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★★★★★ – The Financial Times

“A genuinely gripping film” – Jonathan Freedland, The Guardian

“Astonishing.” – The Wall Street Journal

“A masterful summation of the Arab-Israeli conflict.” – The Hollywood Reporter

Nominated – Diamond Award for Best Documentary Film, Jerusalem Film Festival 2020

Nominated – Best Film, Hamptons International Film Festival 2019

With the end of the Cold War and America becoming a sole global superpower, the 1990s brought with it the promise of a new world order. The dramatic geopolitical shift also raised hopes for a comprehensive peace between Israel and two of its bitterest enemies, the Palestinian nation and Syria, achieved by the art of diplomacy and brokered by the Americans. Directed by Dror Moreh (The Gatekeepers) and featuring key players, this fascinating and important documentary looks back at a pivotal decade which started with the signing of the Oslo Accords and ended with a sense of disillusionment, leading to the Second Intifada.

Click here to watch the trailer.

Click here to listen to a podcast of Jonathan Freedland talking with one of the negotiators from the film.

The Human Factor is streamed via the UK Jewish Film virtual cinema, hosted by Dogwoof.

CLICK HERE to rent the film and support UK Jewish Film.

Available now for £9.99*

*UK Jewish Film membership discount not applicable.

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