Skip to main content
Jerusalem U is committed to strengthening the emotional and intellectual connection of young Jews to Judaism and Israel. It does this through innovative approaches to Jewish and Israel education, specifically the creative use of powerful, informative and provocative films -distributed via the Internet, social media, television, grassroots campaigns and partnerships with mainstream pro-Israel and Jewish organizations.
Beneath the Helmet Film
"Beneath the Helmet: From High School to the Home Front" is a coming-of-age story which follows the journey of five Israeli high school graduates who are drafted into the army to defend their country. At the age of 18, away from their homes, families and friends these young individuals undergo a demanding, inspiring journey, revealing the core of who they are, who they want to be.