The Human Factor

U.K./Israel, 108m, DCP

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Screened May 7–20, 2021

From the Oscar-nominated director of The Gatekeepers comes the untold, behind-the-scenes story of the United States’ 30-year effort to secure peace in the Middle East. With unprecedented access to the foremost American negotiators, The Human Factor is the behind-the-scenes story of how the United States came within reach of pulling off the impossible—securing peace between Israel and its neighbors. Today, the need to learn from past mistakes couldn’t be more urgent. A Sony Pictures Classics release

Official selection: Telluride Film Festival, AFI Fest

Co-sponsored by the Israel Office of Cultural Affairs, Consulate General of Israel in New York.

A film by Dror Moreh

Deeply wise. A stirring argument for the power of humanity.”

Joe Morgenstern, The Wall Street Journal