Directed by: Julian Schnabel
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Based on the novel by Rula Jebreal, the movie revolves around a real-life orphanage established by a Palestinian woman (Abbass) following the 1948 creation of the Israeli state. (Pinto) was sent to the orphanage in 1978. When, later in life, she goes to teach at a refugee camp and falls for an activist, Miral is torn between resistance and education as separate paths to political change.

Subject:Politics, Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Biography, Adolescence, History
Director:Julian Schnabel
Producers:Jon Kilik
Film Distributor:The Weinstein Company
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a palestinian story

A Palestinian story

Once again, it seems Palestine is not to have the attention it deserves at an especially crucial time in its anguished political history. For some years now, I have been keenly following movies the..View More

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