Set against the chaotic backdrop of recent events in the Middle East, Nadav Schirman’s THE GREEN PRINCE retraces the details of a highly unprecedented partnership that developed between sworn enemies. In the style of a tense psychological thriller, this extraordinary documentary recounts the true story of the son of a Hamas leader who emerged as one of Israel’s prized informants, and the Shin Bet agent who risked his career to protect him.
Certificate: 15 Distributor: Artificial Eye
Dir. Nadav Schirman, Germany/Rest Of World, 2014, 101 mins, some subtitles
Cast (as themselves): Mosab Hassan Yousef, Gonen Ben Yitzhak