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DIRECTED BY
Christy Garland
Palestine, Canada, Denmark | PG | 89 min | Documentary | Arabic
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Cinema Akil, Alserkal Avenue
Raised in a refugee camp in the West Bank, while her mother was in an Israeli prison, Walaa is determined to become one of the few women in the Palestinian Security Forces—not easy for a girl who breaks all the rules. Following Walaa from 15-21, with an intimate POV, What Walaa Wants is the compelling story of a defiant young girl navigating formidable obstacles and disproving the negative predictions from her surroundings and the world at large. Read More...


DIRECTED BY
Mohamed Jabaly
Palestine, Norway | PG | 80 min | Documentary | Arabic
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Cinema Akil, Alserkal Avenue
Ambulance is a raw, first-person account of the War in July 2014. Mohamed Jabaly, a young man from Gaza City joins an ambulance crew as the war approaches. What is it like to live under constant threat. How can Mohamed find his place in a country under siege, where there seems to be no foreseeable future? We experience the war through Mohamed’s eyes, watching directly from the passenger's seat, as he comes of age among dead bodies, terrified families, and the constant risk of sudden death. Read More...