1960 - German Movie
(Blazing Sand / Burning Sand)
with Esther and Abi Ofarim
DVD, released by Pidax film media Ltd. (Alive AG), 2017.
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VHS video of Blazing Sand, on the cover: Daliah Lawie, Columbia Pictures 1969
Movie by Aero-Film, 1960 (see other video edition)
"A hot-blooded Israeli beauty holds the key to the Middle East,
as she attempts to rescue the legendary Scrolls of Solomon from a group of terrorists.
Filmed on location in Israel, this action/adventure film makes the most of the stark desert scenery
and backgrounds of ancient ruins."
Video of Sus Etz by "The Ofarim" - here Esther's voice is too fast.
You can hear/see the normal version of this song here
Esther and Abi Ofarim are
singing "Das Barlied" (that's
"Sus etz" - one of their
Directed by Raphael Nussbaum
with Daliah Lawie (Lavi)
(famous singer), Gert-Günter Hoffmann, Mischo Eisenberg
Brennender Sand also Known As:
Blazing Sand (1960) (USA)
Burning Sands (1960) (UK)
Holot Lohatim (1960) (Israel: Hebrew title)
Runtime: 90 min
A co-production of West Germany / Israel
When King Solomon's
ancient scrolls are discovered, fortune-hunting adventurers make
their way over the Israeli border into dangerous territory and
certain death. Upon learning that her boyfriend has been severely
wounded in his attempt to find the scrolls, seductive Dina (DALIAH LAWIE)
uses her womanly prowess to convince a group of men to head into the
blazing hot desert with her. Tempers and passions flare during the
arduous journey to find her boyfriend and the treasure. But if
getting to their destination proved hard, getting back may be
Soundtrack-Single of "Brennender Sand" - Daliah Lawie sitting on a horse
A: "Brennender Sand" sung by Günter Kallmann
B: "Das Barlied" sung by the Ofarims
Pit Petersen - Words: Pit Petersen
Orchestra: Siegfried Wegener
Phonocolor Schallplatten Gmbh - Berlin-Lichterfelde 1
German Label: Okay 1613
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