Steam Advocate


Advocate is a movie starring Mahmoud Abbas, Udi Adiv, and Hanan Ashrawi. A look at the life and work of Jewish-Israeli lawyer Lea Tsemel who has represented political prisoners for nearly 50 years.

Other Titles
Lea Tsemel, avocate, Defensora, Lea Tsemel, Anwältin, 魔鬼辯護人, Eldsjälen, Oikeudenpalvelija, Adwokatka, Advokat i Israel, Lea Tsemel, Orehet Din
Running Time
1 hours 54 minutes
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Philippe Bellaiche, Rachel Leah Jones
Rachel Leah Jones
Tareq Barghout, Mahmoud Abbas, Hanan Ashrawi, Udi Adiv
Israel, Switzerland, Canada
Audio Languages
日本語, اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Japanese, اللغة_العربية, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

A look at the life and work of Jewish-Israeli lawyer Lea Tsemel who has represented political prisoners for nearly 50 years.

Comments about documentary «Advocate» (7)

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Paul S.

I am a registered member of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) and a freelance writer and consultant. In this film, Michael Moore speaks candidly about his experiences as a conservative Republican, and the history that shaped his views. Through interviews with politicians, celebrities, and historians, Moore explores the American conservative movement and the history of the conservative movement as a whole. For example, he discusses the conservative-movement's deep roots in the Depression, and how the movement, with the advent of World War II, developed a strategy of mass mobilizations and cultural influence. In fact, Moore's interviews with three presidents are fascinating because they all exhibit the traits of the modern conservative movement: they are highly educated, highly articulate, highly conservative, and highly successful. This film is an excellent introduction to the history of the conservative movement and the history of American conservatism, both as a movement and as a movement in politics. It is an excellent tool for learning about the movement's history.

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I was not expecting a film of this quality and the amount of research that went into it. I think that the time and effort that went into this film is well worth the watch. I watched this film as part of a class at my college and it was very enlightening. I think that this film is very true to the real world of people who are struggling to find the right path in life. I am going to watch this film again and I think that it is going to be one of my favorites for a long time.

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This documentary is based on the story of Roger Martin, a white man living in Mississippi who found himself having to defend himself against a racist black teenager. I found this film to be very compelling and thought provoking. I thought it was very well done. I would recommend this film to anyone.

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Amber Cruz

I saw this movie for the first time at the cinema, and I liked it. It is not a movie that I would pay to see again, but I think it is worth seeing for the first time. The problem I had with it was that I had to pay attention, which is not easy to do. I am sure that I will get it right next time, but I will try to pay attention to the details. The movie is a good example of a documentary. The movie is about a lot of things that affect our lives. I thought that the movie was good, and I would recommend it to anyone.

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Edward Welch

I got a chance to view this documentary about a lawyer who was falsely accused of rape by a very popular TV celebrity. He was one of the lawyers who represented one of the women. This is a very compelling documentary. It shows the good and the bad side of being a lawyer and a man. There are many beautiful scenes, some very touching and some funny. There are a lot of other scenes that are just plain funny. It is very well done and very insightful. I hope this film is shown as widely as possible. I would like to see this as well. I am sure that if you are a woman or a man who is thinking about taking the law into your own hands, you will find this documentary inspiring. It is a very good documentary and it is well worth your time. I give it a 9 out of 10.

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Joan Hernandez

What a film! This film is one of the most riveting I have ever seen. The interview of the defendant is riveting, his first sentence the quote I like to think of is "I'm a lawyer, and I've been given a very bad rap." I had never heard the words "McDonalds" and "Red Light District" in my life, yet this film brought them into my mind, so I have learned a lot about the world of the "red light district". The whole film is riveting, it made me feel like I was actually in the courtroom. The first and last sentence of the film are as follows. "F*ck McDonalds!" And the third sentence of the film is as follows "F*ck Red Light District!"

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It's a shame that so many reviewers have been so harsh on this film. I think they were expecting something with a bit more depth. For those who have read the book, it's really a great read. It's not only about the book, but it's about the different times in which it was written. The one thing that really struck me about the film was the scene in which we are shown a family of four living in the back of a car. They're all being cared for by a woman in the front seat. It's the first time that I have seen this woman in a film, and it really does seem like a rather lonely role for her. The woman in the front seat is not as much of a presence as the one in the back. It's not that she's a bad actress, she's just the kind of woman who doesn't have much to do. She's not the most appealing person, and she's the one that I think is the most frustrating. I think the problem with the film is that it's too focused on the family and not enough on the people who live there. The problem is that the family in the book is very different from the one in the film. It's not that they're bad people, but they're not interesting characters. It's just that they're very different from the ones in the book. It's not that the family in the film is bad, it's just that they're very different from the ones in the book. I think the film has some good things about it, but the book is more interesting. I really enjoyed this film and I would definitely recommend it to anyone who's read the book. I think it's a good film, but I think it's also a little too focused on the family.