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Israel Swings for Gold

Poster for Israel Swings for Gold

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ReleaseMay 2ndGenreDocumentary Runtime1:17DirectorSeth Kramer, Daniel A. Miller, Jere


MEET & GREETS MAY 6, 7, 13 & 14 - In 2021, Israel's baseball team compete d in the Olympics for the first time. With no media allowed in Tokyo's Olympic Village, the players record their own experiences. Mostly newly minted Israelis, they log unexpected battles against anti - Semitism and anti - Zionism. Victory for Israel comes on the playing field, even if not on the podium. Israel Swings for Gold follows the 2018 hit Heading Home: The Tale of Team Israel, about Israel's Cinderella run at the 2017 World Baseball Classic.