Azulay the Policeman (Ha-Shoter Azulay) (1971). DVD. Format: PAL
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The first Israeli movie to be nominated for the Best Foreign Film Oscar!
Shaike Ophir stars as Azulay, a good but bumbling policeman who is about to retire. His colleagues wish to give him a triumph before he retires. Azulai is a soft-hearted and incompetent policeman in Jaffa. His superiors want to send him to early retirement, but he would like to stay on the force. The criminals of Jaffa who also don't want to see him leave try to find a way to help him keep his job.
Director: Ephraim Kishon
Starring: Shaike Ophir, Zaharira Harifai, Avner Hizkiyahu, Itzko Rachamimov
Length: 87 min
Subtitles: Hebrew / English