Born in Romania and raised in Israel, Ben-Yishay served in the Israel Defense Forces. “People who are optimistic and benevolent are more malleable to treatment."
The focus of the movie will be the drama of and high-stakes nature of Meir's decisions during the Yom Kippur war.
The ongoing comparison to 1973 also serves as an insult to the fallen and their loved ones. A correct comparison to 1967 provides respect to those lost during the pandemic and to their memory.
The incredible tale of a group of 28 soldiers trapped inside a bunker on Tel Saki, surrounded on all sides by Syrian forces.
The grenades date back to the Six Day War (1967) and Yom Kippur War (1973,) corresponding with dominant Syrian presence in the Golan back then.
Just as in Yom Kippur of 1973, Israelis feel abandoned by their leaders, exposed to the ravages of an enemy they cannot defeat alone and fending for themselves.
Last week, Cohen became the first Israeli minister to visit the African state.
Pictures released show prime minister Golda Meir meeting with top generals and soldiers in briefings
The two women launched their London-based production, financing and international sales company for feature films and television 12 years ago.
Meticulous realism was central to the production, which is being touted as the most expensive in Israeli history, and is currently breaking Israeli viewing records.