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Playoff : Danny Huston to star

  • Danny Huston will star in the sports drama Playoff.

  • Based on a true story the film is about an Israeli basketball coach who agrees to coach the West German team in Frankfurt, the city where his father was taken away by the Gestapo. Once in Germany he falls in love with a Turkish immigrant.

  • Filming is scheduled to start in Germany on June 29 with Eran Riklis directing.