Rock the Casbah

The year is 1989. In an era of Palestinian demands for independence, the State of Israel sends young soldiers to oversee the Arab population in the Occupied Territories. After one of them is killed, the common fate of four young soldiers and one Palestinian family is sealed. The film describes the extraordinary journey of a young soldier trying to find his place in the chaos surrounding him.

Original title:
Rock Ba-Casba
93 minutes

Shown at

  1. 13th Festival of Israeli Cinema in Paris - 2013
  2. 21st Toronto Jewish Film Festival - 2013
  3. 25th Donald M. Ephraim Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival - 2015
  4. Atlanta Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  5. Festival de Cine Judío de Barcelona - 2014

1 Response

  1. jewishfilmfests says:

    Subculture Media: Rock The Casbah (2012)
    “Horowitz positions/immerses viewers amongst the chaos and frustration endured on both sides of the line, jarringly profiling the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from the ground in a style that is uniquely his own.”

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