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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
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Documentary
Director
Philippe Bellaiche, Rachel Leah Jones
Writer
Rachel Leah Jones
Actors
Tareq Barghout, Mahmoud Abbas, Hanan Ashrawi, Udi Adiv
Country
Israel, Switzerland, Canada
Year
2019
Audio Languages
日本語, اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
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» (15)

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Joan Foster

This is a really good documentary, it is one of those documentaries that you either love or hate. I was really impressed with the way the director managed to get such a good story across. I would recommend this movie to anyone, because it is a great example of how a film can be made that is not about the subject of the film, but rather how a film can be made for the audience. It really is a great piece of work, and I am glad that it was made. The production values of the film are just superb, it is not something that you can look at and say "that is a cheap shot". The film is something that you can look at and say "that is a good piece of work". I do not know how the film was made, but if you have seen it, then you will know how it was made. The director is someone who has made some very good documentaries, and I am sure that this is the same person who did this film. I really think that it is worth watching, because I do not know any other film that is so good that it can be seen over and over again.

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Lawrence D.

I am not an activist by any means, but I have seen enough to know that the justice system is broken and we need to fix it. I like to read books and I think that a lot of this documentary was based on what I read in the book. I also think that it was an interesting story, and I thought that it was well acted. The thing that was so interesting about the book is that it was a long book, and I think that there was a lot of information that was missing from the book that was very important to the story. I think that the film is an interesting and informative way of telling the story. I think that the reason why the book is so interesting is that it is based on real people. I think that it is a great movie to show people that there is justice out there, and that the system is not broken, and that people can make a difference.

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Scott V.

What a horrible movie! It was so depressing and depressing. The movie was bad. The acting was horrible. It was really boring. I mean, what was it about? It wasn't like I had a problem with the movie, it was like the movie was so bad. I just wanted to leave it at that. It was so bad. I was disappointed. I'm not the one who makes the rules. I'm just the one who goes to the movies and doesn't want to see another movie like this. I felt like I was watching a bad movie.

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Amber H.

I was fortunate enough to see this at the Toronto International Film Festival, and it was truly an eye-opening experience. The story behind the film is incredibly powerful, and I can't wait to see what they do next. The director, Eli Koteas, is also the producer of the film, and I think he was able to capture the viewer with a powerful, honest, and honest approach to the story. As an Indian-American I was very impressed with the way he took the story and depicted it in a way that was not stereotypical. For example, he did not show the film as a documentary, but a narrative. He also did not use music to convey emotion, and he didn't use subtitles for the majority of the film. There was a very interesting way he presented the information on the film. For example, when he was talking about the history of the Indian reservations and the hardships that the Indians went through, he showed the same information, but with a different tone, which made it seem like the information was not used to sell a film, but to tell the story. For example, he showed the information in the same tone that the movie was shot, but instead of just saying the information, he used the tone to tell the story. Another example of this is when he used the music to convey emotion. For example, when he was talking about the history of the Indian reservations and how the movie was shot, he used the music to show the atmosphere of the time period and the music became a part of the movie. In my opinion, it was a very powerful film, and I think it is a must-see film for everyone. I would recommend this film to everyone.

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Aaron

When I first heard about this documentary, I was skeptical because it is very rare for a documentary to come out and actually impact people and that is what this documentary did. I thought it would be an amazing documentary about the common people of the United States and how they see themselves. I was pleasantly surprised to see how many people from all walks of life, regardless of race, sex, or political persuasion, were very appreciative of it and saw themselves reflected in it. This film certainly shows the injustices of racism and the negative effects that it has on people. It's a must-see and it is a documentary that will be a part of the discussion for many years to come. This is a great example of how documentaries can impact people and how they can bring about change.

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Deborah Cox

I will admit that I had a pretty skewed idea of the world as I was raised in a Christian household. However, the two hours that I watched this documentary seemed to stretch from a Christian perspective. I felt as if I was watching a documentary about Christianity and Christian theology. The answers to all of the questions presented are presented to us as facts. The documentary is presented in a way that is objective and takes us through the difficulties that we face. My problem with this documentary is that it doesn't seem to present the same answers as I would have liked to. It leaves a lot of things out, which I believe would have made the documentary much more powerful. However, for the most part, the information presented was good, and the information presented is very understandable. The documentary has some really good examples of what the Bible says about marriage, but it does not follow them the way that I would have liked. In the end, I would recommend this documentary to anyone who wants to learn about the Bible and the Bible's teachings.

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Kathryn O.

What does it mean to be a hero? How do you choose? How do you choose to be a hero? Why did the Japanese go to war? These are questions that can be asked with a lot of depth. But all of these questions are answered in this film. It is a great film that has a great message. You will want to watch this film many times. It is a great film that should be in the film school curriculum. I highly recommend this film.

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Larry

I think this documentary is extremely interesting and interesting. It's a good look at how a small team of people can change the world. I was surprised that it was so small in size and that so many people were involved. I also think it's interesting that the group of people who are the most affected by the loss of innocence are not aware of the facts. Many people may not have heard about the case before, but it has affected so many people. It is important to educate people about the true story and how it happened. I also liked that there was not a bias, but the different viewpoints and the fact that they were all speaking their own opinion. I thought that it was great to see how many different opinions were brought out of a single event. I also liked the fact that they did not focus on the fact that many people were affected and that it was a difficult time in their lives. They did focus on the fact that the truth and the consequences were already known. This documentary is an excellent source of information on what happened. The documentary will also make you realize that justice is not always fair, but you have to take it on the chin. This is something that you should definitely know before it happens to you. The documentary is great and it's definitely worth a watch. It's interesting to see what the other side of the story is. You will definitely learn something.

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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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Kimberly

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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Roger

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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Zachary

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.