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Zaytoun Title Sequence

Zaytoun Title Sequence Logo With Zaytoun now out on DVD release. We are really pleased to be able to share with you our title sequence for the film.

Zaytoun Title Frames

Zaytoun Title Frames

See here our previous blog and the official trailer for the film:

Zaytoun Official Trailer

Director of The Lemon TreeZaytoun, directed by Eran Riklis and produced by Gareth Unwin (King's Speech) is out on release Boxing Day, according to an exclusive trailer release on Empire Online. Starring Stephen Dorff as an Israeli F-16 fighter pilot shot down over Beirut during the 1982 Lebanon War. Captured, he is helped to escape by a young Palestinian boy played by Abdallah El Akal, with the story taking you on a journey of the two trying to get to the border.Zaytoun Poster

Having created all the titles and the sequence for the film we are really please to see Zaytoun getting its UK release, especially over the festive season with as Empire say "A Christmas truce movie that promises to bring peace, if not to all mankind, then at least to those people who go to see it."

Zaytoun PosterWe're delighted to be able to share the official trailer with you here and hope you'll all enjoy the film:

Zaytoun screens at the Toronto Festival

Zaytoun screens at the Toronto Film Festival 'Zaytoun' gets it's second screening tonight, as part of the official selection at this years Toronto Film Festival.

Having screened for the first time on Sunday evening at TIFF Bell Lightbox, the film returns for a matinee screening this coming sunday too.

Scotiabank Theatre is the venue tonight for Director Eran Riklis's film set in 1982, Beirut, Lebanon about an Israeli fighter pilot (Stephen Dorff), who is shot down and must make his way across the war-torn country with the aid of an angry young Palestinian boy played by Abdallah El Akal.

Stephen Dorff and Abdallah El Akal

We wish Eran and the producers Gareth Unwin and Fred Ritzenberg, all the success with the film at the festival.


Zaytoun Bedlam Productions

We are really pleased to announce that we have been awarded the title sequence for Eran Riklis's new feature film Zaytoun.

The film has been produced by Academy Award winner Gareth Unwin (The King's Speech) at Bedlam Productions and Fred Ritzenberg of Far Films.

After a few meetings with Gareth and a presentation of our vision for the title sequence. We had the green light this week.

Zaytoun Bedlam Productions

Written by first-time Palestinian writer Nader Rizq. Zaytoun (Arabic for olive), tells the personal human story of an Israeli fighter pilot (Stephen Dorff), who is shot down over hostile Lebanon in 1982 and has to find his way to the border in the company of an at first hostile teenage Palestinian refugee (Abdallah El Akal).

We will keep you posted with further development as we proceed.