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6 Ratings

Beyond the Walls

Me'Ahorei Hasoragim

Directed by Uri Barbash
Israel, 1984
Drama, Crime


In Israel’s Central Prison, the security officer is corrupt, stirring the hatred between Jewish and Arab prisoners to his advantage. Uri, in for 12 years for armed robbery, and Issan, in for 50 years for PLO violence, form an unlikely partnership when tragedy strikes.

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Beyond the Walls Directed by Uri Barbash

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1984 | 2 wins including: Critics' Week Award

Academy Awards

1985 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

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