Yoav Konikoff is an Israeli film and television director who has made a name for himself in the entertainment industry. He is best known for his work on the series "Your Honor" and "Eretz Nehederet". He is also the director behind the feature films "After the Wedding" and "Mabul".
Konikoff was born and raised in Tel Aviv, Israel. He studied film at the Sam Spiegel Film and Television School in Jerusalem. After graduating, he worked as an assistant director in the Israeli television industry. In 2004, Konikoff made his directorial debut with the feature film "After the Wedding", which went on to win awards at the Jerusalem Film Festival and the Tribeca Film Festival.
Konikoff has since gone on to direct numerous television shows, including "Your Honor" and "Eretz Nehederet". The former, which he directed in 2013, was a huge hit and won Best Drama Series at the Israeli Academy of Film and Television Awards. The latter, a comedy show, has become a long-running success in Israel and has won multiple awards.
In 2015, Konikoff directed "Mabul", a drama about an Israeli family dealing with the aftermath of a tragedy. The film was a critical success and won several awards, including Best Film at the Jerusalem Film Festival.
In addition to his feature films, Konikoff has also directed a number of documentaries and short films. He has also served as an executive producer for several feature films.
Konikoff is currently working on a new feature film, "The Operative", which is set to be released in 2021. He is also the co-creator of the Israeli crime drama series "The Spy", which premiered on Netflix in 2019.
Konikoff's work has been met with much praise and admiration. He is a talented and innovative director who has made a name for himself in the entertainment industry. With his unique vision and style, Konikoff has made a lasting impact on the Israeli film industry.