Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story at the Mandel JCC's Leonard Krieger Cleveland Jewish Film Fest
Year: 2011. Genre: Documentary Country: USA. Language: English,Hebrew Length: 83 minutes. Director: Jonathon Gruber & Ari Pinchot
On July 4, 1976, 30-year-old Lieutenant Colonel Yoni Netanyahu led the famed mission that rescued 103 Israeli hostages from Palestinian terrorists at the Entebbe Airport in Uganda. Follow Me uses interviews and Yoni's poignant letters and writings to show him as a reluctant soldier whose love for his country led him away from academia to die a hero in Israel's most prestigious army unit.
Sponsors: Mandel JCC Peterman Family Arts & Culture Fund and the 2012 FilmFest Committee.
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