The Assassination


Documentary
Documentary

On Saturday, June 16th 1933, at 23:00 while vacationing with his wife Sima near the shores of Tel Aviv, Haim Arlosoroff was shot dead at the age of 34 by two unknown assailants. After all these years the movie reveals what happened during those minutes and what caused the fatal shot and how it affects us until today.


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The Assassination

A Film by: AVI WEISSBLEI

(Israel, 2017, 84 min, Hebrew, English subtitles)

On Saturday, June 16th 1933, at 23:00 while vacationing with his wife Sima near the shores of Tel Aviv, Haim Arlosoroff was shot dead at the age of 34 by two unknown assailants. Arlosoroff was a promising leader and a rising star in the Zionist movement. The assassins quickly fled through the side streets of the city, taking with them the answer to a question which has been left unresolved to this very day: Who killed Arlosoroff?

After all these years the movie reveals what happened during those minutes and what caused the fatal shot and how it affects us until today.

 

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