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Lavi, Amos

Overview
Works: 37 works in 56 publications in 4 languages and 526 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  War films  Animal films  Film adaptations  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Amos Lavi
Alila( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Hebrew and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the apartment dwellers, every action creates a ripple unknowingly felt by all. Goreous libertine Gabi's loud, violent trysts with her physically dominant, emotionally unavailable lover Hezi bring down the wrath of their disgusted neighbors. Mali reluctantly joins her neurotic ex-husband Ezra in his search for their army deserter son. Ezra's illegal construction site and undocumented immigrant workers in turn prompt the hermit Schwartz to relive the horrors of the Nazi death camps, as his Filipino campanion Linda helplessly looks on
Ḳirḳas Paleśtinah( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in Hebrew and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Palestinian businessman brings a struggling Eastern European circus to a town in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The action revolves around a lost lion, which becomes the focal point of everyone's desires, and perhaps a symbol in itself of a treasure so valuable that its seekers risk destroying it
Carmel by Amos Gitai( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Hebrew and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charting his own course through Israeli history, Gitai (who is only two years younger than Israel) becomes a lively symbol for the country itself. A child of the kibbutz, a young soldier wounded during the Yom Kippur War, a sometimes testy but always honest artist whose works are more often welcomed abroad than at home - Gitai has led a life as dense, rich, and complex as the nation of his birth
Distortion( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Hebrew and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emotionally scarred in the wake of a terrorist attack, a Tel Aviv playwright attempts to make sense of the carnage and his own tangled personal life by writing a new play. When writer's block sets in, he hires a detective to trail his girlfriend
Women by Clare Boothe Luce( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in Hebrew and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wife of a rabbi, after being unable to conceive for 15 years, encourages him to marry and impregnate a second wife
Witness in the war zone( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Stevens (Christopher Walken) is a tough-minded journalist who risks death daily trying to uncover the truth in war torn Lebanon, where right and wrong-- and even the enemy-- are impossible to identify
Alila by Amos Gitai( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the apartment dwellers, every action creates a ripple unknowingly felt by all. Gorgeous libertine Gabi's loud, violent trysts with her physically dominant, emotionally unavailable lover Hezi bring down the wrath of their disgusted neighbors. Mali reluctantly joins her neurotic ex-husband Ezra in his search for their army deserter son. Ezra's illegal construction site and undocumented immigrant workers in turn prompt the hermit Schwartz to relive the horrors of the Nazi death camps, as his Filipino campanion Linda helplessly looks on
Himmo King of Jerusalem = Ḥimo melekh Yerushalayim by Amos Gutman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in Hebrew and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young nurse is drawn to a mortally wounded and mutilated soldier who cannot speak or move
Sheḥur : sirṭah shel Ḥanah Azulai-Hasifri( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Hebrew and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Westernized teenager struggles to come to terms with the white magic practiced by members of her family
Alila : a day in the life of Israel( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Hebrew and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the apartment dwellers, every action creates a ripple unknowingly felt by all. Gorgeous libertine Gabi's loud, violent trysts with her physically dominant, emotionally unavailable lover Hezi bring down the wrath of their disgusted neighbors. Mali reluctantly joins her neurotic ex-husband Ezra in his search for their army deserter son. Ezra's illegal construction site and undocumented immigrant workers in turn prompt the hermit Schwartz to relive the horrors of the Nazi death camps, as his Filipina campanion Linda helplessly looks on
ʻAd sof ha-lailah = When night falls( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Hebrew and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Giora Geṭer is the owner of "Pan" in Tel Aviv. His father, whose marriage with Giora's mother has fallen apart, comes to visit Tel Aviv. The night life of Tel Aviv is a backdrop to this late meeting between the father and his son. The meeting between them is difficult and they try to get to know each other better in an attempt to save the crumbling family and to build a relationship that in fact had never existed."--Translated from back of container
Seraḳ, seraḳ( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Hebrew and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This ... movie is set in the months leading up to the disengagement from the Gaza strip in 2005. Israel fears an assassination attempt on Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's life by [right] wing extremist groups. Amid all the threats, the Prime Minister insists on speaking at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony. The GSS headed by Amos Snir, still in trauma from the late PM Yitzchak Rabin's murder, has 60 hours to prevent the assassination. [Snir] puts together a special 3 manned task force team to build a profile on the murderer to try and find him before it is too late."--Israel-Catalog.com
Sh'cḥur = Life's secrets and magic( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Hebrew and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

13-year-old Rachel, a thoroughly Westernized Sabra teenager who struggles to make sense of and come to terms with the white magic (Sh'Chur) practiced regularly by members of her family. This mystical world of spirits and demons takes on a physical presence in the shape of her elder sister Pnina, whose supernatural powers fill Rachel with fear
Sheḥur : sirṭah shel Ḥanah Azulai-Hasfari( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in Hebrew and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shabazi( Visual )

in Hebrew and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny lives in a one bedroom apartment in "Shabazi", a run down neighborhood crumbling over the heads of its inhabitants--dirt poor day laborers, junkies and the homeless, who find refuge in abandoned buildings. One rainy evening Danny almost runs over Gideon, an army comrade, who is now a homeless drug addict. Gideon tries to tell Danny about some sinister scam that is going on around in the neigborhood, but he's too scared and too confused. The next day Gideon is found murdered, but the police have no real interest in another dead drug addict. Danny decides to track down the killer himself
Ot Ḳayin = Stigma( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Hebrew and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of an Israeli soldier who is rejected by his family and friends after he is discharged from a mental hospital
Ḳirḳas Paleśtinah( Visual )

in Hebrew and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Palestinian businessman brings a struggling Eastern European circus to a town in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The action revolves around a lost lion, which becomes the focal point of everyone's desires, and perhaps a symbol in itself of a treasure so valuable that its seekers risk destroying it
Carmel Lullaby to my father by Amos Gitai( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lullaby to my father: The film relates the story of Gitai's father, Munio Weinraub (1909-1970), an eminent Israeli architect. Weinraub was a student at the Bauhaus design and architecture school in the city of Dessau when Hitler closed the school in 1933. In May 1933, Weinraub was accused of "treason against the German people", sent to prison and later expelled from Germany. The film traces Munio's route from Poland to Germany, from Switzerland to Palestine
Rishayon li-ḥeyot by Yitzhak Gormezano Goren( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Hebrew and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A live performance of the play Rishayon li-ḥeyot. This is the story of Ḥali, a law professor in her fifties, and Mosheh, a law student from Tel Aviv. It happens during the socially convulse years of the Lebanon war
Miśḥak ḥayaṿ( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Hebrew and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Based on the personal story of Amos Lavi and how he overcame drug addiction and became a well-respected actor
 
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Alternative Names
Amos Lavi

Amos Lavi 1953-2010 Israeli actor

Amos Lavi acteur uit Israël (1953-2010)

Amos Lavi attore israeliano

Amos Lavi israelischer Schauspieler (1953-2010)

Lavie, Amos

Амос Лави

Ամոս Լավե

לביא, עמוס שחקן

עמוס לביא

عاموس لافي

Languages
Hebrew (33)

English (2)

German (1)

French (1)