A group of Israelis and Palestinians come together in Oslo for an unsanctioned peace talks during the 1990s in order to bring peace to the Middle East.
A bar mitzvah mishap causes a major rift in a devout Orthodox community in Jerusalem.
Paul is preparing to leave Tajikistan, while thinking back on his adolescent years. His childhood, his mother's madness, the parties, the trip to the USSR where he lost his virginity, the friend who betrayed him and the love of his life.
In the 1930s, a Bronx native moves to Hollywood and falls in love with a young woman who is seeing a married man.
In 1951, Marcus, a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with s3xual repression and cultural disaffection, amid the ongoing Korean War.
Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah E. Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a renowned denier, sues her for libel.