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Le Plat de sardines

A Short film by Omar Amiralay

Production year : 1997











    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.” 

    Production and distribution

    Full credits (3)

    Screenwriter :

    Omar Amiralay

    Editor :

    Dominique Pâris

    Director of Photography :

    Etienne Carton de Grammont

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :


    Original French-language productions :


    Nationality :

    50% French

    Production year :


    Runtime :

    17 min

    Rating restrictions :



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