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Ours is a Country of Words
Ours is a Country of Words (2017)

director: Mathijs Poppe

With: Jamal Hendawi, Mohammad Abbas, Mohammad Zayat, a.o.

In the presence of: Mathijs Poppe

'Ours is a Country of Words' takes place in Shatila, a Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon, that was built in 1948. The story starts at an unknown moment in the future, when the dream of the Palestinian refugees to go back to Palestine becomes reality. A dream that is far removed from their daily life in the camps.

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Screening dates: Ours is a Country of Words

KASKcinema
Special guests: Mathijs Poppe (director)
Sat 14 Oct 2017 17:30 - 18:12 (42 min)
Sphinx Cinema
Special guests: Mathijs Poppe (director)
Sun 15 Oct 2017 22:30 - 23:12 (42 min)
Sphinx Cinema
Special guests: Mathijs Poppe (director)
Thu 19 Oct 2017 14:30 - 15:12 (42 min)

Credits

director: Mathijs Poppe
producer: Elisa Heene
Editor: Mathijs Poppe
Cinematography: Mathijs Poppe

production company: Hogeschool Gent School of Arts (KASK)

More info

dialogue: Arabic
subtitles: Eng subt.
country: Belgium
year: 2017

Filmography

MATHIJS POPPE: Ours is a Country of Words (2017, short).

Technical Specs

format: DCP

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