Another Take on the Start-up Nation, This One a Bit Less Glamorous

In the new documentary series 'Silicon Wadi,' filmmakers Daniel Sivan and Yossi Bloch discover there is a lot more blood, sweat and tears than luxurious villas in Israel's high-tech world.

Daniel Sivan and Yossi Bloch, the creators of the new Israeli documentary series "Silicon Wadi," premiering Wednesday on the Yes network’s documentary channel, expected to spend most of their filming time in the first-class sections of airplanes, luxurious villas and private swimming pools. But they quickly discovered that the lives of young high-tech entrepreneurs in search of investors and success are...