A tale of friendship between two men, one Jewish and the other Arab, as the state of Israel is being created.
Genre - Drama
Executive Producer - Walter Josten
Director(s) - Elie Chouraqui
Blue Rider's Role - Executive Producers and bridge financier
Distributor(s) - Canal Plus and Haut et Court (France), Samuel Goldwyn Films (U.S.)
Release Date - 2006
Synopsis - This historical drama meticulously re-creates the struggles surrounding the creation of Israel. Two young American friends--one Jewish and one Palestinian--are significantly impacted by the battles between Zionists and Arabs for control of Jerusalem. Told from three alternating points of view--Israeli, Palestinian and British, it shows the risks and sacrifices of both sides as they fight for their homeland.