MASSACHUSETTES PREMIERE – A popcorn movie fantasy inspired by the 2010 assassination of Hamas leader Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in a Dubai hotel room, this comedy spy thriller’s Ocean’s Eleven-style plot twists involve a Mossad team caught red handed on security cameras. The bigger problem: the Mossad knows nothing about the mission! The French and Israeli cast includes Sasson Gabai (The Band’s Visit), Reymonde Amsellem (The Attack, Seven Minutes in Heaven NCJF2009), Bar Refaeli, Tomer Sisley, Hippolyte Girardot, Élodie Hesme, and Lionel Abelanski.
Director: Emmanuel Naccache | France/Israel | 2014 | 89m | Hebrew & French w/ English subtitles
SPONSORS: Israel Campus Roundtable; Hebrew Language & Literature Program at Brandeis University
Screening as part of
The National Center for Jewish Film’s
17th Annual Film Festival
Event Location: Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Ave., Boston, Massachusetts, 02115