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Escape to the Sun

Directed by: Menahem Golan
118 Minutes, 1972

Two young university students wish to escape the oppressive Soviet Union. But their plans are monitored by the KGB, who try to intimidate them. One of them is taken into custody and tortured, which spurs them to make an escape attempt that could cost them their lives.


Director: Menahem Golan

Producer: Menahem Golan

Cast: Laurence Harvey

Cast: Josephine Chaplin

Cast: John Ireland

Cast: Lila Kedrova

Cast: Jack Hawkins

Cast: Yehuda Barkan

Cast: Yehuda Efroni

Cast: Peter Capell

Cast: Gila Almagor

Cast: Clive Revill

Editor: Alfred Srp

Original music: Dov Seltzer

Cinematographer: David Gurfinkel

Writer: Menahem Golan