When a Palestinian film crew decides to avert a closed checkpoint by taking a side road, the passengers are slowly taken apart by the brutality of military occupation. Both a visual poem and a narrative about the fragmentation of a people, it also questions the politics of filmmaking.
All Short films at IFFR 2017

The other films shown within Picture Palestine: Ruptured Chronologies

Original title
Ka'inana ashrun mustaheel
Filmmaker
Annemarie Jacir
Country
Palestine
Year
2003
Medium
35mm
Length
17’
Language
English, Arabic
Producer
Annemarie Jacir
Sales
mec film
Writer
Annemarie Jacir
Cinematography
Philippe Bellaiche
Editor
Annemarie Jacir
Sound Design
Bill Toles
Music
Kamran Rastegar
Cast
Reem Abu-Sbaih, Ismail Dabbagh
Website
http://mec-film.de