Filmed in Israel, the new drama miniseries OUR BOYS, which tells the true story of the events that led to the war outbreak in Gaza, premieres this Friday, August 16 only on HBO.
OUR BOYS follows the events of the summer of 2014, when three Jewish adolescents are abducted and killed by Hamas militants. Israel is in shock, agitated and furious. Two days later, the burned body of one of the Palestinian adolescents from the eastern part of Jerusalem is found in a forest on the western outskirts of the city. In the subsequent days, an agent from the internal terrorism division of Shin Bet (Israel’s internal security agency) investigates the murder, while the parents of the murdered adolescent begin their long and distressing journey in search of justice and closure.
OUR BOYS is a coproduction of KI’s Keshet Studios and HBO and is produced by Movie Plus. The miniseries was created by Hagai Levi, Joseph Cedar and Tawfik Abu-Wael. The executive production is by Hagai Levi, Joseph Cedar, Avi Nir (Keshet Media Group), Alon Shtruzman (Keshet International), Karni Ziv (Keshet Broadcasting), Peter Traugott and Rachel Kaplan (Keshet Studios), Noah Stollman and Michael Lombardo. It is distributed internationally by KI.