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Etgar Keret: Based on a True Story (2017)

In his short stories, Israeli writer Etgar Keret mixes fantasy and reality. His own life story also comes across as a modern fairy tale. In this hybrid documentary, the filmmakers ... See full summary »

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Stephane Kaas

Writers:

Stephane Kaas, Rutger Lemm (co-writer)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Adi Arnon Adi Arnon ... La Vache Qui Rit Band member
Steef Cuijpers ... German Publisher
Alon Dahan ... Fatso
Nadav Eder Nadav Eder ... The Guy
Morly Frishman Morly Frishman ... Airport Security Guy
Annelies Gesquierre Annelies Gesquierre ... Airport Security Girl
Merav Geva Merav Geva ... Police Officer
Ira Glass ... Himself
Vera Gorenstein Vera Gorenstein ... La Vache Qui Rit Band member
Stephane Kaas Stephane Kaas ... Himself
Etgar Keret
Rutger Lemm Rutger Lemm ... Himself
Asaf Levinbook Asaf Levinbook ... La Vache Qui Rit Band
Nitzan Peri Nitzan Peri ... La Vache Qui Rit Band member
Jonathan Safran Foer ... Himself
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In his short stories, Israeli writer Etgar Keret mixes fantasy and reality. His own life story also comes across as a modern fairy tale. In this hybrid documentary, the filmmakers investigate why storytelling is essential for Keret's survival.

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Release Date:

15 June 2017 (Netherlands) See more »

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