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The 8st Blow

Ha'makah ha'shmonim ve'ahat

Israel, 1977


A boy in the Przemysl ghetto was given 80 lashes that almost killed him. Later, the fact that no one believed him felt like the 81st blow. The title was chosen deliberately, and the film sets out to present evidence.

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The 8st Blow Directed by David Bergman, Haim Gouri, Jacques Ehrlich & 2 others