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Directed by | Ismail Habash

Genre fiction  |  Length: 27mins  |  Year of production: 2001

Starring Mohammed Bakri, Habash's short is based on a classic story by Ghassan Kanafani. A teacher gets his shoes shined one day the following day he finds the shoe shiner is one of his students and hopes that the student doesn't remember him and become embarrassed. A moving tale of the danger of preconceptions and the ambivalence of truth