Embarking on a cinematic journey through the multifaceted Israel-Palestine conflict, these ten movies and series offer diverse perspectives and narratives. From historical dramas to personal stories, each film sheds light on the human experiences entangled in the complex web of this enduring conflict.
The widely acclaimed Israeli TV series, premiered in 2015, draws from the creators' own experiences in the Israel Defense Forces. With Lior Raz and Hisham Sulliman in pivotal roles, Fauda's eight-year engagement with audiences is available on Netflix.
A historical drama depicting the Israeli response to the tragic events of the 1972 Munich Olympics provides a compelling narrative of those tumultuous times.
This thought-provoking movie explores the moral dilemmas faced by Palestinian suicide bombers, taking viewers on an intense cinematic journey.
Waltz With Bashir
A powerful animated documentary that unveils hidden memories of the 1982 Lebanon War, and offers a poignant exploration of conflict horrors.
This Netflix series delves into the perilous mission of Israeli clerk-turned-secret agent Eli Cohen in 1960s Syria, with Sacha Baron Cohen delivering a compelling dramatic performance.
A heart-rending documentary chronicles a Palestinian farmer's resistance to Israeli occupation through the lens of five damaged cameras.
An epic film portrays the Jewish struggle for independence and the establishment of Israel in 1947-1948.
A satirical romantic comedy navigates the complexities of a love affair between two men in Tel Aviv against the backdrop of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
This riveting thriller explores the intricate relationships between an Israeli secret service officer and his Palestinian informant in Bethlehem, set against the conflict's backdrop.
A riveting documentary features interviews with former heads of Israel's security agency, the Shin Bet, offering unique insights into the country's complex security challenges.