A pairing of films transcending tense cultural relations, set five decades apart.|
ACROSS THE LINE
Nadav Shlomo Giladi | Comedy, Drama | 29 min | Israel | 2017 | Hebrew with English Subtitles
Hananel, a young religious Jew, is hurrying home for Shabbat. An unexpected encounter with Mundir, an unwanted and stubborn Palestinian hitchhiker, leads Hananel on a series of mix-ups that eventually teaches him a lesson in communication, friendship and love.
Mike Burstyn | Action, War | 75 min | Israel | 2017 | Hebrew with English Subtitles
The Six Day War, June 9th, 1967. An Israeli sergeant and an Egyptian soldier encounter each other in an abandoned UNEF post in the Sinai desert on the day after the Israeli/Egyptian cease fire. During an ensuing firefight both men get trapped in the abandoned post; the Israeli on the ground floor, the Egyptian on the upper. Outside stands the sergeants Jeep, awaiting the victor. Two soldiers, one goal: Survival!
Featuring a post-screening discussion on conflict resolution led by foreign policy and atrocity prevention scholar, Jim Finkel.
Angelika Film Center & Cafe at Mosaic (View)
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