehuda Levi, Ohad Knoller, Asi Cohen
Rating71% 3.598063.598063.598063.598063.59806
Yossi (Ohad Knoller) commands a company of soldiers in the snow-covered mountains near Lebanon. In secrecy, he leads a passionate romantic relationship with his second-in-command officer, Lior (Yehuda Levi), who is called Jagger by everyone for his rock star-like handsomeness and his lip-syncing Mick Jagger.

Scriptwriter

Cupcakes
Cupcakes (2013)
, 1h32
Directed by Eytan Fox
Origin Israel
Genres Comedy
Actors Ofer Shechter, Yael Bar Zohar, Dana Ivgy, Lior Ashkenazi, Édouard Baer
Roles Writer
Rating58% 2.9490952.9490952.9490952.9490952.949095
A Tel-Aviv, une bande d'amis décide de composer une chanson pour l’anniversaire de l’une d’entre eux. Amusé par le résultat, Ofer décide de la soumettre au comité de sélection d’un concours international dont il est fan. Contre toute attente, leur composition est choisie et le groupe est invité à l'interpréter lors de la compétition télévisuelle. Débute alors une aventure décalée et délicieusement colorée ...
The Bubble
The Bubble (2006)
, 1h57
Directed by Eytan Fox
Origin Israel
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about religion, Films about sexuality, Bisexuality-related films, LGBT-related films, Political films, Films about Jews and Judaism, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films about religion, LGBT-related film
Actors Yousef (Joe) Sweid, Ohad Knoller, Lior Ashkenazi, Daniela Wircer, Alon Friedman, Mira Awad
Roles Writer
Rating71% 3.599153.599153.599153.599153.59915
Noam, a young Israeli reservist working at a checkpoint while on reserve duty, is crushed when he witnesses a Palestinian woman giving birth to a dead baby; he also locks eyes with a young Palestinian man there, Ashraf. He then gets back to Tel Aviv as he has finished his military service. There he shares a flat with another gay man, Yali, and a woman, Lulu, who works in a soap shop. The three roommates live a generally bohemian life.

Producer

Yossi
Yossi (2012)
, 1h23
Directed by Eytan Fox
Origin Israel
Genres Drama, Comedy-drama, Melodrama, Romance
Themes Films about religion, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Films about Jews and Judaism, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films about religion, LGBT-related film
Actors Ohad Knoller, Lior Ashkenazi, Orly Silbersatz Banai
Roles Producer
Rating69% 3.4974653.4974653.4974653.4974653.497465
Yossi, a 34 years old closeted gay man, works as a cardiologist in a hospital in Tel Aviv. He has never completely recovered from the death of the love of his life, ten years before. Unhappy in his personal life, Yossi has thrown himself into his work. When not on call, the physician finds comfort in greasy take-out noodles and soft core gay porn.