As long as the truth about what the Israeli regime is and does is limited to documentaries, there is no cause for the worry about such films - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Richard Pearce
    • 23.01.13 | 17:19 (IST)

    It is only if a film that more than a narrow segment of the American public will actually see starts showing the reality, rather than the convenient lies that keep that public complacent about the sorts of governments their own government supports in the region, that the regime should start to worry. Otherwise, these films will be like 'Inconvenient Truth' and have no effect on policy (or even get the issue into election debates) but rather, at most, cause politicians to add some empty language to the occasional speech to claim they are doing something positive while they continue to in fact be a negative force

    from the article: The Israeli occupation is clearer from Hollywood
    First published 03:29 23.01.13 | Last updated 03:29 23.01.13
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