FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe Award Winning Series
Upon Which Homeland is Based
Prisoners of War:
Available July 8th, 2014
from Shout! Factory
Shout! Factory will release the award-winning Keshet International series Prisoners of War: Season One
on July 8th, 2014. Featuring all 10 episodes from the first season, the three-DVD set also includes brand new interviews with the cast and creator Gideon Raff, as well as episode commentaries with creator Gideon Raff and Director of Photography Itai Neeman. Created by the award-winning Gideon Raff for Keshet Broadcasting, Prisoners of War
is the original Israeli drama upon which Showtime's Emmy-award winning Homeland
The series follows the story of three Israeli soldiers held captive for 17 years and the lives they return to after being released. Having become national icons, they not only have to rebuild their personal relationships, but reintegrate into the community. As the soldiers struggle to reconnect with family and rejoin society, details about their imprisonment surface that lead to more questions. When secrets of the years gone by begin coming to light, betrayal, resentment and suspicion threaten to destroy their lives all over again.
Since 2011, Prisoners of War
has consistently been the number one drama in Israel. This intriguing and pensive narrative will keep viewers guessing as new facts are gradually uncovered. Starring Yoram Toledano, Yaël Abecassis, Ishai Golan, Mili Avital, Assi Cohen and Adi Ezroni, Prisoners of War: Season One
is a psychological drama that will captivate audiences.
Prisoners of War: The Complete First Season
- An Open Wound: Making Prisoners Of War
- Includes Interviews with cast and creator Gideon Raff.
- Episode Commentaries
- Creator Gideon Raff and Director of Photography Itai Neeman
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