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King Bibi

Twenty years before the spectacle of Donald Trump, Benjamin Netanyahu already understood the political benefits of a toxic relationship with the media, and direct communication with the public. King Bibi explores Netanyahu’s rise to power, relying solely on archival footage of his media performances over the years: from his days as a popular guest expert on American TV, through his public confession of adultery, and his mastery of the art of social media. From one studio to another, “Bibi” evolved from Israel’s great political hope, to a controversial figure whom some perceive as Israel’s savior, and others – as a cynical politician who will stop at nothing to retain his power.

Festivals and Awards:

The Jerusalem International Film Festival, Israel, 2018

Director: Dan Shadur

Producer: Liran Atzmor

Production Company: Atzmor Productions

Editor: Neta Dvorkis, Dan Shadur

Soundtrack Editor: Itzik Cohen

Original Soundtrack: Karni Postel

Supporter(s): The New Fund for Cinema and Television, Yes Docu, Israel Lottery Council for Culture & Arts

Subtitles: Hebrew, English

Film Name in Hebrew: קינג ביבי

Twenty years before the spectacle of Donald Trump, Benjamin Netanyahu already understood the political benefits of a toxic relationship with the media, and direct communication with the public. King Bibi explores Netanyahu’s rise to power, relying solely on archival footage of his media performances over the years: from his days as a popular guest expert on American TV, through his public confession of adultery, and his mastery of the art of social media. From one studio to another, “Bibi” evolved from Israel’s great political hope, to a controversial figure whom some perceive as Israel’s savior, and others – as a cynical politician who will stop at nothing to retain his power.

Festivals and Awards:

The Jerusalem International Film Festival, Israel, 2018

 

Director: Dan Shadur

Producer: Liran Atzmor

Production Company: Atzmor Productions

Editor: Neta Dvorkis, Dan Shadur

Soundtrack Editor: Itzik Cohen

Original Soundtrack: Karni Postel

Supporter(s): The New Fund for Cinema and Television, Yes Docu, Israel Lottery Council for Culture & Arts

Subtitles: Hebrew, English

Film Name in Hebrew: קינג ביבי

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