KNOWN FIGURES • 1h 12m
Thirteen years after his death, the great actor Yossi Banai comes to life for one final encore, with a cinematic memoir led by his own deep iconic voice. Pieced together from numerous archival sources, Banai directs the spotlight on to his own image.
Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
Directors: Kobi Farag, Morris Ben-Mayor
Producer: Shir Helena Rosen
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