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a Plate of SardineS – or the firSt time i heard aBout iSrael

A Short film by Omar Amiralay

Production year : 1996

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Synopsis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In this short documentary, Amiralay re ects on the rst time he heard of Israel. Through recorded conversations with the lmmaker Mohammed Malas, both Ami- ralay and Malas share their own unique stories and experiences about Israel and the Israeli occupation. In his own words he says: “The rst time I heard of Israel,
I was in Beirut, and the conversation was about a plate of sardines. I was 6 years old, Israel was 2.” 

Full credits (3)

Screenwriter :

Omar Amiralay

Editor :

Dominique Pâris

Director of Photography :

Etienne Carton de Grammont

Technical details

Short film

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Nationality :

50% French

Production year :

1996

Runtime :

17 min