Against Your Will
After Amit committed suicide in the army, the secretary of his parents’ religious kibbutz asked them to refer to what happened as 'a gun accident'. When their second son committed suicide, they refused to remain silent. They have now launched an effort to commemorate their two sons, even though their kibbutz considers suicide to be a source of shame and a sin.
One week after the Six-Day War, recordings of soldiers returning from battle were made, with excerpts later turned into a bestselling book, “The Seventh Day: Soldier's Talk about the Six-Day War”. The previously censored parts of these recordings, featured in this film, offer a candid, often heartbreaking picture of the war that changed Israel forever.
After 30 years suppressing and denying the traumatic events that took place at the Battle of Sultan Yacoub, the director and protagonist of the film is forced to chose between loyalty to his fellow officers, and looking in the mirror to see a painful truth about manliness, fear and emotional resilience.
Credit for Murder
A shocking video of a double murder in Russia appeared on YouTube in 2007. The police investigation reached a dead end, but the director of this film and his friend go undercover on a daring investigation of their own. Snooping around the darkest crevices of Russia’s neo-Nazi underground, they are determined to find the killers.
This is a rare cinematic document showing the Hilltop Youth at Gilad Farm, one of the most radical Jewish outposts in the West Bank. With the threat of evacuation hanging over their heads, they confront Israel's government, its security forces, and the Palestinians, and pose a rebellious, sometimes violent and lawless challenge to their foes, driven by an uncompromising ideology.