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Yana's Friends (Hebrew: החברים של יאנה‎, romanizedHaHaverim shel Yana) is a 1999 Israeli film directed by Arik Kaplun. script editor: Savi Gabizon. Critically acclaimed, it won 10 Israeli Academy Awards including the Ophir Award for Best Picture. It also won the Crystal Globe at the 34th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in 1999. The film has a very rare 100% rating on the film website Rotten Tomatoes based on 30 reviews, with a weighted average of 7.16/10. The site's consensus reads: "A heartwarming movie that handles some weighty subjects with humor".[1]

Yana's Friends
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Directed byArik Kaplun
Produced byAnat Bikel
Moshe Levinson
Marek Rozenbaum
Uri Sabag
Written byArik Kaplun
Simon Vinokur
StarringEvelyn Kaplun
Nir Levy
Shmil Ben Ari
Mosko Alkalai
Dalia Friedland
Music byAvi Benjamin
CinematographyValentin Belonogov
Edited byEinat Glaser-Zarhin
Distributed byFriends of Film (U.S.)
Release date
November 4, 1999 (Israel)
Running time
90 min
CountryIsrael
LanguageHebrew
Russian

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Yana's Friends". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 1 July 2019.

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