War (War in The Middle East) Movies on DVD
Marking the 40th anniversary of the Six-Day War, this probing documentary revisits the conflict that set the stage for decades of unrest in the Middle East. Featuring interviews with Israeli and Arab participants in the war as well as rare archival footage, the film depicts the events in 1967 that led to the occupation of the West Bank and the annexation of Jerusalem. AKA: "Six Days." 108 min. Soundtrack: English.
The 2006 war in Lebanon comes into sharper focus with this powerful documentary by spotlighting a series of letters written by a mother living in Beirut at the time of the conflict. The horrors of the war are dramatized in detail as Hanady Salman's writings recount tales of refugees, the wounded, and families struggling to maintain their sanity in the face of the intense and unpredictable violence. 35 min. Soundtrack: English.