A Palestinian artist devises an elaborate plan to get detained in a prison where a large collection of looted Palestinian artefacts has been hidden by a corrupt Israeli prison warden. Together with his fellow prisoners, he works to smuggle the collection out.
The story of a group of Palestinian activists from the Yarmouk refugee camp near Damascus. Their small community has been consumed by displacement, hunger and devestation, rendering it a besieged ghetto. Together, they endeavor to transform home through agriculture, education, music, theater, love and joy.
In his 72-year search for a reason to rest his weary eyes, Altan meets troubled souls that need his help to fall asleep.
A family drama set in Palestine, told from the perspective of the women who hold their families together. Two sisters struggle to realize the power they hold inside, until they’re given the chance to discover it.
When her lover’s sperm is smuggled out of an Israeli jail, Shireen Nazzal is artificially inseminated. Now, she has to cope with life as a single mother in a conservative society.
A portrait of life in Rafah, a city divided in two. One part of the city is in Gaza, while the other lies in Egypt. When the border between them is nearly always closed, life shrinks further, to the size of a waiting room.
The longstanding journey of exile of my grandparents Aïcha and Mabrouk: a couple of Algerian immigrants living in France for over sixty years, whose lives were a succession of separations.
47 years have passed since the attack of a Palestinian Fedayeen group on the Israeli Olympic team in 1972. Afif Hamid, my childhood friend from Ein El Helwe camp in Lebanon, was a member of the group, and was killed in Munich. This film is a personal investigation into the layered history of Palestinian dreams and struggles, despairs and frustrations. It is a journey through time and place, while history remains the daughter of time.
They stole our land, so we steal their cars
When a Palestinian car thief speaks back to his image on Israeli TV, these are his first words. Beneath them lie an underground network, an alternative history, and a forgotten politics.