THE ARBITRATOR (Ha-Borer)
2010, 3rd Season, 12 Episodes, 45 minutes per episode
2013, 4th Season, 12 Episodes, 45 minutes per episode
Creators: Reshef & Regev Levi
Scriptwriter: Reshef & Regev Levi
Director: Shay Kanot
Producer: Mosh Danon
The series was sold for remake to Showtime.
The series was nominated for several Israeli Academy Awards including Best Drama Series and won Best Actor Award (Moshe Ivgy)
Main Cast: Moshe Ivgy, Yehuda Levi, Shlomi Koriat, Uri Gabriel, Yussuf Abu-Warda, Hanna Azoulay Hasfari, Lirit Balaban, Maya Maron, Adi Gilat, Michael Rozhetsky, Shalom Michaelshwili, Ania Bukstein, Netta Garti and Zion Baruch
The series tells the story of Nadav Feldman, a young social worker, who discovers that he is adopted and finds himself in the depths of his biological father’s family, Baruch Asulin, a leader of an organized crime syndicate in Israel known as “Ha-Borer”(The Arbitrator), due to his activities as an arbitrator in disputes in the underworld. The series focuses on the combination of dramatic stretches, the conflict between the norms of society including crime, especially norms and codes of conduct of the underworld. Among other highlights of the series, in a satirical way, the contrast between certain behaviors of some of the heroes of the series (as a demonstration of piety) and other behaviors (such as the blatant disregard for human life).
The series was one of the most popular series on Israeli television.
Produced for Hot Cable TV