Yossi & Jagger

    Genre
    Drama, Romance
  • Runtime
    65 mins
  • Release Date
    2002
  • Countries
    Israel
  • Languages
    Hebrew

ANGELIKA’S NOTE

Romance blooms between two soldiers stationed in an Israeli outpost on the Lebanese border. YOSSI & JAGGER is "a searing, tense and beautifully told film" (Philadelphia Inquirer) that took home both a GLAAD Media Award and a Jury Award at the Tribeca Film Festival.
DIRECTED BY:
Eytan Fox
WRITTEN BY:
Avner Bernheimer
CAST INCLUDES:
Ohad Knoller, Yehuda Levi, Assi Cohen

SYNOPSIS

Jagger is the outgoing unit leader of an Israeli Defense Force squad stationed on the Lebanese border; Yossi is his commanding officer. A contemplative soldier, Yossi is starting to buckle under the burden of his secret homosexuality. Jagger and Yossi explore their growing feelings for one another under the suspicious eyes of their fellow soldiers. Their colonel brings news of an impending attack, which tests the bond between the two lovers.

Yossi & Jagger

    Genre
    Drama, Romance
  • Runtime
    65 mins
  • Release Date
    2002
  • Countries
    Israel
  • Languages
    Hebrew
DIRECTED BY
Eytan Fox
WRITTEN BY
Avner Bernheimer
CAST INCLUDES
Ohad Knoller, Yehuda Levi, Assi Cohen
Romance blooms between two soldiers stationed in an Israeli outpost on the Lebanese border. YOSSI & JAGGER is "a searing, tense and beautifully told film" (Philadelphia Inquirer) that took home both a GLAAD Media Award and a Jury Award at the Tribeca Film Festival.

Jagger is the outgoing unit leader of an Israeli Defense Force squad stationed on the Lebanese border; Yossi is his commanding officer. A contemplative soldier, Yossi is starting to buckle under the burden of his secret homosexuality. Jagger and Yossi explore their growing feelings for one another under the suspicious eyes of their fellow soldiers. Their colonel brings news of an impending attack, which tests the bond between the two lovers.