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Birth name Yousef Sweid
Birth 22 june 1976 (45 years)

Yousef Sweid (Hebrew: יוסף סוויד‎, Arabic: يوسف سويد‎), is an Arab Israeli actor and dancer.


Sweid was married to Yael Ronen, a director at the Cameri Theatre. His former father-in-law, Ilan Ronen, is the current manager of the Habima Theatre.

Usually with

Ivri Lider
Ivri Lider
(2 films)
Eytan Fox
Eytan Fox
(2 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Yousef (Joe) Sweid (7 films)

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Tel Aviv on Fire, 1h37
Directed by Sameh Zoabi
Origin France
Genres Comedy
Actors Kais Nashef, Lubna Azabal, Nadim Sawalha, Yousef (Joe) Sweid, Laëtitia Eïdo
Roles Yehuda
Rating66% 3.3494153.3494153.3494153.3494153.349415
Salam, 30 ans, vit à Jérusalem. Il est palestinien et stagiaire sur le tournage de la série arabe à succès Tel Aviv on Fire.
American Assassin, 1h45
Directed by Michael Cuesta
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action
Themes Films about terrorism, Arme nucléaire
Actors Dylan O'Brien, Michael Keaton, Taylor Kitsch, Scott Adkins, Sanaa Lathan, David Suchet
Roles Khaled
Rating62% 3.1029353.1029353.1029353.1029353.102935
Mitch Rapp est une nouvelle recrue de la CIA. Dévasté par la mort de sa petite amie lors d'un attentat, il est pris sous l'aile d'un vétéran de la Guerre froide qui lui fait subir un rude entraînement pour contrecarrer les attaques terroristes et traquer les criminels. Les deux hommes vont devoir collaborer avec un agent turc afin d'arrêter un dangereux terroriste qui souhaite déclencher une guerre au Moyen-Orient.
Omar (2013)
, 1h36
Directed by Hany Abu-Assad
Genres Drama, Thriller, Romance
Actors Waleed Zuaiter, Doraid Liddawi, Yousef (Joe) Sweid
Roles Torturer
Rating74% 3.7479353.7479353.7479353.7479353.747935
Omar (Adam Bakri) is a Palestinian baker who frequently climbs the West Bank barrier to visit his lover Nadia (Leem Lubany), a high-school girl whom he intends to marry. After being beaten and humiliated by a group of Israeli soliders, Omar and his childhood friends Tarek (Eyad Hourani) and Amjad (Samer Bisharat) stage an attack on an Israeli checkpoint. During the attack, Amjad fires the shot that kills an Israeli soldier. Later, Omar and his friends are subsequently pursued by the Israeli authorities. During the pursuit, Omar is captured and imprisoned by the Israeli authorities. Facing a lengthy prison term, Omar is forcibly coerced by an Israeli agent named Rami (Waleed Zuaiter) into working as a double agent for the Israeli authorities. Agent Rami secures Omar's release in exchange for the latter bringing Tarek to the authorities.
Inch'Allah (2012)

Directed by Anaïs Barbeau-Lavalette
Origin France
Genres Drama
Actors Evelyne Brochu, Sabrina Ouazani, Sivan Levy, Yousef (Joe) Sweid, Carlo Brandt, Marie-Thérèse Fortin
Roles Faysal
Rating68% 3.4458853.4458853.4458853.4458853.445885
Stationed at a clinic in Ramallah, West Bank and crossing daily past the checkpoints to and from her apartment in Jerusalem, Chloé finds her loyalties torn as she witnesses the effects of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict on her friends, colleagues and patients on both sides of the border.
Agora (2009)
, 2h6
Directed by Alejandro Amenábar
Origin Espagne
Genres Drama, Adventure, Historical, Peplum
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about mathematics, Films about religion
Actors Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella, Michael Lonsdale, Oscar Isaac, Ashraf Barhom, Rupert Evans
Roles Pierre
Rating71% 3.5982953.5982953.5982953.5982953.598295
In 391 AD, Alexandria is part of the Roman Empire, and Greek philosopher Hypatia (Rachel Weisz) is a teacher at the Platonic school, where future leaders are educated. Hypatia is the daughter of Theon (Michael Lonsdale), the director of the Musaeum of Alexandria. Hypatia, her father's slave, Davus (Max Minghella), and two of her pupils, Orestes (Oscar Isaac) and Synesius (Rupert Evans), are immersed in the changing political and social landscape. She rejects Orestes's love (she offers him her bloody menstrual towel, to show him that love has its drawbacks, while studying has none): she prefers to devote herself to science. Davus assists Hypatia in her classes and is interested in science, and is also secretly in love with her.
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, Ruba Blal
Roles Ashraf
Rating72% 3.6478853.6478853.6478853.6478853.647885
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, Caroline Peters, Hanns Zischler, Yousef (Joe) Sweid, Nesrin Cavadzade, Hubertus Regout
Roles Rafik, un jeune Palestinien
Rating72% 3.647393.647393.647393.647393.64739
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".