Valley of Tears (Hebrew: עֵמֶק הַבָּכָא, Emek HaBakha), (Series original name: Hebrew: שְׁעַת נְעִילָה, Sh‘at Ne’ila – meaning “Ne’ila time”) is an Israeli war series directed by Yaron Zilberman based on a screenplay by Ron Leshem and starring Aviv Alush, Joy Rieger and Lior Ashkenazi. The production of the series lasted about a decade and its filming took place over 52 days starting on 21 July 2019. The premiere episode of the first season aired on Kan 11 on 19 October 2020. It was subsequently licensed by HBO Max, airing on 12 November 2020.
After Syrian forces infiltrate Hermon, Avinoam attempts to lead his fellow soldiers to safety through the facility’s secret tunnels. While Alush looks out for Yoni, a shell-shocked paratrooper, the 87th grows increasingly worried about the mental stability of their new commander, Caspi. Meni, Melakhi, and Dafna bond as they journey to the Golan Heights to find their loved ones.
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 26 October 2020.
- Running Time: 45 minutes.
- Rating: Unknown.
- Country: Israel.
- Language: Hebrew.