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IDENTITY: Never mind how hard you try, you can never escape the world [Director Elise Florenty, Marcel Türkowsky]
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De Quelques Événements Sans Signification

CINEMA: Long lost documentary from Morocco found and restored, with a radical message that is highly relevant many years later [Director Mostafa Derkaoui]
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Off Frame AKA Revolution Until Victory

PALESTINE: A Palestinian filmmaker has created an important documentary about his people’s troubled past by finding old footage considered lost. [Director Mohanad Yaqubi]

Who is Afraid of Ideology?

ECO-FEMINISM: Nature is the best source for strength and survival in a war-torn part of the world, and Kurdish women of Syria intend to utilize this while rebuilding their lives when peace settles in again. [Director Marwa Arsanios]

Land Mine

ISRAEL: An apartment building in Jerusalem exposes the repressive and damaging manifestations of Israel’s concept of defense. [Director Tirtza Even]
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Never Whistle Alone

CORRUPTION: In his new film, Marco Ferrari focuses on the heavy personal consequences when you turn into a whistleblower at your own workplace. [Director Marco Ferrari]

The Diviners

IDENTITY: A kaleidoscopic portrait of a strange and divided nation behind the scenes [Director Roman Bordun]
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Our Boys

ISRAEL: Israeli docudrama unfolds the traumatic themes of violence and revenge that led to open war in the summer of 2014. [Director Hagai Levi, Joseph Cedar, Tawfik Abu-Wael]
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Kosher Beach

ISRAEL: A different kind of coexistence is happening on a beach, a bit off the beaten track in secular and pluralistic Tel Aviv. [Director Karin Kainer]

Chasing Yehoshua

PALESTINE: Manhunt on radical West Bank settler turns into clever psychological portrait of loner with a tormented soul. [Director Shay Fogelman]