Directed by Annemarie Jacir. In 1967 Jordan right after the Six-Day War, an 11-year-old Palestinian boy living in a refugee camp with his mother decides to journey home on his own and reunite with his father. Palestine’s official entry for the 2013 Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.“Yet another first-rate film from a Middle East rich with them.” –Village Voice. Cleveland premiere. Co-presented by Interfaith Peace Builders, Ohio; followed by a discussion.
Palestine/Jordan/Greece/United Arab Emirates, 2012, subtitles, color, Blu-ray, 98 min.
Admission is $9; CMA members, seniors 65 & over, and students $7; or one CMA Film Series voucher. Vouchers, in books of ten, can be purchased at the Ticket Center for $70 (CMA members $60).