Release Date: June 13th, 2014
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 45 min
A member of an Israeli anti-terrorist unit clashes with young radicals.
Director: Nadav Lapid
Obviously, this tale engages many hot-button issues in present-day Israel. But does it say anything particularly incisive or meaningful about their complexity? On the contrary, its ultimate message seems to rest on a kind of glib and simplistic equivalency. show more
Israel's fractured psyche is plumbed via narrative splintering in Policeman, Nadav Lapid's compelling drama about his homeland's burgeoning social unrest. show more
The main performances are powerful, the visuals are bold and vivid, the final effect one of the gut having been punched and the mind stirred. show more