The Israel Film Service Collection

The Scroll of Independence

16 Minutes, 1958
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Directed by: Alfred Steinhardt
Production Company:Geva FilmsIsrael Film Service
Photographer: Nissim (Nicho) Leon
Language: Hebrew
Subtitles: English, Hebrew

the contents of Israel’s Scroll of Independence, read in Ben-Gurion’s voice, against the background of relevant footage. Accompanying the paragraph dealing with development are images of industrial buildings. The passage guaranteeing full rights to the Arab inhabitants of the country is accompanied by images of kaffiyehs and churches. The filmed material contains impressive documentation of the country during the 1940s and 1950s, including the deportation of passengers of the ship Exodus, wartime events, and more.

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