Pillar Of Fire

23/02/2009
  |  Buy to Own: 23/02/2009
  |  420 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

Seven-part Israeli documentary series made in 1979, drawing extensively on first-hand interviews and archive footage to tell the complex and contentious story of the establishment of the state of Israel, the Jewish-Arab struggle for Palestine, the persecution of Jews in Europe, the war of 1948 and David Ben-Gurion's declaration of independence.