AKA: LaLehet Al HaMayim
Directed by: Eytan Fox
Starring: Lior Ashkenazi (Eyal), Knut Berger (Axel), Caroline Peters (Pia), Gideon Shemer (Menachem)
Country: Israel; Effed Up Asian Movies
Language: English, German, Hebrew (Eng Subs); Effed Up Israeli Cinema
Genres: Nazism, Revenge, Gay Interest, Siblings-Family
Plot – Spoilers:
An Israeli Mossad agent, Eyal is a top assassin who likes being among the action. So he’s disappointed when he’s assigned the case of an old Nazi officer, Alfred Himmelmann, currently holed up in Argentina. Himmelmann’s granddaughter lives in Israel and her brother will soon be visiting – Eyal is tasked with pretending to be a travel guide and trying to glean information on Himmelmann.
Walk on Water doesn’t skirt around the irony of turning similar to the very type of enemy you seek vengeance against.