In Steven Spielberg film Munich, which was based on Mossad operations, depicted Mossads agents as a terrorist group just like the terrorist who killed the 11 Israeli Olympic hopefuls, which is clarified as being inaccurate in the documentary and a Mossads agent describe the film as “a Hollywood movie seen through American spectacles that distorts what really happened in nearly every way"(MacAskill). Of course the documentary, Munich: Mossad’s Revenge, does not mention the film itself, but it does clear up some misconceptions like how there was one team in the operation, which in reality there were number of...
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...o feel by the need that justice was made threw the operations by having the agents who lacked any regrets of the operations the final say in contrast of the opposition of the operations.
The documentary can translate to other aspects of today by having the discussion of counter terrorism and if it works is still an issue not just in Israel, but also in the world. Some make the argument that it is needed in order to prevent innocent lives to be lost, while others make the argument that the only way to tackle the problem of terrorism is to resolve the problem that is conflicting the nations instead of making the problem worse. Although the documentary does have both sides of this idea it is very clear that the director wanted to make the viewer think that Mossad operations was justified to counter terrorism by having the majority of the interviews by in favor of it.
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