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*Followed by Israeli Film Reception*
Sunday, January 10, 7:00 PM
Annenberg Auditorium
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Monday, January 11, 12:00 PM
Annenberg Auditorium
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Israel, 2009, 120 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: Germany
Topics: Crime, Jewish Interest, Middle East
Programs: Awards Buzz: Best Foreign Language Film, John Schlesinger Award
Language: Arabic English Sub-Titles

Awards: "Cannes 09 Special Mention; Most original first feature, London FF"

A powerful crime drama set on the mean streets of Jaffa's Ajami neighborhood, a melting pot of cultures and conflicting views among Jews, Muslims, and Christians. Winner, Five Israeli Academy Awards; Best Israeli Film, Jerusalem Film Festival.

Filmmakers expected to attend:  Directors Scandar Copti & Yaron Shani

DIRECTOR: Scandar Copti , Yaron Shani
Producer: Mosh Danon, Thanassis Karathanos
Editor: Scandar Copti, Yaron Shani
Screenwriter: Scandar Copti, Yaron Shani
Cinematographer: Boaz Yehonatan Yacov
Music: Rabiah Buchari
Principal Cast: Shahir Kabaha, Ibrahim Frege, Fouad Habash, Youssef Sahwani, Scandar Copti, Eran Naim
Filmography: Debut Feature
Print Source: The Match Factory

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