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The Angel: The Egyptian Spy Who Saved Israel by Uri Bar-Joseph

2020-11-17T16:01:47+00:00

As the son-in-law of Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser and a close advisor to his successor, Anwar Sadat, Ashraf Marwan had access to the deepest secrets of the country’s government. But Marwan himself had a secret: He was a spy for the Mossad, Israel’s intelligence service. Under the codename “The Angel,” Marwan turned Egypt into [...]

The Angel: The Egyptian Spy Who Saved Israel by Uri Bar-Joseph2020-11-17T16:01:47+00:00

The Lone Soldier Podcast

2020-11-17T15:53:45+00:00

What motivates someone to move halfway across the world to enlist in the IDF? Among the ranks of the Israeli Defense Forces are several thousand soldiers known as "Lone Soldiers," meaning they have no family in Israel supporting them. Many of these soldiers move to Israel from abroad, leaving their friends and family behind them [...]

The Lone Soldier Podcast2020-11-17T15:53:45+00:00

Valley of Tears

2020-11-17T15:48:07+00:00

On the first day of Yom Kippur, a surprise attack thrusts young combatants into battle. Inspired by the true events of the 1973 Yom Kippur War, this harrowing drama series focuses on the universality of heroism and sacrifice through four intertwined stories. Through its magnified, unflinching lens, Valley of Tears reveals the tension, anxiety, and [...]

Valley of Tears2020-11-17T15:48:07+00:00

Raid On Entebbe

2020-09-11T18:07:22+00:00

Based on actual events surrounding Israel's Operation Thunderbolt, members of the Revolutionary Cells and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine hijack an Air France flight, and the airplane makes its way to an airport in Entebbe, Uganda. The terrorists release all but the Israeli passengers, and then threaten to execute them if Israel [...]

Raid On Entebbe2020-09-11T18:07:22+00:00

Zero Motivation

2020-09-08T22:59:23+00:00

A smash hit in Israel and winner of the Best Narrative Feature Award at the Tribeca Film Festival, Zero Motivation is a unique, sometimes dark and often hilarious portrait of everyday life for a unit of young female soldiers in a remote Israeli desert outpost. Playing out like M*A*S*H meets Orange is the New Black, [...]

Zero Motivation2020-09-08T22:59:23+00:00

Mossad 101

2020-09-08T22:54:16+00:00

Cadets from every level of Israeli society undergo intense training to join their country's elite, highly classified intelligence service, the Mossad.

Mossad 1012020-09-08T22:54:16+00:00

Fauda

2020-09-08T22:50:57+00:00

A top Israeli agent comes out of retirement to hunt for a Palestinian fighter he thought he'd killed, setting a chaotic chain of events into motion.

Fauda2020-09-08T22:50:57+00:00

Fightworld (Israel: Masters of War)

2020-09-08T22:44:41+00:00

Actor and fight enthusiast Frank Grillo travels the world, immersing himself in different fight cultures to understand their traditions and motivations. In Israel, Grillo receives a lesson on Krav Maga, a unique style of hand-to-hand combat used by citizens and military forces alike.

Fightworld (Israel: Masters of War)2020-09-08T22:44:41+00:00

When Heroes Fly

2020-09-08T22:39:19+00:00

Years after a bitter falling out, four Israeli military veterans reunite and travel to Colombia in search of a loved one they'd presumed to be dead.

When Heroes Fly2020-09-08T22:39:19+00:00

Flase Flag

2020-09-08T22:37:42+00:00

Five Israeli citizens find themselves plunged into a gripping international espionage affair overnight. These ordinary people, going about their daily business, wake up one morning to discover that they are implicated in a ruthless kidnapping operation following the disappearance of the Iranian Defence Minister while on a secret visit to Moscow. News bulletins repeatedly flash [...]

Flase Flag2020-09-08T22:37:42+00:00
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