IZZY — All • 1h 31m
Based on the novel by Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel, a member of the armed Jewish underground has been sentenced to death by the British authorities. In return, the resistance has kidnapped a British officer, trying to redeem their friend. The insurgents spend the night together, waiting for the outcome of the negotiation. If the British hang their friend at dawn, one of them will shoot the British officer held as a hostage.
This program may contain strong language, nudity, and/or violence. Viewer discretion is advised.
Languages: Hebrew, English & French, English subtitles (use CC to activate)
Director: Romed Wyder
Producers: Paradigma Films, Dschoint Ventschr (Zurich), Lama Films (Tel Aviv), Enigma Films (Munich), Delirious Productions (London), Radio Télévision Suisse / SSR SRG
Starring: Sarah Adler, Joel Basman, Moris Cohen
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