David or Goliath

Anne Regitze Wivel, Denmark, 1988

110 min.DK/Documentary

A film about the news media war between Israel and the Palestinians. About the Israeli dilemma between democracy and censorship. About the guard dogs of the world press and their conditions in Jerusalem. »David or Goliath« is in the cinema-vérité genre, about the Middle East conflict, seen from one particular point of view: That of the international press.
Basic information Credits Materials
Original title David eller Goliath
Danish title David eller Goliath
Other titles Israel og verdenspressen
Keywords Israel, Palestine, Media
Director Anne Regitze Wivel
Screenplay Anne Regitze Wivel
Director of Photography Dan Laustsen
Editor Ghita Beckendorff
Sound Morten Degnbol
Appearance Ola Andreasen, Geoffrey Bartholet, Gerald Butt, Mary Curtius
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral
Danish theatrical release 15.12.1988
Cinemas Delta
Danish rating Allowed for all
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Production company Hanne Høyberg Filmproduktion
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral


Direction Anne Regitze Wivel
Assistant director Louise Kjær


Script Anne Regitze Wivel


Production manager Louise Kjær
Production assistant Jane Graun


Cinematography Dan Laustsen
Camera assistant Eigil Jacobsen


Editing Ghita Beckendorff
Assistant editor Sys Jondahl
Mix Nana Gravesen


Sound Morten Degnbol

Other credits

Consultant Arne Bro
Expert: hebrew Bente Fjeldstrup


Appearance Ola Andreasen
Appearance Geoffrey Bartholet
Appearance Gerald Butt
Appearance Mary Curtius
Appearance Ilya Gerol
Appearance Rafi Horowitz
Appearance Danny Rubinstein
Appearance Robert Slater
Appearance Elias Zananiri
Appearance Mubarak Awad
Appearance David Bedein
Appearance Zeev Chafets
Appearance Mike Elkins
Appearance Keith Graves
Appearance Kristian Mouritzen
Appearance Edie Sabbagh
Appearance Steve Weizman

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