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When I Saw You

Drama
1h 38m 2012PalestineAvailable until 30 September 2021
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When I Saw You
1h 38m

Together with his mother Tarek (11) has to flee from Palestine to Jordan. Having been separated from his beloved father in the chaos of war, Tarek has difficulties adjusting to life in a refugee camp between thousands of tents and prefab houses. Tarek decides to leave the camp on his own account and to look for his father. His longing for a better life, his curiosity and his courage lead him to a group of like-minded people who he encounters in the desert. Together they embark on a journey that will change their life forever.

languages:
Arabic
directors:
Annemarie Jacir
cast:
Mahmoud Asfa, Ruba Blal, Saleh Bakri
advice:
Violence, Adult themes and/or dangerous stunts