'Altalena' - an epic journey into the darkest chapter of Israel's history. This compelling documentary series delves deep into the dramatic and tragic story of the 'Altalena' ship, an event that etched itself into the nation's collective memory. As we journey through the tumultuous aftermath of Israel's establishment, this series paints a vivid picture of passion, politics, and the relentless pursuit of ideals.
The 'Altalena' ship became a symbol of hope and division, carrying arms, immigrants, and dreams for a new Israel. Yet, it also bore the weight of discord that threatened to tear the fledgling nation apart. The series unravels the intricacies of this complex tale, featuring archival footage, interviews, and expert analysis.
Language: Hebrew, English subtitles
Director: Eli Cohen
Producer: Riki Shelach
Starring: Yossi Kantz, Yoram Hattab, Yoav Bar-Lev, Eran Pesach, Alexander Peleg