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Prisoners of war [DVD]. Series one
Prisoners of war [DVD]. Series one
2013
Videos and DVDs
When three reservists from an elite combat unit are captured during active service behind enemy lines in Lebanon their fate is initially unknown. They become symbols to the society from which they came. In their families, they are perceived as someething between a misty memory and an ever-lasting glimmer of hope - until the day, seventeen years later, when they return. Only two come back alive. The third returns in a coffin. The gripping plot unravels through three time periods: before capture, life in captivity and proceedings in the present day, which all intertwine to reveal dark secrets about imprisonment. Personal drama, struggles and challenges help paint a picture of what exactly happened in the seventeen long years the men were incarcerated.
Main title:
Prisoners of war [DVD]. Series one / written and directed by Gideon Raff ; produced by Liat Benasuly.
Imprint:
[Australia] : SBS distributed by Madman, 2013
Collation:
3 videodiscs (DVD) (ca. 550 min.)
Notes:
In Hebrew with English subtitles.
Performers:
Cast: Yael Abecassis, Mili Avital, Yoram Tolledano, Assi Cohen and Ishai Golan.
Audience:
Rated M.
System details:
All regions, PAL.
Dewey class:
791.4572
Language:
Hebrew
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Beaumaris LibraryDVDDVD PRI3 discsAvailable
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Sandringham Library ExpressDVDDVD PRI3 discsIn Deep Storage until mid 2020. (Set: 14 Jul 2019)
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