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Dayan, Assaf

Overview
Works: 152 works in 248 publications in 2 languages and 2,090 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Religious films  History  Fiction  Screwball comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Director, Performer, Cinematographer, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Ḥufshat ḳayits My father my lord ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Hebrew and held by 373 libraries worldwide
A woman is caught in the middle of the struggle between her husband, a respected rabbi, and her son, who is questioning his religion. A holiday meant to help the family reconnect is brought to a dramatic and tragic climax
ha-Hesder Time of favor ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Hebrew and held by 252 libraries worldwide
A taut thriller about the tense relationship between the orthodox nationalists and the Israeli military in the West Bank. Both a politico-psychological drama and a love story between a passionate woman and two best friends. Raises questions of faith to one's religion, duty to one's nation, and love for oneself
ha-Ḥayim 'al pi Agfa Life according to Agfa ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Hebrew and held by 152 libraries worldwide
A drama with a comic edge about the colliding, intertwining lives of customers at a small Tel Aviv coffee-house
Rak klavim ratzim hofshi Wild dogs ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hebrew and held by 89 libraries worldwide
A successful lawyer's life falls apart when his wife, a social worker, is brutally assaulted by a gang. A riveting drama that tests the limits of justice and morality in an apocalyptic society
Campfire Medurat ha-sheveṭ ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Hebrew and held by 85 libraries worldwide
In 1981, a widowed mother and her daughters want to join a new religious settlement in the West Bank, but must meet the group's religious and ideological standards. When a daughter is accused of seducing some boys, she must weigh her allegiances
Zikhron devarim ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in Hebrew and held by 75 libraries worldwide
A journey through space and time in Tel Aviv. It focuses on three men whose selfish, desparate activities represent the mood of their generation
Mivtsaʻ Yonatan Operation Thunderbolt ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Hebrew and held by 70 libraries worldwide
On June 27, 1976, Air France Flight 139, enroute from Tel Aviv to Paris, was hijacked by Arab and German terrorists and and forced to land in Entebbe, Uganda. The Israeli government negotiates while secretly planning one of the most daring rescues ever attempted. The film is based on the true facts and follows the events since the flight's takeoff and until the hostages' return to Israel
Hu halakh ba-śadot ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Hebrew and held by 66 libraries worldwide
In 1946, a young man returns home from college to his kibbutz to find that his father has joined the British army and his mother is with another man. He meets a young Holocaust refugee and falls in love with her, but he is called to duty as the political turmoil in Israel, on the verge of statehood, reaches a boiling point
Śemikhah ḥashmalit u-shemah Mosheh An electric blanket named Moshe ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Hebrew and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Follows a day in the life of a down-and-out Tel Aviv threesome: two pimps, Levy and Moshe, and their prostitute Malka. It's an Israeli cult classic and a window into one trio's strange lives and their desperate attempts at redemption. Bonus documentary included
Out of sight ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Hebrew and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Ya'ara, an independent, confident, and intelligent blind woman, has just begun her Ph. D in Mathematics at Princeton University ... until her best friend and cousin's suicide. She returns to Israel in shocked disbelief to do a very private investigation
Be-ḳarov, yiḳreh lekha mashehu ṭov Comrade ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Hebrew and held by 57 libraries worldwide
14-year-old Ilan runs away from home to meet Dalia, the sister he has not seen in years. The two happily reunite and develop an unexpected relationship, unusual and a little bit scandalous. Then Dalia leaves for a stint as a cruise ship attendant. Ilan meets Abraham, a middle-aged man who calls himself the "last true Communist." Abraham is living in a vacant building and growing crops on the roof. Unfortunately, a security force shows up to clear the building for demolition, threatening Ilan and Abraham's agricultural utopia. Abraham won't let his home go so easily, and he has the guns to prove it. Ilan and Abraham are in a two-man war against capitalism
ha-Hesder by Joseph Cedar( visu )
3 editions published in 2002 in Hebrew and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Depicts the stakes behind an Israeli settlement. Menachem is a highly respected soldier in the Israeli Defense Forces, who is also a devout student of a controversial settlement leader. Despite doubt and suspicion, Menachem is given permission to lead an Army unit that includes his friend and fellow students. As the Rabbi of Menachem's settlement's agenda, the Army's control, and his friends desperation build to a boil, Menachem secret passion for the Rabbi's daughter threatens destruction. A violent scheme to blow up Temple Mount puts all allegiances to the test
Givʻat Ḥalfon enah ʻonah ( visu )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in Hebrew and held by 34 libraries worldwide
A wild comedy about three reservists in the Israeli army committed to serving but unable to stay out of trouble, Hill Halfon is military life as you've never seen it! Set in the Sinai Desert, on the border of Israel and Egypt, this riotous tale of mischief and mishaps features Israel's top comedy trio Hagashash (Poli, Shaika and Gavri), plus Tuvia Tzafir and many other acclaimed Israeli comedy stars. A fast-moving, fun-filled adventure for audiences of all ages, Hill Halfon explodes with laughter!--Container
Ha-krav al ha-va'ad The battle for the chairmanship ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hebrew and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Set against Israel's 1984 elections. Intense social and political issues are played out in the troubles of an apartment building and its residents' council. The so-called kings of this apartment co-op rule with an iron hand, and they won't give up their territory without a fight. When these selfish, small-time politicians are pitted against each other, anything goes
ha-Shivah me-Hodu Return from India : a story of forbidden love by Menahem Golan( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Hebrew and held by 33 libraries worldwide
The story of a young doctor who accompanies his boss and his wife to India to rescue their dying daughter. The magic of India, the unusual relationship between the boss and his wife, and the wife's persistant advances are too powerful to resist
Devarim by Amos Gitai( visu )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in Hebrew and held by 32 libraries worldwide
A journey through space and time in Tel Aviv. It focuses on three men whose selfish, desparate activities represent the mood of their generation
King for a day Melech leyom ehad ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Hebrew and held by 30 libraries worldwide
After his divorce, Joseph leaves his wife and child behind in America to become a hotel porter, and sends money back to them with stories of how well-off he's become. When his daughter shows up looking for her wealthy father, it's up to Joseph and his friends to pull off his lies
Campfire ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Hebrew and held by 27 libraries worldwide
In 1981, a widowed mother and her daughters want to join a new religious settlement in the West Bank, but must meet the group's religious and ideological standards. When a daughter is accused of seducing some boys, she must weigh her allegiances
Tokhen ha-ʻinyanim by Assaf Dayan( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in Hebrew and held by 25 libraries worldwide
My father my lord by David Volach( visu )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in Hebrew and Undetermined and held by 20 libraries worldwide
A woman is caught in the middle of the struggle between her husband, a respected rabbi, and her son, who is questioning his religion. A holiday meant to help the family reconnect is brought to a dramatic and tragic climax
 
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Alternative Names
Dayan ʾAsap 1945-....
Dayan, Ase
Dayan, Asi
Dayan ʾAsiy 1945-....
Dayan, Assaf 1945-
Dayan, Assi
Dayan, Assi 1945-
Dayyan ʾAsap 1945-....
Dayyan ʾAsiy 1945-....
דיין, אסי
דיין אסי 1945-....
דיין, אסף
דיין אסף 1945-....
דין, אסי, 1945-
דין, אסף
דין אסף 1945-....
Languages
Hebrew (73)
English (1)
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