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This edition: Beaufort

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Episode Details

First aired: January 11, 2014.

(2007/Israel, 126 min., color, drama, in Hebrew with English subtitles) Dir.: Joseph Cedar. Cast: Oshri Cohen, Itay Tiran, Ohad Knoller. An Israeli army unit at a heavily fortified outpost in occupied Lebanon is ordered out after the army has held the position for 18 years. Amid redoubled shelling from Hezbollah, the fort’s young commander struggles to keep himself and his men safe from a faceless enemy that would turn withdrawal into massacre and transform a just cause into a lost cause. Distrib.: Lee Krugman & Associates. Discussion guest: Stuart Liebman, New York University.

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Stuart Liebman New York University