Sword of Gideon


2h 30m 1986

Brief Synopsis

A group of five men are recruited to avenge the 1972 Munich Olympics massacre. The fictional treatment of Israel's actions describes the efforts of the team and questions the morality of revenge. The Sword of Gideon represents Israeli justice.

Film Details

Release Date
1986
Location
Montreal, Quebec, Canada; London, England, United Kingdom; Jordan; Jerusalem, Israel; Yehuda, Israel; Rome, Italy; Paris, France; New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 30m

Synopsis

A group of five men are recruited to avenge the 1972 Munich Olympics massacre. The fictional treatment of Israel's actions describes the efforts of the team and questions the morality of revenge. The Sword of Gideon represents Israeli justice.

Crew

Alberto Acciarito

Assistant Director

Claude Agostini

Director Of Photography

Benito Alchmede

Boom Operator

Eitan Alon

Unit Location Manager

Denise Andres

Wardrobe

Jacques Arcouette

Other

Henry Avalon

Transportation Captain

Avi Avrahami

Best Boy

Vincent Bataillon

Assistant Director

Peter Bennet

Assistant Director

John Berger

Stunts

Shmuel Bergerano

Accountant

Jacques F Bernier

Camera Assistant

Louis Fernand Billet

Props

Jennifer Black

Post-Production Supervisor

Larry Blanchette

Grip

Yaacov Bokman

Key Grip

Andrea Bolognini

Production Coordinator

Elio Bosi

Grip

Manon Bougie

Production Accountant

Marie-angele Breitner-protat

Makeup

Henry Bronchtein

Assistant Director

Chris Bryant

Screenplay

Liz Bunton

Other

Malcolm R. Burgess

Production Manager

Steve Burgess

Assistant Camera Operator

Michele Cadieux

Production Coordinator

Luciano Calosso

Set Decorator

Kathryn Casault

Makeup Assistant

Denise Cassotti

Production Coordinator

Jacques Chamberland

Props

Monique Champagne

Continuity

Pierre Charpentier

Grip

Ronit Chayun

Production Coordinator

Sergio Conti

Grip

Robert Coret

Grip

Marie-ghislaine Cretier

Production Assistant

Massimo Cristaldi

Production Manager

Ginette D'amico

Casting

John Danyluk

Generator Operator

Jean Louis Daoust

Key Grip

Pierre Davoust

Boom Operator

Jean Maurice Deensted

Key Grip

Georges Delerue

Music

Brigitte Demolizon

Costumes

Gary Deprato

Sound Effects Editor

Michel Dernuet

Construction

Roberto Diamanti

Grip

Vincenzo Dicostanzo

Props

Remo Dolci

Gaffer

Laurie Drew

Costume Designer

Alex Dukay

Photography

Michal Engel

Assistant Director

Assi Esterkin

Props Buyer

Maryse Faure

Hairdresser

Ronald Fauteux

Props

Jonathan Filley

Production Manager

Marc Fiquet

Props

Bryony Foster

Set Decorator

Jean-vincent Fournier

Props Assistant

Victoria Frodsham

Assistant Director

Marc Furtado

Production Assistant

Louise Gagne

Assistant Costume Designer

Marcel Gellier

Key Grip

Jean Gerin

Production Coordinator

Jacques Godbout

Effects Assistant

Robert Guertin

Assistant Camera Operator

Alain Guyard

Grip

Consuelo Hailey

Makeup

Consuelo Hailey

Hair

Simon Haveland

Assistant Director

Claude Hazanavicius

Sound

Linda Hebert

Production Assistant

Madeleine Henrie

Assistant Director

Amy Herman

Production Accountant

Andrew Hermant

Music

Denis Heroux

Executive Producer

John Herron

Assistant Director

Jim Hopkins

Sound Editor

Stephen Humble

Assistant Editor

Martin Hume

Assistant Camera Operator

Cathy Hunt

Adr Editor

Chris Hutton

Sound Effects Editor

Tony Iulo

Grip

George Jonas

Book As Source Material

Manuel Jover

Grip

John Kemeny

Executive Producer

Joyce King

Production Manager

Zion Kobi

Construction

Ken Korrall

Location Scout

Claude Lacoursiere

Production Assistant

Robert Lantos

Producer

Francois Leclerc

Unit Manager

Francois Leclerc

Location Manager

Avrahami Leibman

Gaffer

Raymond Leplont

Production Manager

Gadi Levy

Production Manager

John Lewin

Best Boy

Pierre Magny

Assistant Director

Marion Mailhot

Grip

Brian Marshall

Sound Mixer

Paul Massey

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Robert Mattiquez

Electrician

Dwayne Mclean

Stunt Coordinator

Carolyn Mcwhorter

Production Accountant

Doron Mizrahi

Propman

Thierry Morlaas

Boom Operator

Yohai Moshe

Boom Operator

Don Mothersill

Wardrobe

Jan Nicolichuk

Assistant Editor

Gaetan Noiseux

Hair

Josephine O'neil

Cashier

Avner Orshalimi

Assistant Director

Keith Pamplin

Boom Operator

Lily Partheniou

Accounting Assistant

Charles Paviot

Assistant Director

Les Pearce

Grip

Yoram Polach

Special Effects

James Porteous

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Giora Porter

On-Set Dresser

Jean-yves Poulain

Assistant Director

Bob Predovich

Other

Rene Quillard

Electrician

Richard Ratliff

Special Effects Coordinator

Shneor Ratzkovsky

Production Auditor

Dana Robin

Location Manager

Cindy Romanovich

Sound Effects Editor

Ariel Roshko

Art Director

Jean-charles Ruault

Sound Mixer

Luke Sacher

Assistant Director

Don Sarri

Gaffer

Amy Sayres

Assistant Director

Robert Schulman

Key Grip

James Sherman

Props

Steve Shewchuk

Set Decorator

Meir Sigura

Transportation Captain

Alan C Smith

Camera Operator

Zvi Speilmann

Production Supervisor

Marco Sperouti

Assistant Camera Operator

Lynn Stalmaster

Casting

Richard Stone

Music Supervisor

John Stowe

Dresser

Marlene Tommasi

Casting

Tova Tzipin

Casting Director

Loretta Vanhart

Post-Production Accountant

Michel Vocoret

Gaffer

Clare Walker

Casting

Mary Jayne Wallace

Dresser

Andrew Warren

Assistant Director

James Waters

Key Grip

Trevor Williams

Production Designer

Ron Wisman

Editor

Shriki Yitzhak

Other

Rochelle Zaltzman

Costume Designer

Rola Zayed

Assistant

Zigler Zeev

Other

Debbie Zwicker

Production Coordinator

Film Details

Release Date
1986
Location
Montreal, Quebec, Canada; London, England, United Kingdom; Jordan; Jerusalem, Israel; Yehuda, Israel; Rome, Italy; Paris, France; New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 30m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States November 29, 1986