S-CAR World Cafe Film Series: 5 Broken Cameras

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Kwaw de Graft- Johnson
Claudine Kuradusenge
Claudine Kuradusenge
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S-CAR World Cafe Film Series: 5 Broken Cameras
Event Date:

April 22, 2014 2:00PM through 4:00PM

Past Event
Event Type: Event

S-CAR World Cafe Film Series
Join The John Burton Library on April 22nd
From 2:00PM to 4:00PM
Light Foods Provided


Storyline:
When his fourth son, Gibreel, is born, 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. Daily arrests and night raids scare his family; his friends, brothers and himself are either shot or arrested. One Camera after another is shot at or smashed, each camera tells a part of his story.

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