Ben-Gurion, Epilogue

Ben-Gurion, Epilogue

Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 4:00 PM
Rated 19+

NOTE: all screenings at this venue are 19+.

BEN-GURION, EPILOGUE, ABOUT THE LEGENDARY FOUNDER OF ISRAEL, is an invaluable historical document. Featuring footage from a six-hour interview with David Ben-Gurion that has never been seen before. Yariv Mozer’s film is essential viewing for anyone interested in Israeli history. The interview with the 82-year-old former Israeli leader was held at his remote, isolated home in the Negev Desert in 1968. The black-and-white footage was discovered at the Steven Spielberg Jewish Film Archive in Jerusalem. The audio soundtrack was missing – but the missing tape reels were subsequently retrieved from the Ben-Gurion Archives in Negev. They have now been put together for the first time since 1970.

Sponsors
David Paperny and Audrey Mehler

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Festivals and Awards

  • 2017 Best Documentary Film Award from the Israeli Film Academy

Event Details


Film Info

Year 2016
Country Israel
Director Yariv Mozer
Cast David Ben-Gurion
Runtime 61 min
Language English and Hebrew with English subtitles
Genre ,