Al Moukayada Al Kobra (The Great Exchange)

Client: Lebanese Broadcasting Corporation International (LBCI)
Language: Arabic/French
Number of Seasons: 1
Number of Episodes: 2
Length: 52 Minutes

More often than not the most effective bargaining tool in politics is human lives.  This series offers rare insight into the intricate world of Middle Eastern politics by investigating the issues surrounding the exchange of prisoners.  The series follows the stories of people who through either war or politics have been imprisoned and what led to their eventual release.  This two part documentary series looks at the experiences both Israelis and Lebanese prisoners during their captivity and beyond.  The series also includes exclusive and rare footage of infamous downed Israeli pilot Ron Arad and how the abduction of three Israeli soldiers was planned and executed by Hezbollah, explaining all for the first time.

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