“Chronicle of a disappearance”, Palestine/ Israel 1997
Director: Elia Suleiman, arab./ hebr. with engl. subtitles, 85 Min
Shortly after the signing of the Oslo Agreements in September 1993, the Palestinian film director E.S. returns from his long exil in the US to visit his friends and familie in his place of birth, Nazareth.
He recounts their history and stories, their closeness and enstrangement, their endurance in their daily struggle for self-assertion. ‘Chronicle of a disappearance’ is a journey searching for what it means to be Palestinian.
Intro: “Twenty Handshakes for Peace” by Mahdi Fleifel, part of shortcut series “Suspended Time – 20 Years after Oslo”.
19.30 drinks and snacks
NewYorck im Bethanien – Südflügel – 10997 Berlin – Mariannenplatz 2a
U KottbusserTor – U GörlitzerBhf – Bus 140 Mariannenplatz