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THE SISTER AND HER BROTHER


Directed by | Omaima Hamouri & Michael Krotkiewski

Genre documentary  |  Length: 8mins  |  Year of production: 2010


Shown at the 2012 London Palestine Film Festival as part of “The Spring of Young Palestinian Women Filmmakers”, a programme guest curated by Shashat, the Palestinian film NGO:

The Sister and Her Brother is set in Jerusalem it follows the close knit Hamouri family over a series of intimate family situations in which 22 year old Omayma attempts to engage her brother in conversation on some challenging subjects. Soon, the whole family becomes engaged... The film was produced as part of a Shashat training programme for young women filmmakers from Palestine and Sweden, in cooperation with Sweden’s Dramatiska Institutet.