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On a wintry Friday night in 1986, 14-year-old “A” woke up in his home in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Ein Karem. He took the M-16 rifle that his father brought home from the army reserves and shot his parents and two sisters in the head, point-blank. Then, he changed his clothes and ran to the neighbor’s house. When the police arrived, the detective asked him why he had shot and killed his family. The boy answered that a green creature commanded him to do so. Hundreds of psychiatrists from Israel and abroad tried to decipher this abnormal act, but none could reach a clear conclusion. They spoke with the person closest to the murderer, attorney-at-law, Yossi Arnon, who presents his version for the first time, and admits that the boy had conjured up the fictitious story about a green creature...
Duration: 110 min.
Date of Release: 11.12.20
Country of Production: Israel
Shooting Format: 4K
Festivals & Awards
Jerusalem Film Festival / 2020
yes Docu – DBS Satellite Service
Involved Institutions and Other Financiers
Makor Foundation for Israeli Films, The Israeli Lottery Council for Culture and Arts
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