'Paths of Glory' Revisited: A Still-palpable Jewish Subtext

Why was the classic Kubrick film initially banned in Israel? And why was the subplot of the Jewish character left out?

Stanley Kubrick’s seminal antiwar film, “Paths of Glory” (1957), has just been rereleased to mark the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I. As with previous Kubrick films, this one also contains hidden Jewish echoes.