The Operative

The Operative

  • Writer & Director | Yuval Adler
  • Cast | Diane Kruger, Martin Freeman, Cas Anvar
  • Distributor | Vertical Entertainment

Mossad recruits a woman to become an agent and sends her to Tehran on an undercover mission. When her missions become more dangerous, she decides to quit, forcing her boss to find her before she becomes a threat to Israel.


Based on Yiftach R. Atir’s book, The English Teacher, Yuval Adler’s “THE OPERATIVE” is a taut psychological thriller about a young Western woman “Diane Kruger” recruited by the Mossad to go undercover in Tehran where she becomes entangled in a complex triangle with her handler “Martin Freeman” and her subject “Cas Anvar”.


116 minutes


Anne Carey, Jonathan Doweck, Viola Fugen, Eitan Mansuri, Michael Weber

Executive Producers

Teddy Schwarzman, Ben Stillman, Michael Heimler