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Shebabs of Yarmouk + MIG + QA

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in Featured, Programme 2014

Shebabs of Yarmouk + MIG + QA

In Yarmouk (Syria), the Shebabs, a small group of boys & girls, have been friends since they were teens. Now on the eve of adulthood, they have a genuine thirst for life, while being all confronted to intricate situations.

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Omar + Intro

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in Featured, Programme 2014

Omar + Intro

Omar is accustomed to dodging surveillance bullets to cross the separation wall to visit his secret love Nadia. But occupied Palestine knows neither simple love nor clear-cut war. On the other side of the wall, the sensitive young baker Omar becomes a freedom fighter who must face painful choices about life and manhood…

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Saken + Intro

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in Featured, Programme 2014

Saken + Intro

In 1980 a young 18-year-old Palestinian fighter called Ibrahim Salameh left his family in Kuwait to join those fighting for Palestinian freedom in Lebanon. Two years after joining the fighters, Ibrahim was shot while on duty leading to his paralysis, ending his dream of being part of the revolution…

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Salt of this Sea + Skype Q&A

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in Featured, Programme 2014

Salt of this Sea + Skype Q&A

Soraya, 28, born and raised in Brooklyn, decides to return to live in Palestine, the country her family was exiled from in 1948. She meets Emad, a young Palestinian whose ambition, contrary to hers, is to leave forever…

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Open Bethlehem + Q&A

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in Featured, Programme 2014

Open Bethlehem + Q&A

Film director Leila Sansour returns to Bethlehem to make a film about her home town, soon to be encircled by a wall. The film spans seven momentous years in the life of Bethlehem, revealing a city of astonishing beauty and political strife under occupation…

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Resistance Recipes

Posted on Oct 10, 2013 in Featured, Programme 2013

Resistance Recipes

Dasa Raimanova, film director (Resistance Recipes) will be preparing mouth-watering recipes inspired by what she learned in Palestine. Dasa will demonstrate how to cook a Palestinian traditional recipe in front of the audience and reveal some of the secrets she picked up during her stay in Palestine…

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