March 4, 2005
Studio: Samuel Goldwyn Films, Roadside Attractions
Director: Eytan Fox
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Screenwriter: Gal Uchovsky
Starring: Lior Ashkenazi, Knut Berger, Caroline Peters, Gideon Shemer, Hanns Zischler, Carola Regnier, Eyal Rozales, Sivan Sasson
Official website: WalkonWaterthemovie.com
"Walk on Water" follows Eyal, a fierce Mossad agent (Lior Ashkenazi of "Late Marriage") and second-generation Holocaust survivor on assignment to track down an aging Nazi war criminal, Alfred Himmelman. Posing as a tour guide, Eyal befriends Himmelman's German grandchildren in Tel Aviv: Pia and her openly gay brother, Axel. What begins as a deceptive mission evolves into a deeply personal and political journey of conflicting ideologies, changing Eyal's view of the world forever.