Opening Night – Incitement

Opening Night – Incitement

Talkback with lead actor Yehuda Nahar Halevi and Marc Bernstein of Michigan State University’s Michael and Elaine Serling Institute for Jewish Studies and Modern Israel


This psychological thriller follows the year leading up to the 1995 assassination of Israel’s Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin from the point of view of the assassin. The film details the religious, political, and personal turmoil that turned a hot-headed right-wing activist into an extremist and murderer. Winner of the Israeli Ophir Award for Best Picture.

Sponsor: Andi & Larry Wolfe
Co-Sponsor: Lenore & Sheldon Leemon

Running Time: 123 min.
Genre: Drama, Israel
Country: Israel
Director: Yaron Zilberman
Year: 2019
Language: Hebrew with English subtitles

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