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Five Broken Cameras (2011)

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As part of our movie discussion nights, in partnership with “Humming Tree” Space we are pleased to invite you to a attend the discussion/screening of the 2011 Documentary “5 Broken Cameras” a Palestinian farmer tells his epic story through visuals.

Main Info

Five Broken Cameras 2011
PG-13, 1h 34min, (Documentary, War), Palestine | Israel | France | Netherlands
Arabic, with English subtitle


Emad, a Palestinian villager, gets his first camera. In his village, Bil'in, a separation barrier is being built and the villagers start to resist this decision. For more than five years, Emad films the struggle, which is led by two of his best friends, alongside filming how Gibreel grows. Very soon it affects his family and his own life. One camera after another is shot at or smashed. Each of the 5 cameras tells part of his story.

Cast and Crew

Director | Emad Burnat, Guy Davidi

Writer | Emad Burnat, Guy Davidi
Cast | Emad Burnat, Soraya Burnat, Mohammed Burnat

Price |  35SR  

Earlier Event: January 23
The Lives Of Others (2006)
Later Event: March 6
Persepolis (2007)