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  • NR
  • 2012
  • 1 hr 24 min
  • 7.0  (3,226)
  • 66

Yossi is a 2012 drama film that follows the story of Yossi, a closeted gay cardiologist living in Tel Aviv. The film is directed by Eytan Fox and stars Ohad Knoller in the titular role. The film is a sequel to the 2002 film Yossi & Jagger that also starred Knoller. Yossi has been struggling to move on from the death of his lover, Jagger, for the past decade. He has become a recluse and dedicates all and professional success, but his personal life is non-existent.

It is during a chance encounter with a group of young soldiers that Yossi rediscovers his passion for life. The encounter leads him on a journey of self-discovery and he begins to explore his own desires and feelings that he has kept locked away for years.

The film explores themes of loss, grief, and finding love again. Yossi is initially resistant to the idea of moving on, but as the film progresses, he opens himself up to the possibility of finding happiness once again. The film also tackles issues such as homophobia and prejudice in Israeli society.

Knoller's performance as Yossi is exceptional. He portrays the character's emotional turmoil with nuance and subtlety, and captures the essence of a man who has been stuck in a never-ending cycle of grief. The supporting cast, including Shlomo Sadan and Oz Zehavi, also turn in strong performances.

Director Eytan Fox infuses the film with a sense of authenticity that is both refreshing and captivating. The film's cinematography is gorgeous, and the shots of Tel Aviv and the surrounding area give the film a sense of place and identity.

Yossi is a tender and heartfelt drama that handles its subject matter with sensitivity and care. The film's message of hope and redemption is uplifting and inspiring, and the portrayal of a gay man's journey to self-acceptance is both timely and necessary.

Overall, Yossi is a must-see film. It is a poignant and powerful drama that will stay with you long after the credits roll. It is a film that deserves to be seen and appreciated by audiences around the world.

Yossi is a 2012 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 24 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0 and a MetaScore of 66.

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    7.0  (3,226)
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