Tag Archives: Eytan Fox

Yossi & Jagger

Gay Essential Films To Watch, Yossi & Jagger (יוסי וג’אגר)

Released in 2002 and directed by Eytan Fox, Yossi & Jagger is the story of two Israeli soldiers stationed on the Lebanese border looking for solitude in the chaos of war. The film won the Outstanding Film – Limited Release award at the 2004 GLAAD Media Awards. Shot in Israel, the film features actors Ohad Knoller and Yehuda Levi.

Walk On Water

Gay Essential Films To Watch, Walk On Water (ללכת על המים)

Released in 2004 and directed by Eytan Fox, Walk on Water follows an Israeli intelligence agent after his wife commits suicide, and his assignment with the grandchildren of Nazi war criminals. Filmed in multiple locations including Israel, Turkey and Germany, the film stars Lior Ashkenazi, and was awarded Best Film, Director and Actor at the Awards of the Israeli Film Academy.

The Bubble

Gay Essential Films To Watch, The Bubble (הבועה)

Released in 2006 and directed by Eytan Fox, The Bubble highlights an unlikely love between a gay Israeli and Palestinian couple. The film won the award for Outstanding Film – Limited Release at the 2008 GLAAD Media Awards. Shot in Tel Aviv and Palestine, the film features actors Ohad Knoller and Yousef “Joe” Sweid.

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