Introduction to the End of an Argument

  • 42'
  • Palestine
  • 1990

A fast-paced collage bringing together snippets from Hollywood, European, and Israeli film, documentary, news coverage and footage shot in the West Bank and Gaza strip. Suleiman and Salloum critique the representation of the Middle East, Arab culture and the Palestinian people as produced by the West.

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Directors
Elia Suleiman, Jayce Salloum
Country of production
Palestine
Production Year
1990
Festival Edition
IFFR 2017
Length
42'
Medium
File
Original title
Muqaddimah li-nihayat jidal
Languages
English, Arabic
Producer
Jayce Salloum
Sales
LIMA
Cinematography
Jayce Salloum
Editor
Elia Suleiman, Jayce Salloum
Music
Jayce Salloum
Local Distributor
LIMA
Website
http://www.vtape.org