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French Arabs Beat Up Israel Director Critical of ‘Occupation’

By: JTA

Arab men assaulted an Israeli film director in southern France following the screening of his film criticizing Israeli occupation.

Yariv Horowitz was rendered unconscious as a result of the beating Monday by several men after a screening of “Rock the Casbah” at a film festival in Aubin, Army Radio reported Thursday.

He was treated at the scene and returned later that day to the festival. The report said it was unclear whether his attackers knew Horowitz was Israeli.

The film is set in 1989 during the first intifada and focuses on 18-year-old Tomer, a soldier stationed in Gaza, who is sent to avenge the death of his fellow soldier and comes to some new realizations about the political situation in Judea and Samaria.

 

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2 Responses to “French Arabs Beat Up Israel Director Critical of ‘Occupation’”

  1. Grace Acosta says:

    Oh, the irony! When are Leftists going to learn that a Jew is still a Jew. Hitler didn't care how "progressive" a Jew was, why should the French Arabs? Anti-Semites don't care what we think, they hate us because we exist. PERIOD.

  2. Cody Flecker says:

    This Director of films is a Pimp. Who cares if he was beaten up. Maybe this was Hashems way of saying" it deserves you right".

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