Held Hostage: The Sis and Jerry Levin Story


2h 1991

Brief Synopsis

A television movie based on the real-life experiences of Sis Levin, the wife of CNN reporter Jerry Levin, who was taken hostage in Lebanon by Shiite fundamentalists in 1984, and her struggle to free him.

Film Details

Also Known As
Beirut, Forgotten: The Sis and Jerry Levin Story
Release Date
1991
Location
Jaffa, Israel; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A television movie based on the real-life experiences of Sis Levin, the wife of CNN reporter Jerry Levin, who was taken hostage in Lebanon by Shiite fundamentalists in 1984, and her struggle to free him.

Crew

Tim Archer

Rerecording

Asi Asterkin

Other

Aaron Barsky

Assistant Director

Fran F Bascom

Casting Director

Itzik Ben-aroya

Key Grip

Danny Ben-menahem

Location Manager

Steven M Blacher

Consultant

Richard Borchiver

Producer

Molly Bradford

Assistant

Anne Brittany

Screenplay

Anne Brittany

From Story

Marie Cantin

Production Manager

Marie Cantin

Associate Producer

Tom Case

Makeup Artist

Shosh Cohen-elbaz

Other

Sue Cunningham

Assistant

Zdena Daud

Makeup Artist

Rudy Dillon

Costume Designer

Bill Doyle

Location Manager

William Eckert

Key Grip

Danielle Elaine

Script Supervisor

Eitan Evan

Production Supervisor

Steve Foster

Adr Editor

Charles Fox

Music

David Franco

Music Supervisor

Glenda Ganis

Production Designer

Terry Gordica

Rerecording

Cary Gordon

Assistant Director

David Gurfinkel

Director Of Photography

Bruce Hart

Screenplay

Levia Hon

Casting Director

Christopher Hutton

Sound Effects Editor

Ron Issak

Assistant Director

Mike Juhn

Unit Manager Assistant

Jeff Karsner

Assistant

Pini Klavir

Special Effects

Beverly Klein

Costume Supervisor

Rakefet Levy

Costume Designer

Dudu Liss

Sound Mixer

Ruthy Lustig-dassa

Production Coordinator

Eileen Mcguire

Production Accountant

Irit Mimran-ba'ham

Wardrobe Assistant

Brian Moore

Transportation Coordinator

Patrick Moore

Transportation Captain

Lori Mozilo

Assistant Editor

Helen Myer

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Steve Nelson

Sound Mixer

Dennis Nemec

Coproducer

Mark Newman

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Benny Ofer

Gaffer

Monti Olson

Assistant

Reinhart Peschke

Gaffer

Carol Polakoff

Producer

Shneor Ratchovsky

Production Auditor

Cecilia Rodarte

Set Decorator

Ariel Roshko

Production Designer

Jan Shah

Post-Production Coordinator

Haim Sharir

Production Manager

Ramy Shy

Property Master

Jon Slan

Executive Producer

Philip Stilman

Post-Production Supervisor

David Touster

Property Master

Vince Vaituekunas

Titles

Nadia Vanesse

Dialect Coach

Toni-ann Walker

Hairdresser

Stan Warnow

Editor

Michael Warshavsky

Assistant Director

Zeev Ziegler

Other

Dina Zvi

Script Supervisor

Film Details

Also Known As
Beirut, Forgotten: The Sis and Jerry Levin Story
Release Date
1991
Location
Jaffa, Israel; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States January 13, 1991

Previous titles: "Beirut," and "Forgotten: The Sis and Jerry Levin Story."