Above and Beyond
UK Jewish Film
Directed by Roberta Grossman 2014 | USA | English | 1h 27 | Certificate PG
The first major feature-length documentary about the foreign airmen in the 1948 War, Above and Beyond brings together new interviews as well as stunning aerial footage to present a fascinating, little-known tale filled with heart, heroism and high-flying chutzpah. Filmed in the United States, Israel and the United Kingdom, Above and Beyond is produced by Nancy Spielberg (Elusive Justice) and directed by Roberta Grossman (Blessed Is the Match), with cinematography by Harris Done (The Last Days), special effects by Industrial Light and Magic and an original score from Hans Zimmer’s Studio.