The Gatekeepers

Shomrei Ha-Saf
Directed by: Dror Moreh
Average user rating:   
Login to rate this

Synopsis:

Since 1967 Israel has tried to transform its incredible military victory into a bridge to peace. It failed. Forty years and two peace treaties later an atmosphere of fear and mistrust still permeates the region. In this film, the five former heads of Israel's Secret Service exclusively reflect on their successes and failures to maintain security, even while violence flares up again, this time in the Gaza Strip. These five men individually and as a group have come to reconsider their hard-line positions and advocate a conciliatory approach toward their enemies based on a two-state solution.

Director:Dror Moreh
Film Distributor:Sony Pictures Classics (USA Distribution)
Michael_Dicerto@spe.sony.com
(212) 833-8833
www.sonyclassics.com/index.php

Photos

The Gatekeepers

7 Israel Documentaries Worth Seeking Out

Many documentaries from all points of view have been made regarding the ongoing conflict between Israel and other interest groups in the Middle East. Here are seven worth watching. 1. 'The and by a..View More


Five Broken Camera

Israel Documentary: 7 Influential Films on Israeli Struggles

Documentary films that have been influential in highlighting Israelis’ struggles have a long history, but until the last few years, none had been nominated for an Oscar.“The and “5..View More


Tricycle Theatre

Theatre's decision to ban Jewish film festival is 'thin end of wedge'

The chairman of the UK Jewish film festival has spoken for the first time about the row that led to it being withdrawn from a north London theatre, and said he felt "sick to my teeth" when the to of..View More

User Comments

View All

Leave a Comment

Login to leave a comment