When the Smoke Clears tells the true stories of young Israeli soldiers whose injuries leave them fighting for the strength to live. Making breakthroughs and finding meaning by reaching out to those in need, they discover that what didn’t kill them really did make them stronger.
A mini-documentary that follows the personal journey of Mekonen Abebe, a young African immigrant to Israel, as he returns to Ethiopia to explore his roots, make peace with his past and embrace his future in Israel.
Follow the path of five Israeli high school graduates who are drafted into the army to defend their country. Connect with these young people as they undergo a demanding, inspiring journey, revealing the core of who they are and who they want to be.