The Rolling Bridge

  • Documentary

  • Country of Production: Israel

  • Year of Production: 2017

  • Length: 17 Minutes

  • Language: Hebrew

 

Directed and written by: Amit Goren

Produced by: Fred Raz

Edited by: Amit Goren

Cinematography: Amit Goren

Participants: Fred Raz, Laskov David, Israel Tal

 

Synopsis:

In "Yom Kippur War" (1973) the Israeli army (IDF) had to cross the Suez Canal with armor vehicles (tanks) in order to win the war. The "Rolling Bridge", a super unique bridge that was developed by David Laskov, enables to launch the bridge into the canal and cross it by tanks, under heavy enemy fire without exposing any Israeli soldier.