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Rescue Bus 300 (Israel, 2018, documentary, 75 minutes)
Thursday, November 01, 2018, 01:15pm
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New Jersey Premiere

In 1984, four armed Palestinian terrorists hijacked a bus en route from Tel Aviv to Ashkelon, taking the passengers hostage and steering the bus towards Gaza. Through interviews with Israeli officials at the time and dramatic reenactments of the bus takeover and the daring rescue, this powerful documentary portrays the human drama and personal stories behind both the hijacking and subsequent investigation that rocked Israeli society.

Location AMC
Arabic and Hebrew with English subtitles • Director: Rotem Shamir
Speaker: Moshe Zonder, Schusterman Visiting Israeli Artist, Bildner Center