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A black child born on the US-Mexico border in the twilight of slavery, William Ellis inhabited a world divided along ambiguous racial lines. Adopting the name Guillermo Eliseo, he passed as Mexican, transcending racial lines to become fabulously wealthy as a Wall Street banker, diplomat, and owner of scores of mines and haciendas south of the border.
A young female graduate of Army Ranger School is just belligerent enough to get herself assigned the worst detail of all, Open Skies Surveillance Mission. What she thinks will be a boring, by the books, USA/Ukraine military flight over the United States turns into something with much greater consequences when the surveillance plane is taken hostage and the fate of her colleagues, the plane and the United States is put at risk.
In a dive bar in a small Israeli city, Dov Greenstein, a comedian a bit past his prime, takes the stage for his final show. Over the course of a single evening, Dov’s patter becomes a kind of memoir, taking us back into the terrors of his childhood. And in the dance between comic and audience, a deeper story begins to take shape as Dov confronts the decision that has shaped the course of his life—a story that will alter the lives of several of those in attendance.
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