Yossi & Jagger (Hebrew: יוסי וג’אגר, romanized: Yossi VeJagger) is a 2002 Israeli romantic drama film directed by Eytan Fox about soldiers at the Israel–Lebanon border who try to find some peace and solace from the daily routine of war.
The film has a sequel entitled Yossi (Hebrew: הסיפור של יוסי Yossi’s Story) released in 2012 that picks up the story a number of years after the events in the first film.
Storyline: Yossi is a Commander at an Israeli outpost near Lebanon. He is however involved in a secret, passionate love affair with his second in command (nicknamed Jagger). The two will often sneak off from the outpost to spend time together. A failed ambush during a full moon leaves Jagger mortally wounded and forces Yossi to finally express his love.
Director: Eytan Fox
Writer: Avner Bernheimer
Stars: Ohad Knoller, Yehuda Levi, Assi Cohen