9th Annual Israeli Film Festival
(Movie / Film)
"The Prime Ministers: The Pioneers" (2013)
Synopsis: "The Prime Ministers: The Pioneers," based on the best-selling book by Ambassador Yehuda Avner, takes the audience inside the offices of Israel's prime ministers through the eyes of an insider, Yehuda Avner, who served as chief aide, English language note-taker and speechwriter to Levi Eshkol, Golda Meir, Yitzhak Rabin, Menachem Begin, and Shimon Peres.
Writers: Marvin Hier, Richard Trank.
Director: Richard Trank.
Runtime: 115 minutes.
Language: English and Hebrew, with English subtitles.
Presented by Professor Yael Aronoff, Serling and Friends Chair of Israel Studies, James Madison College.
The 9th Annual Israeli Film Festival is supported by the College of Arts & Letters, College of Social Science, James Madison College, Residential College of Arts and Humanities, the Departments of Linguistics & Languages, English/Film Studies, History, and Religious Studies, the School of Social Work, Lester & Jewell Morris Hillel Jewish Student Center, the David Project, the Greater Lansing Jewish Welfare Federation, Congregation Kehillat Israel, and Congregation Shaarey Zedek. In cooperation with the Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest.