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The Band's Visit

Bikur Ha-Tizmoret

Directed by Eran Kolirin
Israel, United States, 2007
Comedy, Drama, Music


On an ordinary day, the Alexandria Ceremonial Police Orchestra arrives in Israel from Egypt for a cultural event, only find there is no delegation to meet them, nor any arrangements to get to their destination of Petah Tiqva…

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The Band's Visit Directed by Eran Kolirin

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2007 | 3 wins including: Award of the Youth

Independent Spirit Awards

2008 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film

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