18 2016

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at "Fauda"

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley 702 North 22nd St.
Allentown, PA

Contact Michael Yaffe

Join AIPAC for a Behind-The-Scenes Look at the Hit Israeli Television Show, “Fauda”, with the show's creators Avi Issacharoff, Middle East analyst for the Times of Israel, and Lior Raz, writer and actor.

Dessert will immediately follow the program.

Advanced registration is required. Dietary laws observed. Co-sponsored by the Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of the Lehigh Valley.

For more information or to register, please contact Michael Yaffe, Assistant Area Director at 410-223-4190 or myaffe@aipac.org or click here

“Fauda”, meaning chaos in Arabic, is a thirteen-month old Israeli television series about a team of Israeli undercover agents trying to capture a notorious but fictional Hamas terrorist, Abu- Ahmed. “Fauda”, lauded for its realism, has received critical acclaim shows in Israel and abroad.

Click here to read more about “Fauda”. 

Avi Issacharoff, The Times of Israel's Middle East analyst, fills the same role for Walla, the leading portal in Israel. He is also a guest commentator on many different radio shows and current affairs programs on television. Previously, Avi was a reporter and commentator on Arab affairs for the Haaretz newspaper. He also lectures on modern Palestinian history at Tel Aviv University, and is co- creator and write of the hit Israeli action-drama series, “Fauda”.

In addition, Avi has directed and edited short documentary films on Israeli television programs dealing with the Middle East. Avi also won the "best reporter" award for the "Israel Radio” for his coverage of the second intifada.

Lior Raz is the co-creator and lead actor in the successful television drama “Fauda”. Lior has acted in a variety of feature films, including The Kindergarten Teacher, Policeman, and The World Is Funny. Lior is also a partner in KOOKOORUZA, a production and content company in Israel.